Get perspectives from decision-makers on improving health system efficiency in Canada. Find the forum discussion notes here.
Highlights of prescription drug data availability, recent analytic products and related reports.
A report that compares Canada's international performance in premature mortality, measured by potential years of life lost, with the performance of 17 other high-income countries.
Infographic showing that the hospitalization gap for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) by income has widened over time.
The full data set accompanies the report and tool Canada’s International Health System Performance Over 50 Years: Examining Potential Years of Life Lost.
A tool that compares leading causes of premature death due to cancer, heart disease, stroke and external causes, over a 50-year period, in 18 high-income countries.
A dictionary of available drug claim and coverage data, data elements and respective definitions.
Summary of public drug plan design and policy information for programs participating in the National Prescription Drug Utilization Information System.
Summary of policy and design changes to public drug plans participating in the National Prescription Drug Utilization Information System.
Examine the population health approach within the context of Canada's health care systems to stimulate dialogue and intersectoral action.
A description of methods for the report Improving Health System Efficiency in Canada: Perspectives of Decision-Makers.
An estimation of efficiency at the regional level and examination of factors related to variations in health system efficiency.
An overview of information on prescription drug abuse available through CIHI's data holdings.
A guide to prescription drug claims data related to prescription drug abuse.
A guide to hospital and emergency department data related to prescription drug abuse.
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Aggregated prescription drug data for mental disorders in adolescents, showing prevalence by province, class, drug, region and demographic information.
Study on the use of antipsychotics among seniors living in long-term care facilities, and on concurrent use with other psychotropic drugs.
Information on the use of antipsychotics among seniors living in long-term care facilities, and on concurrent use with other psychotropic drugs.