2019 Data Table

All Question Descriptions and Excel Files for 2019 Data

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Q1: In what year were you born? Download
Q2: In which province/territory do you reside? Download
Q4: What was your sex at birth? Download
Q5: What is your gender? Download
Q6: Do you have a family doctor or regular place of care, such as a health centre? Download
Q7_summary_mean: SUMMARY TABLE [Means]: In the PAST YEAR, about how many times have you done the following...? Download
Q7A: Visited your family doctor or regular place of care in-person. Download
Q7B: Spoke to your regular family doctor or regular care provider by phone about a specific health issue or concern. Download
Q7C: Visited a specialist in-person. Download
Q7D: Gone to an emergency room. Download
Q7E: Gone to a walk-in clinic. Download
Q7F: Filled a prescription. Download
Q7G: Had a lab test (e.g. blood test, urine test, etc.) Download
Q7H: Had an X-Ray, MRI, or CT/CAT Scan. Download
Q7I: Had a visit with your health care provider virtually online by video (similar to a FaceTime or Skype call). Download
Q7J: Consulted with any of your health care providers online about a specific health issue or concern without having to phone or visit their office. Download
Q7K: Needed a prescription renewed by a prescriber. Download
Q100: You mentioned that you needed a prescription renewed by a prescriber in the past year. How did you renew that prescription? Download
Q9_summary_mean: SUMMARY TABLE [Means]: In the past year, how many of your virtual online video visits were...? Download
Q9A: Initiated by you. Download
Q9B: Coordinated as part of your care by your regular care provider. Download
Q9C: Coordinated as part of your access to and follow up with a specialist providing you care. Download
Q10: In the past year, were any of your virtual online video visits with...? Download
Q11_summary_mean: SUMMARY TABLE [Means]: What proportion of your virtual online video visits were conducted in your home vs. at a health care facility...? Download
Q11A: # of virtual visits at my own home Download
Q11B: # of virtual visits at a health care facility Download
Q12: Do you have primary or joint responsibility for providing care and/or assistance to any of the following individuals? Download
Q13: Do you have a chronic health condition? Meaning, a condition that is expected to last or has already lasted 6 months or more and has been diagnosed by a health professional? Download
Q14: Using a number from 1 to 7 (1 being not at all involved and 7 being extremely involved), how involved are you in managing your health in partnership with your health care providers? Download
Q15: Using a number from 1 to 7 (1 being not at all confident and 7 being extremely confident), how would you rate your confidence to participate with your health care providers to discuss and make decisions together that affect your health? Download
Q16: How many prescription medications do you currently take? Download
Q17: Thinking about the last prescription that you obtained from your family doctor or regular place of care, was it...? Download
Q18_summary_yes: SUMMARY TABLE [Yes]: Thinking about the last prescription that you obtained from your family doctor or regular place of care, did the prescriber...? Download
Q18A: Discuss the cost of the medication with you. Download
Q18B: Seem aware of the cost of the medication. Download
Q18C: Ask if you were covered by a drug insurance plan (either public or private). Download
Q18D: Check if the medication would be covered for you (through public or private insurance). Download
Q18E: Look up the cost of the medication for you. Download
Q19: In general, would you support mandatory electronic prescribing of controlled substances, such as opioids, in Canada? Download
Q20_summary_yes: SUMMARY TABLE [Yes]: Can you currently...? Download
Q20A: Access your own medical records electronically (for example, look up your lab test results). Download
Q20B: Make an appointment with your regular doctor or place of care electronically (for example, on a secure website). Download
Q20C: Consult with any of your health care providers online without having to phone or visit their office (for example, using secure email). Download
Q20D: Send an electronic message directly to your doctor or regular place of care about a specific health issue or concern (for example, SMS-text message or via smartphone App such as Wellx). Download
Q20E: View an electronic version of your referral to a specialist sent by your regular doctor to a specialist. Download
Q20F: Use an online tool to be notified when a specialist has received your referral, and when you have a confirmed appointment date and time. Download
Q20G: Visit with your health care provider virtually online by video (similar to a FaceTime or Skype call - through a web-based or smart phone application). Download
Q20H: Take part in a program that uses medical devices such as a blood pressure cuff or blood glucose meter to manage a chronic health condition from your home and electronically transmit the results to a healthcare team so that they can monitor your progress. Download
Q20I: Send a request electronically for a prescription renewal. Download
Q20J: View a list of your current prescriptions and medication history electronically. Download
Q20K: Access websites, mobile applications (apps) or interactive online tools and services to help or support you with mental health issues you may be dealing with, such as mindfulness, depression or anxiety. Download
Q20L: Complete online forms or assessments relating to your health or mental health at the request of any of your health care providers – either before or after a visit. (for example: a smoking cessation tool, a quality of life tool, a mental health assessment, or pre-specialist appointment questionnaire/assessment). Download
