This presentation provides insight into how to use the Resource Utilization Groups version III Plus (RUG-III Plus) case-mix system for organizational decision support.
This guide provides you with 2 SAS macros that you can use for analyzing health inequalities, as well as methodology notes, formulae and considerations for reporting your results.
The glossary defines terms used throughout the toolkit and the literature, and contains information on the availability and use of composite indices in Canada.
This guide summarizes key information and considerations for measuring health inequalities using an area-level approach and Statistics Canada’s PCCF and PCCF+ tools.
This document contains a list of organizations that have produced helpful resources to support planning for, analyzing and reporting on health inequalities.
Use the Equity Stratifier Inventory to see which embedded and area-level equity stratifiers are available within selected CIHI and Statistics Canada health data.
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.
Seniors with dementia from lower-income neighbourhoods in Canada are more likely to visit hospitals for falls than those from more affluent areas.
Recommended definitions for a selection of equity stratifiers for measuring health inequalities: age, sex, gender, income, education and geographic location.
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).
Data quality and general reference information about data submitted to the Continuing Care Reporting System.
Indicator definitions for the Trends in Income-Related Health Inequalities in Canada project.