Chronic and Mental Health Conditions


The Canadian Primary Care Sentinel Surveillance Network (CPCSSN) aims to improve the quality of care for Canadians suffering from 13 chronic and mental health conditions. These conditions have case finding algorithms which have been developed and validated for use in the CPCSSN database. These conditions include:

  1. Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)
  2. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  3. Dementia
  4. Depression
  5. Dyslipidemia
  6. Epilepsy
  7. Diabetes Mellitus
  8. Herpes Zoster
  9. Hypertension
  10. Osteoarthritis
  11. Parkinson’s Disease
  12. Pediatric Asthma
  13. Pediatric Diabetes Mellitus