The overall amount of opioids Canadians are getting in prescriptions is dropping, while the number of prescriptions for the drugs is rising amid the opioid crisis, new CIHI data shows.
Open-year data quality tests performed on NACRS in 2017–2018, including the rules, patient care types, submission levels, selection criteria and data elements used.
CIHI produces annual data quality reports to assess the contribution of each province and territory to 11 of CIHI's databases.
A joint effort of CIHI, CorHealth and the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, this poster explores Ontario’s efforts toward the stroke best practice of providing 180 minutes of daily face-to-face therapy.
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
Provides pan-Canadian, comparable information on mortality and readmission outcomes following common cardiac procedures.
Supplementary data tables for the Cardiac Care Quality Indicators Report. Reporting is at the Canadian, provincial and cardiac care centre levels.
This educational roadmap provides the resources to help current users of ICD‑10‑CA/CCI to enhance their skill sets and knowledge relating to coding and classification.
This poster provides an initial look at a growing source of information about patients’ post-stroke function and their subsequent discharge destinations following acute care.
Information on the CCQI project, which supports centres across Canada in their quality improvement efforts.
CIHI’s requirements for collecting acute and ambulatory care data, for consideration and implementation in e-health systems.
Update on changes to data collection requirements for DAD and NACRS
The CIHI Portal User Guide is a reference document for all users to quickly learn how to use CIHI Portal’s features/functionalities or perform specific tasks.
Quick Stats for DAD/HMDB Hospitalization Rate, Average Length Of Stay, Top 10 High-Volume Inpatient Hospitalizations and Surgeries, and Hospital-Based Newborn Rate, 2015–2016.
The indicator includes 31 clinical groups that fall under 4 categories of harm: Health Care–/Medication-Associated Conditions, Health Care–Associated Infections, Patient Accidents and Procedure-Associated Conditions.
This release provides each hospital with the results of a suite of Cardiac Care Quality indicators.
An explanation of the ELOS calculation and the RIW calculation for typical and atypical acute care inpatient cases.
The tables include the Estimated Length of Stay (ELOS) and Weight indicators by methodology year, as well as a list of HIGs.
Number and percentage of induced abortions reported by Canadian hospitals and clinics in 2015–2016.
Instructions on how to order the Rehabilitation Minimum Data Set Manual from CIHI’s eStore.