Definitions and notes about data elements available in the National Prescription Drug Utilization Information System secure online analytical environment.
Open-year data quality tests performed on NACRS in 2012–2013, including the rules, patient care types, submission levels, selection criteria and data elements used.
Provides general data quality reference information on home care data submitted to CIHI in 2011.
A report that examines differences between Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal ESRD patients on various health and treatment-related outcomes. Uses data from the Canadian Organ Replacement Register.
Detailed description of data elements by fiscal year.
Technical notes for the publication Medical Imaging Equipment by Province and Facility, 2012. Get definitions of equipment types and more.
Did you know that in 2011–2012, 1.7 million magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) exams and 4.4 million computed tomography (CT) exams were performed in Canada? Learn more here.
Series on medical imaging equipment (CT, MRI, PET), including its setting, utilization and source of operating funds.
Data quality and general reference information about data submitted to the Continuing Care Reporting System.
Examines the privacy, confidentiality and security risks associated with the Registered Nurses Database (RNDB), Licensed Practical Nurses Database (LPNDB) and Registered Psychiatric Nurses Database (RPNDB).
A technical description of the risk-adjustment methodology used for Continuing Care Reporting System quality indicators.
A baseline for assessing the quality of care provided to nursing home residents, using risk-adjusted indicators.
Data submission specifications and data dictionary for the Pharmacist Database (PDB) at CIHI.
Results of the 2012 Commonwealth Fund International Health Policy Survey of Primary Care Physicians.
To improve the overall performance of health care systems, an understanding of wait times beyond the five priority areas and across the health care continuum is required.
Data submission specifications and data dictionary for the Physiotherapist Database (PTDB) at CIHI.
Companion data tables to Regulated Nurses: Canadian Trends, 2007 to 2011.