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View our latest release documents
- Portal Release 11.12: Release of NRS 2016-2017 Q2 data
- Portal Release 11.11: Updated DAD and NACRS data for 2016–2017 and updated CAPHC-CPDSN attributes
- Portal Release 11.10: Updated DAD and NACRS data for 2016-2017; regrouped 2015-2016 data; and fix to anaesthetic technique category assignments
- Portal Release 11.9: Release of new NRS rehabilitation time metrics
- Portal Release 11.8: Updated DAD and NACRS data for 2016-2017 and fixes to attribute look-up tables
- Portal Release 11.7: Release of NRS 2016-2017 Q1 data
- Portal Release 11.6: Updated DAD and NACRS data for 2015–2016 and 2016–2017; closure of fiscal year 2015–2016; and MicroStrategy upgrade
- Portal Release 11.5: Updated PCCF and population data
- Portal Release 11.4: Updated DAD and NACRS data for 2015–2016 and 2016-2017
- Portal Release 11.3: DAD Annual Changes; updated DAD data for 2015-2016; new DAD data for 2016-2017; updated NACRS data for 2015–2016 and 2016-2017; and change to Portal user roles
Browse our Archived Portal Historical Release Notes: Summary (in English, with releases 8.1 and beyond available in English and French) or contact us at email@example.com to request historical release notes not available on this page.
|DAD||15th business day of the month||14th and 15th business days of the month|
|NACRS||15th business day of the month||14th and 15th business days of the month|
|NRS||Quarterly (Aug., Nov., Feb., May)||Quarterly (Aug., Nov., Feb., May)|
|CMDB||To be determined (Q4 2016-2017)||To be determinded (Q4 2016-2017)|
CIHI Portal metadata documents
Learn more about the data found in CIHI Portal with these metadata documents:
- Discharge Abstract Database (DAD)
- National Ambulatory Care Reporting System (NACRS)
- National Rehabilitation Reporting System (NRS) (PDF)
- Canadian MIS Database (CMDB) (XLSX)
Learn more about available data , including data years and grouping methodology.
Additional support documents
Visit CIHI’s Classification and Coding resource page to learn more about data classification codes and standards and how to apply them.