The admission, discharge and follow-up recording forms include all mandatory and optional data elements for the National Rehabilitation Reporting System (NRS) at CIHI.
The National Rehabilitation Reporting System (NRS) Data Quality Documentation provides users of NRS data with information on its history and composition, as well as on major limitations of the data and appropriate uses.
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.
Get perspectives from decision-makers on improving health system efficiency in Canada. Find the forum discussion notes here.
This report introduces the work undertaken to develop a new measure of hospital harm that is linked to evidence-informed practices.
A summary of results from a reabstraction study on DAD data, providing an assessment of coding quality, with a particular focus on data used to measure patient safety.
Catalogue of patient safety information in CIHI's data holdings and publicly available products.
Measuring patient harm in Canadian hospitals to improve patient safety.
Hospital Harm measure definition, scope, data source and framework.
Frequently asked questions related to the Hospital Harm project, including information on the new measure, associated improvement resource and pan-Canadian findings.
The Ontario Mental Health Reporting System (OMHRS) Interpreting SWPD Reports Guide assists facilities in reviewing their facility specific System for the Classification of In-Patient Psychiatry (SCIPP) Weighted Patient Day (SWPD) reports. Find this product listed in the Ontario Mental Health Reporting System (OMHRS) Supporting Documentation product series in our eStore.
Highlights of prescription drug data availability, recent analytic products and related reports.
Summary of data holding availability by jurisdiction and by year for all CIHI databases.
A report that compares Canada's international performance in premature mortality, measured by potential years of life lost, with the performance of 17 other high-income countries.
Infographic showing that the hospitalization gap for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) by income has widened over time.
The full data set accompanies the report and tool Canada’s International Health System Performance Over 50 Years: Examining Potential Years of Life Lost.
Examines the privacy, confidentiality and security risks associated with the HMHDB.
Information on the fitness of National Rehabilitation Reporting System (NRS) data for various uses.
A tool that compares leading causes of premature death due to cancer, heart disease, stroke and external causes, over a 50-year period, in 18 high-income countries.