Available Reports for Emergency Department Care 2001

Hospital Report 2001: Emergency Department Care is the first volume in the Hospital Report series to focus specifically on the activities of emergency departments located in Ontario's acute care hospitals.

This report was produced by researchers within the Hospital Report Research Collaborative.

Performance indicators are presented for four key areas of emergency department activities - system integration and change, clinical utilization and outcomes, patient satisfaction, and financial performance and condition.



Reporting Focus:
System level

Analysis Available:
Results are summarized by type of hospital (small, community, teaching) and/or by Ontario Hospital Association geographic region, depending upon the quadrant.

Data Baseline:
System Integration and Change Indicators: 2001 
Clinical Utilization and Outcomes Indicators: 2000-2001 
Patient Satisfaction Indicators: 2000 
Financial Performance and Condition Indicators: 1999-2000

Coverage:
158 hospital sites; representing 91% of hospital sites providing emergency care in Ontario.

Contributors:
Adalsteinn D. Brown, Geoff Anderson, G. Ross Baker, Paula Blackstien-Hirsch, Susan Bronskill, Benjamin TB Chan, Ruth Croxford, Imtiaz Daniel, Patrice Lindsay, Frank Markel, Linda McGillis Hall, Ian McKillop, George H. Pink, Michael Schull, Jerry Seibert, Deborah Tregunno