This document summarizes the strengths and limitations of the nursing data contained in our analytical products and the ways in which it can be effectively used and analyzed.
Topics that supplement the tables and figures: CORR board of directors; list of transplant hospitals, renal programs and organ procurement organizations; glossary and acronyms; analytical methods; and primary diagnoses captured by CORR.
Information on the types of data captured in CORR, data supply chain, coverage, under-reporting, non-response, reliability/response bias, methodological changes and revision history.
The RAI–Mental Health (RAI-MH) is an assessment used to evaluate the needs, strengths and preferences of a person. The significant change-in-status assessment guidelines provide tips for clinicians.
This Tip for Coders is to provide some guidance on the correct ICD-10-CA classification of multiple hernias where different axes of classification are involved.
Open-year data quality tests performed on NACRS in 2017–2018, including the rules, patient care types, submission levels, selection criteria and data elements used.
CIHI produces annual data quality reports to assess the contribution of each province and territory to 11 of CIHI's databases.
The Discharge Abstract Database (DAD) is routinely analyzed for data quality issues during the submission year and after database closure. Suspect findings are communicated back to the submitting facilities for investigation and correction while the database is still open for submission
How much do Canadians spend on drugs? Learn more about prescribed drug spending at a glance.
Methodology information to help users better understand and interpret the analysis in the Prescribed Drug Spending in Canada report.
This technical note provides details about home care spending data captured in CIHI's National Health Expenditure Database (NHEX).
This document explains the methodology associated with the collection and reporting of health spending data in CIHI's National Health Expenditure Database (NHEX).
How much is spent on health care in Canada? How much is spent in each province? This report examines health spending data derived from CIHI's National Health Expenditure Database (NHEX).
Information on the fitness of National Rehabilitation Reporting System (NRS) data for various uses.
Provides pan-Canadian, comparable information on mortality and readmission outcomes following common cardiac procedures.
Step-by-step instructions on how to request Analyst or Information Consumer access to CIHI Portal or to change one's type of access.
The results of a recent reabstraction study and subsequent data quality reviews have revealed some discrepancies with the coding of infections.
Visual Crossing upgrade in DAD and NACRS Portal projects.
This information sheet provides an overview of the Resource Utilization Groups version 3 home care (RUG-III HC) grouping methodology.