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

Seniors in Transition: Exploring pathways across the care continuum, June 13, 1:00 PM EST

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
235E- RAI-MDS 2.0: Beginners – Coding Assessment (CCRS) May 30 – Saskatoon, SK
June 13 – Toronto, ON
June 20 – Calgary, AB
June 28 – St. John’s, NL
972E- RAI-MDS 2.0: Beginners – Completing the Assessment (CCRS) September 13 – Edmonton, AB

Web conferences

Course Title Date
18E- Building CCRS eReports (CCRS)     May 23, September 14
236E- RAI-MDS 2.0: Experienced - Physical Functioning (CCRS)     May 10, September 6
446E- RAI-MDS 2.0: Experienced - Formal Services (CCRS)     May 17, September 20
447E- RAI-MDS 2.0: Experienced - Clinical Management (CCRS)    June 7, September 27
448E- RAI-MDS 2.0: Experienced - Cognitive/Mental Health/Quality of Life (CCRS)     May 3, June 28, August 30
833E- Calculating a Continuing Care Quality Indicator (CCRS)    June 1
908E- RAI-MDS 2.0: Beginners - Outcome Scales and CAPs (HCC)    June 21, September 21


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.