The Discharge Abstract Database (DAD) is routinely analyzed for data quality issues during the submission year and after database closure. Suspect findings are communicated back to the submitting facilities for investigation and correction while the database is still open for submission
Open-year data quality tests performed on NACRS in 2018–2019, including the rules, patient care types, submission levels, selection criteria and data elements used.
This report highlights comparable estimates of opioid use and harms in Canada and Australia from CIHI and the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW).
This guide provides you with 2 SAS macros that you can use for analyzing health inequalities, as well as methodology notes, formulae and considerations for reporting your results.
The glossary defines terms used throughout the toolkit and the literature, and contains information on the availability and use of composite indices in Canada.
This guide summarizes key information and considerations for measuring health inequalities using an area-level approach and Statistics Canada’s PCCF and PCCF+ tools.
This document contains a list of organizations that have produced helpful resources to support planning for, analyzing and reporting on health inequalities.
This edition highlights national CJRR coverage, data submission deadlines, data quality reminders and recent releases.
CIHI's annual report provides an overview of the organization, its corporate achievements in the past fiscal year, the priorities for the upcoming year and a summary of the audited financial statements.
This job aid provides guidance in locating the correct ICD-10-CA primary code assignment for conditions or symptoms that meet the criteria of a post-intervention condition.
This manual is intended to serve as a resource for organizations that are interested in collecting PROMs and implementing CIHI standards for PROMs in hip and knee arthroplasty.
A summary of information for external users of the data. The document helps users assess whether the quality of the data fits their intended use.
Review the composition of the Hospital Mental Health Database, data quality and other information relevant to data users.
Get detailed information on the Hospital Mental Health Database data elements.
This document summarizes the strengths and limitations of the nursing data contained in our analytical products and the ways in which it can be effectively used and analyzed.
This document presents trends in the nursing supply and workforce in Canada and each of its provinces and territories.
Hospital Standardized Mortality Ratio: Technical Notes, November 2016
Clinicians play a key role in producing high-quality data. To help ensure quality data, print this handy pocket card that lists key information that should be documented in patient charts.
Clinicians play a key role in producing high-quality data. This printable poster includes a checklist with key information that should be documented in patient charts.
A document listing the mandatory and optional data elements required to support the collection of comprehensive pan-Canadian oncology drug data.