Indicators for Regional Municipality of Halton
Project ID: 2018-027/2019 0900 784 002
Type of Response: Research report
Knowledge User: Regional Municipality of Halton – Health Department
ICES Scientist: Erin Graves, Michael Paterson
Summary: The knowledge user requests chronic disease indicators to help complete their neighbourhood profiles. Specifically, there is interest in the incidence and prevalence of diabetes, asthma, high blood pressure, COPD, and visits for mental health and addiction treatments. The information will better identify health issues and health disparities within the population, as well as facilitate planning and evaluating public health programs, services and policies.