Most Inpatient Quality Indicators and Patient Safety Indicators contained in this report examine cases for patients aged 18 or over. As a result, indicator results for institutions specializing in paediatric care, like the BC Children's Hospital, must be interpreted with caution because the indicators will only be examining hospital performance in treating a small subset of patients.
Lakes District Hospital and Health Centre was previously listed as Burns Lake and District Hospital.
Northern Haida Gwaii Hospital and Health Centre was previously listed as Masset Hospital.
The University Hospital of Northern British Columbia was previously listed as Prince George Regional Hospital.