Highlights of revisions to care transitions data collection requirements for 2018–2019, specifically changes made to the DAD Discharge Dispositions and NACRS Visit Dispositions data elements.
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.
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
CIHI provides data on the quality of cardiac care in Canada. View reports on quality indicators and access data on other indicators related to cardiac care.
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.
The results of a recent reabstraction study and subsequent data quality reviews have revealed some discrepancies with the coding of infections.
Updated DAD and NACRS data for 2016–2017, new NACRS data for 2017–2018, DAD and NACRS regrouped 2012–2013 to 2015–2016 historical data, DAD and NACRS regrouped 2016–2017 open-year data, DAD and NACRS annual changes, and new DAD and NACRS Statistical Area Classification (SAC Type) attributes.
Release of NRS 2016–2017 Q4 data
New DAD data for 2017–2018, updated DAD and NACRS data for 2016–2017 (including updated 2016–2017 open-year data regrouped to the 2017 methodologies), updated NACRS data for 2017–2018 and updated CAPHC-CPDSN attributes
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.
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.
Key information on 2015–2016 inpatient hospitalizations, surgeries and childbirth indicators are provided in a Snapshot and data tables.
Updated DAD and NACRS data for 2016–2017
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.
Use this facility testing process to verify that updates to your systems meet CIHI's requirements for reporting to the Discharge Abstract Database and National Ambulatory Care Reporting System in 2017–2018. Job Aid
Measuring Patient Harm in Canadian Hospitals
The National Ambulatory Care Reporting System (NACRS) 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