Health Monitoring

Health monitoring is accomplished through the preparation of health indicator reports, participation in collaborative research projects, and partnering with various stakeholders on projects that impact the health and social wellbeing of northern communities and residents. The Population Health Unit utilizes data from a variety of sources including the collaborative research studies and local projects that we participate in, provincial and national reports, administrative databases and registries, surveys and census, as well as “in-house” data.

Current Northern Saskatchewan Health Indicator Report

Chapters

  1. A Guide to the Reports - Understanding the Presentation of Data

  2. Community Characteristics

    1. Geographical and Political Profile
    2. Population Profile
  3. Social Determinants of Health

    1. Living and Working Conditions
    2. Personal Health Practices and Personal Resources
  4. Health Status

    1. Well-being and Functional Health
    2. Mortality 
    3. Communicable Disease
    4. Hospitalizations
    5. Chronic Disease and Traffic Collisions

 Additional chapters planned for release will include information on maternal - child health indicators and immunization. Until then, please refer to the latest information available in the Health Indicators Report, 2011.

Health Indicator Reports, 1998 - 2011

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