Emergency departments give priority to those patients with critical or emergency needs who require timely and highly skilled care.
Seniors living with dementia spend more time in the emergency department and have higher rates of hospitalization than other Canadians 65 and older, CIHI analysis shows.
This report highlights comparable estimates of opioid use and harms in Canada and Australia from CIHI and the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW).
Take a look at the health system resources that are available for mental health and addictions care in Canada, including financial and physical resources, and health care professionals.
This report describes current and future patient-centred measurement and reporting in Canada. It presents a 5-year plan to achieve the desired future state.
Standards and protocols for administering the Canadian Patient Experiences Survey — Inpatient Care (CPES-IC).
Frequently asked questions related to the Hospital Harm project, including information on the new measure, associated improvement resource and pan-Canadian findings.