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Dementia in home and community care

June 26, 2018

About 61% of seniors with dementia in Canada live at home — and they require support while staying there.

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Community Care All of Canada

Dementia in long-term care

June 26, 2018

In long-term care, seniors with dementia are at higher risk of being physically restrained and given potentially inappropriate antipsychotic drugs than other seniors. However, policy changes and educational supports have helped spur a decrease in this trend over the past several years.

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Community Care Alberta British Columbia Ontario

Young-onset dementia

June 26, 2018

Fewer Canadians are diagnosed with dementia, including Alzheimer's disease, before age 65 than as seniors, but their needs can be just as great.

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Community Care HTML

Family doctor preparedness

June 26, 2018

The growing number of seniors living with dementia is leaving some primary care doctors feeling less well-prepared to manage dementia care in the community.

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Community Care All of Canada International
Physicians
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Socio-economic inequalities affect asthma hospitalization rates for kids

June 18, 2018

Asthma hospitalization rates for Canadians younger than 20 have declined by 50% over the past 10 years. Yet asthma continues to be one of the leading causes of hospital stays among this age group. Take a closer look. 

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Children and Youth All of Canada HTML

Asthma hospital stays by children and youth

April 26, 2018

Learn about trends and socio-economic inequalities in asthma hospital stays among children and youth at the provincial/territorial and national levels. 

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Children and Youth All of Canada Acute Care Inpatient Inpatient Primary Health

interRAI Update — Fall 2015

November 2, 2015

Learn about CIHI’s partnership with interRAI, the new integrated interRAI suite of assessment instruments and how organizations will be able to submit data from the new suite to CIHI.

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Community Care All of Canada
Standards
Specialized Care PDF

Physician Follow-Up After Hospital Discharge: Progress in Meeting Best Practices 

March 17, 2015

An assessment of the rate of follow-up with a community physician in Alberta and Saskatchewan after hospital admission for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, heart attack or heart failure.

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Community Care Alberta Saskatchewan Primary Health
Physicians
Registered nurses/nurse practitioners
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Physician Follow-Up After Hospital Discharge: Progress in Meeting Best Practices 

March 17, 2015

An assessment of the rate of follow-up with a community physician in Alberta and Saskatchewan after hospital admission for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, heart attack or heart failure.

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Community Care Alberta Saskatchewan Primary Health
Physicians
Registered nurses/nurse practitioners
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Physician Follow-Up After Hospital Discharge: Progress in Meeting Best Practices — Data Tables

March 17, 2015

An assessment of the rate of follow-up with a community physician in Alberta and Saskatchewan after hospital admission for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, heart attack or heart failure.

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Community Care Alberta Saskatchewan Primary Health
Physicians
Registered nurses/nurse practitioners
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Quick Stats

March 7, 2015

Quick Stats are a series of free, publicly available reports that provide aggregate-level data about health care in Canada.

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Community Care All of Canada Specialized Care HTML

Intentional Assault and Self-Harm: Children and Youth in Canada

November 17, 2014

A selection of trauma cases based on external injuries caused by intentional assaults and self-harm among children and youth in Canada.

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Children and Youth All of Canada Emergency care Emergency care Hospital Care Hospital Care XLSX

Intentional Self-Harm Among Youth in Canada

November 3, 2014

An information sheet about intentional self-harm among youth in Canada.

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Children and Youth All of Canada Emergency care Hospital Care PDF

Home Care Reporting System

April 25, 2012

Overview of CIHI's Home Care Reporting System.

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Community Care All of Canada Home Care PDF

Resource Utilization Group III Home Care Grouping Methodology

October 30, 2009

Visit CIHI's online store for the Resource Utilization Group, version III Home Care (RUG-III-HC) Grouping Methodology: Flowcharts and SAS Code, HCRS Version, 2010–2011 manual.

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Community Care All of Canada
Indicators
Home Care PDF