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Atlases & Reports

Health Outcomes for Better Information and Care (HOBIC): Acute Care and Home Care in Ontario 2013

Wodchis WP, Ma X, Mondor L, White P, Purdy I, Iron K, Jeffs L, de Nobrega P, McGillis Hall L. June 2014

The HOBIC program's third annual report focuses on measures in acute care and home care settings in Ontario.

Ontario Stroke Report Cards 2014

Hall R, Linkewich B, Khan F, Wu D, Lumsden J, Martin C, Morrison K, Moore P, Kelloway L, Kapral MK, O'Callaghan C, Bayley M. June 2014

Produced annually since 2011, the Ontario Stroke Report Cards grade progress in the delivery of stroke care provincially and for each of Ontario’s 14 Local Health Integration Networks (LHINs).

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Journal Articles

Initiation of antidepressant medication after hip fracture in community-dwelling older adults

Iaboni A, Seitz DP, Fischer HD, Diong CC, Rochon PA, Flint AJ. Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2014; Oct. 15 [Epub ahead of print].

Exploring the rising incidence of neuroendocrine tumors: a population-based analysis of epidemiology, metastatic presentation, and outcomes

Hallet J, Law CH, Cukier M, Saskin R, Liu N, Singh S. Cancer. 2014; Oct 13 [Epub ahead of print].

Individual and regional-level determinants of Human Papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine refusal: the Ontario grade 8 HPV vaccine cohort study

Remes O, Smith LM, Alvarado-Llano BE, Colley L, Lévesque LE. BMC Public Health. 2014; 14(1):1047.

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At a Glance


  • Ontario physicians more likely than general population to register for organ donation
  • Testosterone replacement therapy in older men has tripled in 15 years
  • Physician payment incentives do little to improve Ontario’s cancer screening rate
  • Heart failure patients have worse outcomes at hospitals with low admission rates
  • Increasing the number of psychiatrists may not improve patient access to psychiatric care

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