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Public Health Agency of Canada’s commitments for an accessible and barrier-free Canada

Last Updated: Jan 13, 2024
Date Published: Jan 11, 2024
Publisher: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords: Accessibility Disability Plan Public Health Agency of Canada

Data from surveillance reports provide information on opioid- and stimulant-related harms (deaths, hospitalizations, and responses by emergency medical services) in Canada.

The Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) works closely with the provinces and territories to collect and share accurate information about the overdose crisis in order to provide a national picture of the public health impact of opioids and other drugs in Canada and to help guide efforts to reduce substance-related harms.

Last Updated: Dec 17, 2023
Date Published: Sep 27, 2019
Publisher: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: HTML CSV ZIP
Keywords: opioids opioid stimulants stimulant cocaine methamphetamine meth fentanyl overdoses deaths mortality hospitalizations ...

The Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) conducts biosafety and biosecurity inspections to verify organizations’ compliance with the Human Pathogens and Toxins Act (HPTA), the Human Pathogens and Toxins Regulations (HPTR), and the applicable sections of the Health of Animals Act and Health of Animals Regulations (HAA/HAR).

The inspections allow PHAC to determine if an organization meets the conditions of its
Pathogen and Toxin Licence, as well as to identify deficiencies and provide corrective
measures to prevent serious safety risks.

Last Updated: Dec 15, 2023
Date Published: May 6, 2022
Publisher: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: TXT PDF CSV
Keywords: biosafety and biosecurity biosafety biosecurity inspection CBS Centre for Biosecurity Government Data Canadian Biosafety Standard

In March 2023, the Public Health Agency of Canada launched a new, interactive dashboard that reports on the health of people in Canada. This collection of public health indicators helps us understand areas where we are doing well and where we need to improve. Ultimately, this dashboard provides a snapshot of the health of our population, while illustrating the wide range of health, socio-economic, and environmental factors that interact to keep us healthy and well. People in Canada generally live long and healthy lives, but not everyone has the same opportunity for good health. This dashboard explores the question: how …

Last Updated: Dec 15, 2023
Date Published: Dec 12, 2023
Publisher: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: HTML XLSX CSV
Keywords: Health Dashboard Health Indicators Public Health Population Health Health Status Infectious Disease Chronic Disease Mental Health Communicable Disease Substance Use Health of People in Canada social determinants of health ...

Table of contents of President's briefing package with hyper links

Last Updated: Nov 29, 2023
Date Published: Jan 27, 2021
Publisher: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: PDF RDF
Keywords: President PHAC Public Health Agency New President

This report provides the descriptive epidemiology of active tuberculosis (TB)
disease in Canada from 2008 to 2018 with a specific focus on 2018, including
the incidence of drug-resistant TB disease. Treatment outcomes, including the
success rate of TB treatment from 2007 to 2017, are also examined.

Last Updated: Nov 29, 2023
Date Published: Mar 23, 2022
Publisher: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: PDF TXT
Keywords: Tuberculosis disease in Canada TB CTBRS

The award-winning Health Infobase, a sub-domain of Canada.ca, provides Canadian health information on a wide variety of topics including chronic and infectious diseases, injuries, mental health, health behaviours, health inequalities, consumer products, pesticides, wastewater, wildfires, and many more.
In collaboration with subject matter experts, the Health Infobase team develops easy-to-use data visualizations including interactive and accessible data tools, allowing users to easily access, explore and understand Canadian health information.
By using both filters and free-text search options, users can view data products from different data sources in both static and interactive formats. Many data products have downloadable data sets, which …

Last Updated: Sep 29, 2023
Date Published: Dec 24, 2018
Publisher: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords: Acute myocardial infarction age standardized rate prevalence incidence mortality asthma chronic obstructive pulmonary disease dementia Alzheimer Alzheimer’s ...

The Canadian Chronic Disease Surveillance System (CCDSS) uses linked administrative data sources from every province and territory to estimate the incidence and prevalence of chronic conditions, and, use of health services and health outcomes. Its aim is to foster the collection of surveillance data in a consistent and comparable way across jurisdictions. Patient privacy is protected since only population-level summaries are shared by the provinces and territories. Tracking health conditions through this approach complements other surveillance data sources, such as surveys and registries, and allows for timely reporting to support the planning and evaluation of policies and programs. The Public …

Last Updated: Sep 22, 2023
Date Published: Sep 25, 2016
Publisher: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: XLS DOC HTML
Keywords: chronic disease diabetes hypertension mental illness mood anxiety disorder asthma COPD CCDSS Canadian Chronic Disease Surveillance System high blood pressure Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease respiratory disease

Briefing materials for the President’s Appearance at the Standing Committee on Public Accounts (PACP) for AG Report 9, COVID-19 Vaccines on February 6, 2023

Last Updated: Jun 6, 2023
Date Published: Jun 6, 2023
Publisher: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: PDF
Keywords: COVID-19 coronavirus Auditor General PHAC Public Health OAG Report 9 vaccines doses supply surveillance biomanufacturing Medicago ...

Briefing material for Minister Bennett for the appearance at SOCI of September 29 on the National Framework for Suicide Prevention

Last Updated: Jan 23, 2023
Date Published: Jan 23, 2023
Publisher: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: PDF
Keywords: COVID-19 Coronavirus mental health suicide 9-8-8 3 digit line suicide crisis perinatal mental health support substance use 2 SLGBTQI + student mental health fund ...