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Exploring Hospital Mental Health Service Use in Ontario

Creator: Canadian Institute for Health Information

Geography: North America, Canada, Ontario

Categories: Healthcare Services, Mental Health

Tags: demographics/population trends, length of stay, mental health

Date: 2007-2008

URL: https://secure.cihi.ca/free_products/OMHRS_aib_en.pdf

Annotation:

PDF, 18 pages.

“This report contains information relating to the characteristics, care needs and outcomes of people who were admitted to a mental health bed in Ontario” between April 1, 2007 and March 31, 2008. “The report is intended to summarize the types of data and information available in the Ontario Mental Health Reporting System (OMHRS) that can be used to facilitate decisions related to resource allocation, program planning and policy-making for inpatient mental health services.”