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.
The number of Canadian seniors living with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia is rising steadily, and so is the burden on caregivers and health care systems.
Dementia in Canada provides a comprehensive look at dementia’s impact on Canada’s health systems, and the challenges seniors living with dementia face at home, in long-term care and in hospitals.
About 61% of seniors with dementia in Canada live at home — and they require support while staying there.
The growing number of seniors living with dementia is leaving some primary care doctors feeling less well-prepared to manage dementia care in the community.
Seniors with dementia from lower-income neighbourhoods in Canada are more likely to visit hospitals for falls than those from more affluent areas.
Few seniors living with dementia in Canada receive palliative care and end-of-life services, despite having higher mortality than other seniors.
People caring for seniors with dementia put in more hours, are more likely to feel distress.
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.
This annual update from CIHI's Hospital Mental Health Database includes tables about mental Illness or addictions, with breakdowns by diagnosis group. See new tables for eating disorders.
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.
Asthma hospitalization rates for Canadians younger than 20 have declined by 50% over the past 10 years. Yet asthma continues to be one of the leading causes of hospital stays among this age group. Take a closer look.
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.
The data tables report on the supply, employment and demographic trends of Canada’s nursing workforce.
This document presents trends in the nursing supply and workforce in Canada and each of its provinces and territories.
Declining numbers of new graduates, combined with growing outflow of those late in their careers, has led to a slow down in growth of employed regulated nurses in Canada, new CIHI data analysis shows.
CIHI provides data on the quality of cardiac care in Canada. View reports on quality indicators and access data on other indicators related to cardiac care.
Hospital Standardized Mortality Ratio: Technical Notes, November 2016