This report examines pan-Canadian trends in hospitalizations due to opioid poisoning related to patient demographics, clinical characteristics and provincial/territorial rates.
Report, data tables and chartbook that focus on prescribed drug expenditure in Canada and public drug program spending.
Chartbook on prescribed drug spending statistics, overall trends and an in-depth look at public drug program spending by type of drug and population features.
Summary of the report's key findings.
International data comparison of prescribed drug spending statistics and overall trends.
Data tables of public drug spending for the top 100 drug classes by province.
Report providing an overview of the prevalence of hospitalization of seniors due to adverse drug reactions and related risk factors.
Joint report released by Accreditation Canada, the Canadian Institute for Health Information, the Canadian Patient Safety Institute and the Institute for Safe Medication Practices Canada, aimed at reducing medication-related errors as a priority for advancing safe, quality health care in Canada.
Overview of drug spending, impact of cost drivers, changes in drug discovery and pharmaceutical policy that influence the availability, use and price of drugs.
Drug claims data and comparative drug coverage information can be accessed through this reporting application