Out-of-Province Discharge Abstracts Database (OOPDAD)


Demographic, clinical and administrative data for all acute care (inpatient) hospitalizations and surgical daycare procedures for NL residents occurring at acute care facilities in other provinces outside of NL.


Out-of-province (OOP) hospital inpatient and surgical daycare episodes include demographic, administrative and clinical data that is collected in the Canadian Institute for Health Information’s national Discharge Abstract Database, and adheres to ICD-10-CA/CCI coding. PDAD captures hospitalizations of NL residents in the province; OOPDAD captures hospitalizations of NL residents in other provinces.

Additional information

File Years

2001/02 to present




Approximately 5 months after the end of the fiscal year