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Term: Personal Care Home (PCH) Data

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Glossary Definition

Last Updated: 2007-09-26


Data available from POPULIS includes the number of beds, admissions, the number of residents in PCHs, days of PCH care per resident, estimated costs of PCH care per resident, and estimated costs per PCH day. In addition, analysis can be performed on all ages and age-specific groups, level of care, and type of home.

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  • Roos NP, Black C, Roos LL, Frohlich N, De Coster C, Mustard C, Brownell M, Shanahan M, Fergusson P, Toll F, Carriere KC, Burchill C, Fransoo R, MacWilliam L, Bogdanovic B, Friesen D. Managing health services: how administrative data and population-based analyses can focus the agenda. Health Serv Manage Res 1998;11(1):49-67. [Abstract] (View)

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  • Black C, Roos NP, Fransoo R, Martens PJ. Comparative Indicators of Population Health and Health Care use for Manitoba's Regional Health Authorities: A POPULIS Project. Winnipeg, MB: Manitoba Centre for Health Policy and Evaluation, 1999. [Report] [Summary] (View)

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