This guide provides you with 2 SAS macros that you can use for analyzing health inequalities, as well as methodology notes, formulae and considerations for reporting your results.
The glossary defines terms used throughout the toolkit and the literature, and contains information on the availability and use of composite indices in Canada.
This guide summarizes key information and considerations for measuring health inequalities using an area-level approach and Statistics Canada’s PCCF and PCCF+ tools.
This document contains a list of organizations that have produced helpful resources to support planning for, analyzing and reporting on health inequalities.
Suggested Learning and Development for the interRAI instrument in continuing care.
Recommended definitions for a selection of equity stratifiers for measuring health inequalities: age, sex, gender, income, education and geographic location.
This information sheet provides an overview of the Resource Utilization Groups version 3 home care (RUG-III HC) grouping methodology.
An overview of clinical quality indicators for home care, developed by interRAI, that are now reported by CIHI.
With this series of products and tools, we want to better understand how Canada’s seniors transition from living independently to receiving continuing care services.
CIHI is developing a new reporting system that will manage the information captured by organizations using interRAI’s new integrated suite of assessments.
This document provides an overview of the interRAI Contact Assessment (CA) instrument and how the Home Care Reporting System and interRAI CA data can be used.
This information sheet provides an overview of CIHI's Home Care Reporting System (HCRS) and how the RAI-HC and HCRS data can be used.
This information sheet provides an overview of CIHI's Continuing Care Reporting System (CCRS) and how the RAI-MDS 2.0 and CCRS data can be used.
The 2017–2018 specifications apply as of April 1, 2017, for data collection. The Home Care Reporting System and HCRS — Contact Assessment will be ready to receive data as of June 5, 2017.
Indicator definitions for the Trends in Income-Related Health Inequalities in Canada project.
Use CIHI/interRAI assessment information.
Use quality indicators to support improvement initiatives.
An examination of whether Canada and the provinces have made progress in reducing socio-economic inequalities in health and well-being over the past decade.
Summary report of the Trends in Income-Related Health Inequalities in Canada project, which examined how income-related health inequalities have changed in the past decade.