The most recent indicator results, plus the introduction of a suite of new acute care readmission indicators, and three new indicators focusing on avoidable mortality.
Report on the National System for Incident Reporting long-term care pilot test.
Get an overview of health care use and resource demands. As questions rise about the sustainability of our health care systems in Canada, it is important to identify what our uses and needs are. By analyzing current health care data, we can ensure resources are being used in the best way possible.
Access submission reports for many of CIHI’s data holdings securely and quickly.
This report focuses on disparities in primary health care by examining differences in access, use and appropriateness of primary health care for Canadians who have ambulatory care sensitive conditions.
Examines the impact of a growing senior population on health care systems and considers ways in which systems may need to adapt in the future.
An overview of the National System for Incident Reporting: objectives, attributes, key features and analytical capacity.
Seniors Who Reported Having at Least 1 of 11 Chronic Conditions (PPT)
The analysis included “don’t know” and “refusal” responses; the percentage of non-responses per chronic condition/survey question was less than 1% overall for all adults.
Percentage of Adults Age 45 to 64 and Seniors Who Reported Individual Chronic Conditions and the Percentage of All Adult Diagnoses From Adults Age 45 to 64 and Seniors, Canada (Crude Estimates) from Canadian Survey of Experiences With Primary Health Care, 2008, Statistics Canada; Canadian Institute for Health Information.
The first version of the Primary Health Care Electronic Medical Record Content Standard, which supports the collection of standardized data through EMRs.
Begins a conversation about the appropriateness of care in Canada.
Data and information quality intrinsic to CIHI’s mandate: to inform public policy, support health care management and build public awareness about the factors that affect health.
A summary of the results of the third Consensus Conference on Health Indicators, held in March 2009.
A look at sepsis and opportunities for improvement when caring for patients with this highly complex and sometimes deadly condition.
Examines issues such as spending, policy, access and quality in the context of where the health system was 10 years previously, how things changed and issues on the horizon.
This study measures access to and quality of care from a patient perspective across Canada's 10 provinces.
Characteristics of seniors age 75 and older who have been transferred from a continuing care setting and admitted to acute care.
This 2008 chartbook offers an illustrative example of how primary health care information can be used to populate indicators on access, recommended care and organization/service delivery.
A review of seminal national and international health care research as it maps to health care priorities.