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Data Quality Study of the 2015–2016 Discharge Abstract Database: A Focus on Hospital Harm

October 26, 2016

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.

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Hospital Harm Report

October 26, 2016

Catalogue of patient safety information in CIHI's data holdings and publicly available products.

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Hospital Harm Report Summary, 2016

October 21, 2016

Measuring patient harm in Canadian hospitals to improve patient safety.

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Hospital Harm Technical Report, 2016

October 21, 2016

Framework, general methodology, definition of clinical groups, diagnosis type and cluster.

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Hospital Harm Technical Background, 2016

October 21, 2016

Hospital Harm measure definition, scope, data source and framework.

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Hospital Harm FAQ

October 21, 2016

Frequently asked questions related to the Hospital Harm project, including information on the new measure, associated improvement resource and pan-Canadian findings.

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Hospital Harm Information Sheet

August 23, 2016

Benefits of the Hospital Harm project to patient safety.

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Care in Canadian ICUs

August 11, 2016

Summary of a report on care in Canadian intensive care units and future health system challenges in Canada.

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Indicators
Specialized Care PDF

Patient Safety Infographic

December 18, 2015

Illustration of hospital harm in Canada using the new Hospital Harm measure.

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End-of-Life Hospital Care for Cancer Patients

April 30, 2013

Examines the use of hospital services near the end of life by cancer patients who died in acute care hospitals.

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Medical radiation technologists
Physicians
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Obesity in Canada

June 20, 2011

The Trends in Income-Related Health Inequalities in Canada project examines whether health gaps between lower- and higher-income individuals have changed over time.

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Requirements for Downloading Case Mix Files

August 5, 2010

How to download case mix files.

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