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May 18, 2018
A document listing the mandatory and optional data elements required to support the collection of comprehensive pan-Canadian oncology drug data.
May 17, 2018
A document listing the mandatory and optional data elements required to support the collection of comprehensive pan-Canadian oncology drug data.
May 17, 2018
These data tables examine the number and types of drugs prescribed and potentially inappropriate drug use among seniors in Canada.
May 17, 2018
Read this report to find out about the number and types of drugs prescribed, potentially inappropriate drug use and drug use in long-term care facilities among seniors in Canada.
May 17, 2018
Although seniors make up only 17% of the Canadian population, they are estimated to account for roughly 40% of all spending on prescribed drugs. Find out more about drug use among seniors in Canada on this page. 
June 27, 2014
A quick reference guide on accessing and using RUG Weighted Patient Day (RWPD) reports.
June 9, 2014
Resource materials for Resource Utilization Group, version III and RUG Weighted Patient Days, including frequently asked questions.
April 25, 2014
A summary of the differences between the Resource Utilization Group, version III 44-group and 34-group methodologies.
April 22, 2014
Examples of residential care episodes captured in RWPD reports..
October 18, 2013
A job aid describing how to document the number of medications (Section O1) in continuing and residential care.
October 18, 2013
A job aid describing how to document activities of daily living (Section G1) in continuing and residential care.
September 27, 2013
A job aid describing how to document therapies (Section P1b) in continuing and residential care.
September 27, 2013
A job aid describing how to document nursing rehabilitation or restorative care (Section P3) in continuing and residential care.
September 27, 2013
A job aid describing how to document devices and restraints (Section P4) in continuing and residential care.
March 26, 2013
Report providing an overview of the prevalence of hospitalization of seniors due to adverse drug reactions and related risk factors.
October 31, 2012
Joint report released by Accreditation Canada, the Canadian Institute for Health Information, the Canadian Patient Safety Institute and the Institute for Safe Medication Practices Canada, aimed at reducing medication-related errors as a priority for advancing safe, quality health care in Canada.
March 27, 2012
Overview of drug spending, impact of cost drivers, changes in drug discovery and pharmaceutical policy that influence the availability, use and price of drugs.
May 6, 2011
A technical document describing how RUG-III (44-group) Case Mix Index values are calculated.
August 31, 2010
Drug claims data and comparative drug coverage information can be accessed through this reporting application