ICES | Emergency Department Services in Ontario 1993 - 2000 - page 17

Urban emergency departments
see a greater proportion of their
patients in the middle of the
night than rural ones.
The proportion of patients seen
in the middle of the night has
increased in urban areas.
Exhibit Highlights
Exhibit 7: Night-time Visits to Emergency Departments by Urban/Rural
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Status, 1993 and 2000
Data Source: Ontario Health Insurance Plan (OHIP)
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Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences
Emergency Department Services in Ontario
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Rural EDs are defined as those which were eligible for Scott Sessional fees in 1999.
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