On May 28, we will release the following products:

Your Health System (YHS)

Web tool update and infographics

An interactive web tool with an array of health system performance information about health care organizations, jurisdictions and the health of Canadians. This release includes updates to 37 Health System Performance indicators and 13 contextual measures.

Updates to the 3 Shared Health Priorities indicators released last May will be included in YHS: In Brief:

  • Hospital Stays for Harm Caused by Substance Use
  • Frequent Emergency Room Visits for Help With Mental Health and/or Addictions
  • Hospital Stay Extended Until Home Care Services or Supports Ready

Health Indicators e-Publication

Web tool update

A compilation of more than 80 indicators measuring health status, non-medical determinants of health, health system performance, and community and health system characteristics jointly produced by Statistics Canada and CIHI. This release will include updated data for 30 CIHI indicators.

Hospital stays in Canada

Data tables (static and interactive)

Discharge Abstract Database (DAD) and Hospital Morbidity Database (HMDB) annual data tables that provide key information on inpatient hospitalizations: top 10 reasons for hospitalizations and surgeries; in-hospital births; and standardized hospitalization rates and average lengths of stay. This release includes data updates for 2018–2019.

CMDB Hospital Beds Staffed and In Operation, 2018–2019

Data tables

Canadian MIS Database (CMDB) data tables containing information on the number of hospital beds staffed and in operation, broken down by care setting. This release includes data updates for 2018–2019.

Nursing in Canada, 2019

Data tables, methodology notes and chartbook

Data and information on supply and workforce for nurse practitioners, registered nurses, registered psychiatric nurses and licensed practical nurses. This release includes data updates for 2019.

We will continue to monitor the COVID-19 situation and re-evaluate and adjust our public release plans as necessary.

If you have any questions, email media@cihi.ca.