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Rehabilitation Patient Group (RPG) Grouping Methodology and Weights Core

The Rehabilitation Patient Group (RPG) is the grouping methodology used to categorize data from completed episodes submitted by participating organizations to the National Rehabilitation Reporting System (NRS). Episode data is sorted into 1 of 83 groups according to clinical characteristics and estimated resource use.

Elements included:

  • SAS code and detailed flowcharts for the RPG logic (PDF format for the flowcharts, PDF and text formats for the code)
  • Test data as a comma-separated value (CSV) file
  • The RPG weights and trim points (CSV and PDF files)

Please note that the RPG grouping methodology and weights for 2018-2019 are the most up-to-date versions.


Quebec clients selecting this product will be billed separately (it is not available as part of the Quebec Core Plan).  For more information, email help@cihi.ca


Available Reports

RPG Grouping Methodology 2018-2019
Language Media Type Price A/B Details Action
English Electronic $145/$290 View
French Electronic $145/$290 View

RPG Grouping Methodology 2017-2018
Language Media Type Price A/B Details Action
English Electronic $145/$290 View
French Electronic $145/$290 View

RPG Grouping Methodology 2016-2017
Language Media Type Price A/B Details Action
English Electronic $145/$290 View
French Electronic $145/$290 View

RPG Grouping Methodology 2015-2016
Language Media Type Price A/B Details Action
English Electronic $145/$290 View
French Electronic $145/$290 View

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