CIHI develops standards and specifications to support the collection and submission of data to us. Licences are extended to commercial health information vendors that develop solutions to support data submission. Health information vendors are required to complete a subscription process annually to access and use CIHI’s current products.

Below is a list of commercial health information vendors, organized by service, that have licensed with CIHI in the past 2 fiscal years. These vendors are permitted to access and use CIHI’s standards and specifications in developing their solutions.

For more information about vendor licensing, email help@cihi.ca.


Canadian Joint Replacement Registry (CJRR) Licensed Customers (vendors)


Canadian Patient Experiences Reporting System (CPERS) Licensed Customers (vendors)


Continuing Care Reporting System (CCRS) Licensed Customers (vendors)

Get information on vendor testing for CCRS.


Canadian Organ Replacement Register (CORR) Licensed Customers (vendors)


Discharge Abstract Database (DAD) Licensed Customers (vendors)

Licensed Customers (vendors) DAD Data Collection CMG+/CACS Grouping Methodology
3M Canada Company External link, opens in new window Yes Yes
3terra External link, opens in new window No Yes
Anzer IT Solutions External link, opens in new window Yes Yes
Cerner Canada Ltd. External link, opens in new window Yes No
Emerald Health Information Systems Ltd. External link, opens in new window Yes No
Med2020 Healthcare Software Inc. External link, opens in new window Yes Yes
Medical Information Technology Inc. (Meditech) External link, opens in new window Yes No
Streamline Health Inc. External link, opens in new window Yes No

Get information on vendor testing for DAD.


Home Care Reporting System (HCRS) Licensed Customers (vendors)

Licensed Customers (vendors) HCRS Data Collection HCRS-CA Data Collection
Access eHealth Technologies Inc. External link, opens in new window No Yes
AcuteNet External link, opens in new window No Yes
Alaya Care Incorporated External link, opens in new window Yes Yes
Campana Systems Inc. (Goldcare) External link, opens in new window Yes Yes
Cerner Canada Ltd. External link, opens in new window Yes Yes
Civica UK Ltd. External link, opens in new window Yes Yes
Medical Information Technology Inc. (Meditech) External link, opens in new window Yes Yes
Momentum Healthware Inc. External link, opens in new window Yes Yes
Okaki Health Intelligence Inc. External link, opens in new window Yes Yes

Get information on vendor testing for HCRS.


ICD-10-CA/CCI Licensed Customers (vendors)


Integrated interRAI Reporting System (IRRS) Licensed Customers (vendors)

Get information on vendor testing for IRRS.


National Ambulatory Care Reporting System (NACRS) Licensed Customers (vendors)

Licensed Customers (vendors) NACRS Data Collection CACS Grouping Methodology
3M Canada Company External link, opens in new window Yes Yes
Anzer IT Solutions External link, opens in new window Yes Yes
Cerner Canada Ltd. External link, opens in new window Yes No
Emerald Health Information Systems Ltd. External link, opens in new window Yes No
Med2020 Healthcare Software Inc. External link, opens in new window Yes Yes
Medical Information Technology Inc. (Meditech) External link, opens in new window Yes No
Streamline Health Inc. External link, opens in new window Yes No

Get information on vendor testing for NACRS.


National Rehabilitation Reporting System (NRS) Licensed Customers (vendors)

Get information on vendor testing for NRS.


National System for Incident Reporting (NSIR) Licensed Customers (vendors)


Ontario Mental Health Reporting System (OMHRS) Licensed Customers (vendors)

Get information on vendor testing for OMHRS.