View data tables about emergency department visits and length of stay by province and territory for 2017–2018, based on data submitted to the National Ambulatory Care Reporting System.
View data tables about emergency department visits and length of stay by province and territory for 2016–2017, based on data submitted to the National Ambulatory Care Reporting System.
View data tables about emergency department visits and length of stay by province and territory for 2018–2019, based on data submitted to the National Ambulatory Care Reporting System.
Inpatient hospitalization statistics are obtained from CIHI's national Hospital Morbidity Database (HMDB) and Discharge Abstract Database (DAD). Emergency department visits are sourced from the National Ambulatory Care Reporting System (NACRS).
Unintentional falls resulted in almost 1,800 reported emergency department (ED) visits and 417 hospital stays every day last year, making them the most common cause of injury in 2016–2017.
Chapter 2 of Health Care in Canada, 2012.
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 media release highlights new data in Your Health System related to pediatric readmission to hospital within 1 month of the initial hospital stay for children and youth age 17 and younger.
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).
This analysis examines hospitalizations for harm caused by substance use among youth age 10 to 24. It will help inform efforts to improve access to services for youth.
An estimation of efficiency at the regional level and examination of factors related to variations in health system efficiency.
These data tables illustrate trends and patterns in the use of hospital-based services and psychotropic medications among children and youth with mental disorders.
This report describes how the indicators were selected, why they are important to Canadians and to our health systems, and what progress has been made to date on their development.
This infosheet provides a high-level view of patient safety and the occurrence of harm in Canadian hospitals.
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.
Fewer Canadians received surgery for cataracts and hip and knee replacements within the recommended wait times last year compared with 3 years ago. However, wait times for more urgent procedures such as radiation therapy and hip fracture repair remained stable over this same time period. Learn more about benchmarks for treatment and wait times for priority procedures across Canada.
Processes for quality assurance of the DAD and HMDB.
Comparative list of 2018–2019 mandatory and optional data elements for DAD acute inpatient and day surgery abstracts.
Review the composition of the Hospital Mental Health Database, data quality and other information relevant to data users.
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.