News: Admission to residential care could have been delayed or avoided for more than 1 in 5 seniors

With Canada’s ever-growing senior population, which is expected to double in size to 5.7 million people in the next 20 years, it has never been more critical for patients to receive the most appropriate level of care based on their needs.

Read more from CIHI on how some seniors could have stayed in community services longer, and why matching needs accurately to care types is so important for our senior population.