The resources for continuing and residential care interRAI assessors page provides documentation to support RAI-MDS 2.0 and interRAI Long-Term Care Facilities (LTCF) assessors and educators. This includes products available on eStore, job aids and education information.

For more information about continuing and residential care, including Analysis in Brief and other analytical reports, visit CIHI’s Continuing Care or Residential Care web pages.

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Featured web conferences (no registration is required for these web conferences)

Session Title, Date and Time Link to Web Conference

No Sessions scheduled at this time.


Visit the Learning Centre to view the course catalogue and to register.

Self-Study Courses

Course Title
727E-Getting Started with interRAI Assessments
499E-RAI-MDS 2.0: Beginners - Outcome Scales and RAPs


Course Title Date and Location
972E-RAI-MDS2.0: Beginners-Completing the Assessment (CCRS) February 1  – London, ON
972E-RAI-MDS2.0: Beginners-Completing the Assessment (CCRS) February 13 – Thunder Bay, ON

Web conferences

Course Title Date
18E-Building CCRS eReports (CCRS) November 23
447E-RAI-MDS2.0: Experienced – Clinical Management (CCRS)    November 29
908E-RAI-MDS2.0: Beginners-Outcome Scales and CAPS (HCC) December 7
446E-RAI-MDS2.0: Experienced – Formal Services (CCRS)

December 13

448E-RAI-MDS2.0:Experienced-Cognitive/Mental Health/Quality of Life (CCRS) January 11
908E-RAI-MDS2.0:Beginners-Outcome Scales and CAPs (HCC) January 16
236E-RAI-MDS2.0: Experienced – Physical Functioning (CCRS)     January 24
952E-RAI-MDS2.0: Educators Forum (Falls) (CCRS) February 6
447E-RAI-MDS2.0: Experienced – Clinical Management (CCRS) February 7
908E-RAI-MDS2.0: Beginners-Outcome Scales and CAPs (HCC) March 6 
447E-RAI-MDS2.0: Experienced – Clinical Management (CCRS)    March 7


eQuery is a web-based tool that allows CIHI's clients to search an existing repository of questions and answers about coding and other related topics. If you are unable to locate an answer to your question in the existing repository, you can submit it to the Home and Continuing Care team using the eQuery link above.