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.
March 15, 2012
Examines the privacy, confidentiality and security risks associated with the NPDUIS Database.
May 6, 2011
A technical document describing how RUG-III (44-group) Case Mix Index values are calculated.
April 7, 2011
A review of literature concerning physician retirement and three interrelated sets of empirical analysis.
April 4, 2011
Information sheet highlighting public drug program spending on seniors, including the number and types of drugs used, with a focused analysis on potentially inappropriate drug use.
September 10, 2010
Detailed description of the data elements and submission requirements for the National Physician Database.
August 31, 2010
Drug claims data and comparative drug coverage information can be accessed through this reporting application
July 8, 2010
Factors that can influence whether or not a family physician is accepting new patients, and how these differ.
March 9, 2010
How physicians are paid and the distribution of physicians by age, gender and specialty.
October 30, 2009
Visit CIHI's online store for the Resource Utilization Group, version III Home Care (RUG-III-HC) Grouping Methodology: Flowcharts and SAS Code, HCRS Version, 2010–2011 manual.
August 20, 2009
The evolution and behaviour of Canada's international medical graduates over four decades.
December 3, 2007
The complexities of health human resources planning and management, and information on supply trends for various health professions.
August 16, 2006
Variations in family doctors' billing practices across jurisdictions and 10-year trends within each province.
January 11, 2006
How physicians are distributed in Canada, and how physicians in communities of different sizes differ on several demographic characteristics.
June 13, 2005
Supply, distribution, education, regulation, scopes of practice, work life and health of Canada's health care providers.
November 9, 2004
How family doctors' billing practices and the family practice environment changed over 10 years.
June 5, 2002
Trends affecting the physician workforce in the 1990s and how policy decisions may also affect physician supply levels in Canada.
January 14, 2002
CIHI’s health workforce data and Statistics Canada’s census and Labour Force Survey data.