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These data tables compare ED visits from January to March 2019 and 2020, including number of visits, demographics, Canadian Triage Acuity Scale (CTAS) levels and top diagnoses.
Definitions of priority areas for wait times, including cancer treatment, cardiac care, diagnostic imaging, joint replacement and sight restoration.
Technical notes outlining CIHI's methodology to analyze priority procedure wait times and access to health care data.
Approximately 30% of patients who required a hip or knee replacement or cataract surgery did not have their procedure done within the recommended wait times.
A description of CIHI's 4 focus areas for Indigenous health: foundational capacity, relationships and partnerships, governance of Indigenous data, and analysis and capacity-building.
The NACRS Submission Manual provides a comprehensive description of the data submission process. This manual includes information that will assist facilities with data submission management.
Inpatient hospitalization statistics are obtained from CIHI's national Hospital Morbidity Database (HMDB) and Discharge Abstract Database (DAD). Emergency department visits are sourced from the National Ambulatory Care Reporting System (NACRS).
View data tables about emergency department visits and length of stay by province and territory for 2018–2019, based on data submitted to the National Ambulatory Care Reporting System.
Technical notes that outline how we analyzed priority procedure wait times and data on access to health care.
View data tables about emergency department visits and length of stay by province and territory for 2017–2018, based on data submitted to the National Ambulatory Care Reporting System.
Seniors living with dementia spend more time in the emergency department and have higher rates of hospitalization than other Canadians 65 and older, CIHI analysis shows.
Wait times for priority procedures, including provincial data in 5 priority areas: cancer treatment, cardiac care, diagnostic imaging, joint replacement and sight restoration.
Comparative list of 2018–2019 mandatory and optional data elements for all NACRS data submission options.
View data tables about emergency department visits and length of stay by province and territory for 2016–2017, based on data submitted to the National Ambulatory Care Reporting System.
Emergency department visits and hospitalizations for injuries and trauma from 2010–2011 to 2015–2016.
Wait Times (HTML)
Interactive Wait Times tool to explore benchmarks for treatment and wait times across Canada.
Technical notes outlining the methodology used in the production of Wait Times for Priority Procedures in Canada, 2017.
The Presenting Complaint List (PCL) was developed by the Canadian Emergency Department Information System (CEDIS) Working Group. It includes common symptoms, complaints, problems or reasons for seeking medical care. The Canadian Emergency Department Diagnoses Shortlist (CED-DxS) includes more than 800 diagnoses in common terms, which are mapped to ICD-10-CA codes.
Emergency department visits and hospitalizations for injuries and trauma from 2010–2011 to 2014–2015.
An assessment of the rate of ambulance use among stroke and heart attack cases.