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Our Data and Information Quality Program is recognized internationally for its comprehensiveness and high standards . We work with our data suppliers and users to ensure we continue to be a trusted source of health information that meets the broadening needs of our stakeholders.

In addition to the resources below, key reference information about CIHI’s data sources and indicators is available.

 

Data Quality by Data Holding

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Data Holding Title Yearsort descending Description
CJRR Data Quality Evaluation of the Canadian Joint Replacement Registry, 2004–2005 2004

Information on coverage, non-response, collection processes, data quality control, methodology changes and revision history.

DAD Quality Assurance Processes Applied to the Discharge Abstract and Hospital Morbidity Databases 2008

Processes for quality assurance of the DAD and HMDB.

HMDB Quality Assurance Processes Applied to the Discharge Abstract and Hospital Morbidity Databases 2008

Processes for quality assurance of the DAD and HMDB.

The CIHI Data Quality Framework, 2009 2009

Data and information quality intrinsic to CIHI’s mandate: to inform public policy, support health care management and build public awareness about the factors that affect health.

DAD Data Quality Documentation, Discharge Abstract Database — Current-Year Information, 2009–2010 2009–2010

Information on the quality of the data file for the relevant fiscal year.

HMDB Data Quality Documentation, Discharge Abstract Database — Current-Year Information, 2009–2010 2009–2010

Information on the quality of the data file for the relevant fiscal year.

NACRS Data Quality Documentation, National Ambulatory Care Reporting System — Current-Year Information, 2009–2010 2009–2010

Information on the quality of the data file for the relevant fiscal year.

DAD Data Quality Documentation, Discharge Abstract Database — Current-Year Information, 2010–2011 2010–2011

Information on the quality of the data file for the relevant fiscal year.

HMDB Data Quality Documentation, Discharge Abstract Database — Current-Year Information, 2010–2011 2010–2011

Information on the quality of the data file for the relevant fiscal year.

NACRS Data Quality Documentation, National Ambulatory Care Reporting System — Current-Year Information, 2010–2011 2010–2011

Information on the quality of the data file for the relevant fiscal year.

DAD Data Quality Documentation, Discharge Abstract Database — Current-Year Information, 2011–2012 2011–2012

Information on the quality of the data file for the relevant fiscal year.

HMDB Data Quality Documentation, Discharge Abstract Database — Current-Year Information, 2011–2012 2011–2012

Information on the quality of the data file for the relevant fiscal year.

NACRS Data Quality Documentation, National Ambulatory Care Reporting System — Current-Year Information, 2011–2012 2011–2012

Information on the quality of the data file for the relevant fiscal year.

DAD Data Quality Documentation, Hospital Morbidity Database — Multi-Year Information 2011–2012

Information on the quality of and major historical changes to the data file.

HMDB Data Quality Documentation, Hospital Morbidity Database — Multi-Year Information 2011–2012

Information on the quality of and major historical changes to the data file.

DAD Data Quality Documentation, Discharge Abstract Database — Current-Year Information, 2012–2013 2012–2013

Information on the quality of the data file for the relevant fiscal year.

HMDB Data Quality Documentation, Discharge Abstract Database — Current-Year Information, 2012–2013 2012–2013

Information on the quality of the data file for the relevant fiscal year.

NACRS Data Quality Documentation, National Ambulatory Care Reporting System — Current-Year Information, 2012–2013 2012–2013

Information on the quality of the data file for the relevant fiscal year.

DAD Discharge Abstract Database Open-Year Data Quality Test Specifications, 2012–2013 2013

Open-year data quality tests performed on the DAD in 2012–2013, along with the rules, selection criteria and data elements used.

NRS National Rehabilitation Reporting System Data Quality Documentation, 2013–2014 2013–2014

Information on the fitness of National Rehabilitation Reporting System (NRS) data for various uses.

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