The Community Care Information Management (CCIM) initiative is focused on
providing clinical assessment tools and standard approaches to support evidence
based decision making about patient care in the community care sectors.
The CCIM initiative is composed of 3 distinct streams – Business Systems, Common Assessments, and the Integrated Assessment Record (IAR).
Provides standards, processes and tools for collecting financial, human resources and statistical data to support the mandatory reporting related the Ontario Healthcare Reporting Standards. Business Systems includes Management Information System (MIS) and Human Resources Information System (HRIS).
Provides standard tools to collect clinical assessment information used by health service providers to support care planning and admission decisions. Common assessments include the following:
Resident Assessment Instrument (RAI) Minimum Data Set 2.0
interRAI Contact Assessment
interRAI Community Health Assessment
interRAI Preliminary Screener
RAI Home Care
Ontario Common Assessment of Need
Provides health service providers access to electronically view patient centric assessment information in a timely, secure manner to support collaborative care planning.
The community care sectors below continue to be supported by the CCIM initiative:
Community Health Centres
Community Mental Health and Addictions Organizations
Community Support Services
Long-Term Care Homes
Small and Complex Continuing Care Hospitals