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1.Cancellation of Healthcare Coverage
A Manitoba resident may have their provincial healthcare coverage cancelled in the Manitoba Health Insurance Registry for a variety of reasons including: death, moving out of province, joining the military or RCMP, becoming an inm...
2.Cannot Locate
Manitoba residents who have not contacted Manitoba Health nor accessed any healthcare services within the province, such as going to the doctor or hospital or filling a prescription, for over one year may have their healthcare coverage in the Manitoba Hea...
3.Coverage End Date
The date a Manitoba resident’s provincial healthcare insurance coverage was cancelled / ends. This is recorded in the variable (CANCDT) in the Manitoba Health Insurance Registry. The reason for cancellation is recorded in the
4.Coverage Start Date
The date a Manitoba resident’s provincial healthcare insurance coverage started. This is recorded in the variable (COVDT) in the Manitoba Health Insurance Registry. Additional coverage information recorded in the variable COVCODE relates to the scenario...
5.Home Care - PROCURA Data
The Home Care - Procura data contains information on Home Care clients and home care service delivery throughout the province. NOTE: The Home Care - Procura data is a continuation of the Home Care ...
6.Smallpox / Monkeypox Vaccine
Due to an outbreak of the Monkeypox virus across the globe in 2022, Manitoba added a new immunization code to the tariff rates and description data in September 2022 - Immunization for smallpox/monkeypox - single dose - tariff code 8699. For more infor...
7.Colectomy (Large Bowel Resection)
A colectomy is the removal of all or part of the colon. It is also called large bowel resection. For more information on colectomy (large bowel resection), see the MedlinePlus - Medical Encyclopedia - L...
8.Diverticulosis
Diverticulosis is a condition diagnosed by the presence of diverticula (small pouches that bulge outward through the colon or large intestine). For more information, see MedlinePlus® - ...
9.Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (GIE) Procedures
Gastrointestinal endoscopy (GIE) procedures are used to investigate the symptoms and signs of gastrointestinal (GI) diseases and responses to treatment. They are also used to aid in the prevention of certain cancers, such as colorectal cancer (CRC) and es...
10.Statistical Analysis System / Statistical Analysis Software (SAS®)
A statistical software package for analyzing data. Originally called Statistical Analysis System, it has also been referred to as Statistical Analysis Software and is now referred to simply as SAS®. Source for original acronym description: S...


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Manitoba Centre for Health Policy
Community Health Sciences, Max Rady College of Medicine,
Rady Faculty of Health Sciences,
Room 408-727 McDermot Ave.
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, MB R3E 3P5 Canada

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