This analysis examines Canadian trends in opioid and benzodiazepine prescribing between 2012 and 2017. It builds on the report Pan-Canadian Trends in the Prescribing of Opioids, 2012 to 2016.
A document listing the mandatory and optional data elements required to support the collection of comprehensive pan-Canadian oncology drug data.
Read this report to find out about the number and types of drugs prescribed, potentially inappropriate drug use and drug use in long-term care facilities among seniors in Canada.
Learn more about recent activities and newly available products from CIHI and other key organizations working in the field of substance use and surveillance.
Info sheet describing the Health Based Allocation Model Inpatient Group methodology at CIHI.
See the top 10 reasons for hospitalizations and surgeries, as well as data on in-hospital births, standardized hospitalization rates and average length of stay.
Comparative list of 2018–2019 mandatory and optional data elements for DAD acute inpatient and day surgery abstracts.
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
How much do Canadians spend on drugs? Learn more about prescribed drug spending at a glance.
Methodology information to help users better understand and interpret the analysis in the Prescribed Drug Spending in Canada report.
Provides pan-Canadian, comparable information on mortality and readmission outcomes following common cardiac procedures.
The results of a recent reabstraction study and subsequent data quality reviews have revealed some discrepancies with the coding of infections.
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.
This poster provides an initial look at a growing source of information about patients’ post-stroke function and their subsequent discharge destinations following acute care.
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.
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.
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.
Updated DAD and NACRS data for 2016–2017