This information sheet provides an overview of the Resource Utilization Group version III (RUG-III) grouping methodology.
These Quick Stats contain data on injury and trauma visits in the emergency department (ED) and hospitalizations in acute care hospitals. It does not distinguish between patients who were transferred from one facility to another or readmitted. Therefore, unless otherwise identified, data provided represents the number of ED visits and hospitalizations, not the number of patients.
Technical specifications for interRAI's standardized outputs from CIHI's Continuing Care Reporting System.
An overview of the Continuing Care Reporting System data submission process, including examples.
A range of ICD-10-CA codes to help clinical staff complete the RAI-MDS 2.0 to code health conditions in continuing care facilities.
View data tables about emergency department visits and length of stay by province and territory for 2015–2016, based on data submitted to the National Ambulatory Care Reporting System.
CIHI's Home and Continuing Care eBulletin brings you news, events, information, upcoming submission deadlines and more.
The Presenting Complaint List (PCL) was developed by the Canadian Emergency Department Information System (CEDIS) Working Group. It includes common symptoms, complaints, problems or reasons for seeking medical care. The Canadian Emergency Department Diagnoses Shortlist (CED-DxS) includes more than 800 diagnoses in common terms, which are mapped to ICD-10-CA codes.
This study is the first to describe pan-Canadian trends in hospitalizations due to opioid poisoning, including an analysis of emergency department visits in two provinces.
On November 30, 2016, the long-term care indicators in the Your Health System web tool were updated to include 2015–2016 data. Learn about this and more.
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).
Suggested learning pathways for CIHI's continuing care education courses.
Data quality and general reference information about data submitted to the Continuing Care Reporting System.
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.