This resource document provides guidelines on how to use the Resource Utilization Groups version III Plus (RUG-III Plus) case-mix system for organizational decision support.
This information sheet provides an overview of the Resource Utilization Group version III (RUG-III) grouping methodology.
Technical specifications for interRAI's standardized outputs from CIHI's Continuing Care Reporting System.
Frequently asked questions about clinical coding in continuing and residential care.
Details of the interRAI Long-Term Care Facilities (LTCF) outcome scales used in the Continuing Care Reporting System (CCRS).
A description of the interRAI LTCF data element Activities of Daily Living (G1).
A description of the interRAI LTCF Medication Guidelines data element (N1).
A description of the interRAI LTC Functional Rehabilitation/Walking Program data element (O3e).
A description of the interRAI LTCF Therapy Services data elements (O3 a–d, f, g).
A description of the interRAI LTCF Functional Restrictive Devices data element (O7).
An analysis of the extent to which do-not-hospitalize and do-not-resuscitate advance directives are in place in Canada’s continuing care setting.
Data submission specification changes for 2016–2017 for CIHI's Continuing Care Reporting System.
Information on facility and resident characteristics, expenses, revenues and staffing reported by nursing homes in Canada, excluding Quebec.
A quick reference guide on accessing and using RUG Weighted Patient Day (RWPD) reports.
Resource materials for Resource Utilization Group, version III and RUG Weighted Patient Days, including frequently asked questions.
A summary of the differences between the Resource Utilization Group, version III 44-group and 34-group methodologies.
Examples of residential care episodes captured in RWPD reports..
A job aid describing how to document the number of medications (Section O1) in continuing and residential care.
A job aid describing how to document activities of daily living (Section G1) in continuing and residential care.
Detail of the Resident Assessment Instrument Minimum Data Set 2.0 (RAI-MDS 2.0) outcome scales used in the Continuing Care Reporting System (CCRS).