The resources for home care interRAI assessors page provides documentation to support RAI-HC and interRAI Contact Assessment (CA) assessors and educators. This includes products available on eStore, job aids and education information.

For more information about home care, including Analysis in Brief and other analytical reports, visit CIHI’s Home Care web page.

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User Manuals and Forms Resources Education


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, August 29, 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


Course Title Date and Location
272E- RAI-HC: Beginners – Coding Assessment (HCRS) September 12 – Edmonton, AB

Web conferences

Course Title Date
273E- RAI-HC: Experienced – Physical Functioning (HCRS) - - 
449E- RAI-HC: Experienced – Formal Services (HCRS) - - 
450E- RAI-HC: Experienced – Clinical Management (HCRS) September 7
451E- RAI-HC: Experienced - Cognitive/Mental Health/Quality of Life (HCRS) - - 
744E- RAI-HC: Beginners - Outcome Scales and CAPs, Part 1 (HCRS) - - 
745E- RAI-HC: Beginners – Outcome Scales and CAPs, Part 2 (HCRS)     - - 
946E- Calculating Home Care Quality Indicators     September 21
499E-RAI-MDS 2.0: Beginners - Outcome Scales and RAPs - - 
272E RAI-HC: Beginners – Coding Assessment September 21 – Halifax, NS


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.