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.
Number of hospital beds staffed and in operation, broken down by grouped functional centre.
Update on changes to data collection requirements for DAD and NACRS
Key information on 2015–2016 inpatient hospitalizations, surgeries and childbirth indicators are provided in a Snapshot and data tables.
An explanation of the ELOS calculation and the RIW calculation for typical and atypical acute care inpatient cases.
The tables include the Estimated Length of Stay (ELOS) and Weight indicators by methodology year, as well as a list of HIGs.
A pick-list of standard CIHI language codes used in home and continuing care settings.
Medications commonly prescribed in home and continuing care settings.
Number and percentage of induced abortions reported by Canadian hospitals and clinics in 2015–2016.
Instructions on how to order the Rehabilitation Minimum Data Set Manual from CIHI’s eStore.
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
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
“Medical tourism” is the term commonly used to describe when people intentionally travel outside their home province or country to receive privatized medical care.
This educational roadmap provides the resources to help current users of ICD‑10‑CA/CCI to enhance their skill sets and knowledge relating to coding and classification.