Using results based on the responses of more than 6,900 New Brunswickers who participated in the 2018 edition of the NBHC’s Home Care Survey, this document looks at their health service experiences for the Extra-Mural Program, the Long Term Care Program and the Disability Support Program. It discusses the aspects of quality of program services that go beyond simply measuring satisfaction, and encourages those responsible for the programs to create targets based on the survey indicators.
This infographic presents an overview of alternative level of care (ALC) patients in New Brunswick, as well as important measures related to ALC patients.
Using results from the 2017 edition of the Primary Health Survey, this document discusses a new measure of unmet home care need among the general population of New Brunswick and the implications of New Brunswickers being able to stay in their homes. It also shows geographic and demographic variability of unmet needs, and suggests that those responsible for home care services further review unmet need and incorporate their findings into planning and service delivery.
This infographic presents the idea of unmet home care need and shows the proportion of New Brunswickers who reported having unmet need, by community.
An infographic full of data on the use of cannabis among New Brunswick youth: by geography, by district, by subgroup and over time, as well as the factors most related to their use of cannabis.
Clear responsibilities and targets are key to improving primary health services.
This document highlights the key risks associated with heart disease and stroke, and which communities are most at risk.