This toolkit provides the information and resources needed to understand and use the CIHI Reference Data Model.
This diagram illustrates the CIHI Reference Data Model.
Volume and length of stay of inpatient hospitalizations and surgeries in Canada in 2014–2015.
Volumes, lengths of stay and standardized rates for inpatient hospitalizations for the DAD in 2014.
Data submission specification changes for 2016–2017 for CIHI's Continuing Care Reporting System.
Study on the use of antipsychotics among seniors living in long-term care facilities, and on concurrent use with other psychotropic drugs.
This product describes the System for Classification of In-Patient Psychiatry (SCIPP) grouping methodology through flowcharts and SAS code. This grouping methodology is meant for use with all Ontario Mental Health Reporting System (OMHRS) data.
Information on the use of antipsychotics among seniors living in long-term care facilities, and on concurrent use with other psychotropic drugs.
The Ontario Mental Health Reporting System — Guide to Interpreting Quarterly Comparative Reports explains the format and the information presented in the Quarterly Comparative Reports.
Examines the privacy, confidentiality and security risks associated with NSIR.
Provide an overview of the DAD and NACRS data submission protocols and rules, including how to submit original records as well as corrections and deletions.
Comparative list of 2016–2017 mandatory and optional data elements for DAD acute inpatient and day surgery abstracts.
Comparative list of 2016–2017 mandatory and optional data elements for all NACRS data submission options.
Z-code changes to coding and abstracting within the context of ALC.
Terminology for use in patient assessment and electronic health record documentation for the collection of standardized clinical outcomes reflecting nursing practices in Canada.
Standards and protocols for administering the Canadian Patient Experiences Survey — Inpatient Care (CPES-IC).
Data element definitions and guidelines for collecting data in the Canadian Patient Experiences Survey — Inpatient Care (CPES-IC) Minimum Data Set (MDS).
The 2015 Commonwealth Fund International Health Policy Survey focused on the experiences of primary care physicians in 10 developed countries.
Open-year data quality tests performed on the DAD in 2015–2016, along with the rules, selection criteria and data elements used.
Open-year data quality tests performed on NACRS in 2015–2016, including the rules, patient care types, submission levels, selection criteria and data elements used.