Q20M: Access websites or use mobile applications (apps) on a smartphone or digital tablet to help you monitor certain aspects of your health or well-being (e.g. your weight, your dietary habits, the quality of your sleep, your mood, your physical activity, your blood pressure, and your blood sugar level). Download
Q20N: Make an appointment with other health professionals or wellness care providers electronically (for example, on a secure website) - such as a specialist you are seeing, your chiropractor, dentist, mental health professional, or physiotherapist, etc. Download
Q20O: Receive electronic reminders, notifications or alerts from any of your health care providers or places of care (for example, an appointment reminder, confirmation or request to cancel, a notice of lab or diagnostic testing appointments, invitation or notice of health promotion clinics or education activities or resources). Download
Q21_summary_yes: SUMMARY TABLE [Yes]: In the LAST YEAR, did you...? Download
Q21A: Access your own medical records electronically (for example, look up your lab test results). Download
Q21B: Make an appointment with your regular doctor or place of care electronically (for example, on a secure website). Download
Q21C: Consult with any of your health care providers online without having to phone or visit their office (for example, using secure email). Download
Q21D: Send an electronic message directly to your doctor or regular place of care about a specific health issue or concern (for example, SMS-text message or via smartphone App such as Wellx). Download
Q21E: View an electronic version of your referral to a specialist sent by your regular doctor to a specialist. Download
Q21F: Use an online tool to be notified when a specialist has received your referral, and when you have a confirmed appointment date and time. Download
Q21G: Visit with your health care provider virtually online by video (similar to a FaceTime or Skype call - through a web-based or smart phone application). Download
Q21H: Take part in a program that uses medical devices such as a blood pressure cuff or blood glucose meter to manage a chronic health condition from your home and electronically transmit the results to a healthcare team so that they can monitor your progress. Download
Q21I: Send a request electronically for a prescription renewal. Download
Q21J: View a list of your current prescriptions and medication history electronically. Download
Q21K: Access websites, mobile applications (apps) or interactive online tools and services to help or support you with mental health issues you may be dealing with, such as mindfulness, depression or anxiety. Download
Q21L: Complete online forms or assessments relating to your health or mental health at the request of any of your health care providers – either before or after a visit. (for example: a smoking cessation tool, a quality of life tool, a mental health assessment, or pre-specialist appointment questionnaire/assessment). Download
Q21M: Access websites or use mobile applications (apps) on a smartphone or digital tablet to help you monitor certain aspects of your health or well-being (e.g. your weight, your dietary habits, the quality of your sleep, your mood, your physical activity, your blood pressure, and your blood sugar level). Download
Q21N: Make an appointment with other health professionals or wellness care providers electronically (for example, on a secure website) - such as a specialist you are seeing, your chiropractor, dentist, mental health professional, or physiotherapist, etc. Download
Q21O: Receive electronic reminders, notifications or alerts from any of your health care providers or places of care (for example, an appointment reminder, confirmation or request to cancel, a notice of lab or diagnostic testing appointments, invitation or notice of health promotion clinics or education activities or resources). Download
Q22_summary_yes: SUMMARY TABLE [Yes]: Would you like to be able to...? Download
Q22A: Access your own medical records electronically (for example, look up your lab test results). Download
Q22B: Make an appointment with your regular doctor or place of care electronically (for example, on a secure website). Download
Q22C: Consult with any of your health care providers online without having to phone or visit their office (for example, using secure email). Download
Q22D: Send an electronic message directly to your doctor or regular place of care about a specific health issue or concern (for example, SMS-text message or via smartphone App such as Wellx). Download
Q22E: View an electronic version of your referral to a specialist sent by your regular doctor to a specialist. Download
Q22F: Use an online tool to be notified when a specialist has received your referral, and when you have a confirmed appointment date and time. Download
Q22G: Visit with your health care provider virtually online by video (similar to a FaceTime or Skype call - through a web-based or smart phone application). Download
Q22H: Take part in a program that uses medical devices such as a blood pressure cuff or blood glucose meter to manage a chronic health condition from your home and electronically transmit the results to a healthcare team so that they can monitor your progress. Download
Q22I: Send a request electronically for a prescription renewal. Download
Q22J: View a list of your current prescriptions and medication history electronically. Download
Q22K: Access websites, mobile applications (apps) or interactive online tools and services to help or support you with mental health issues you may be dealing with, such as mindfulness, depression or anxiety. Download
Q22L: Complete online forms or assessments relating to your health or mental health at the request of any of your health care providers – either before or after a visit. (for example: a smoking cessation tool, a quality of life tool, a mental health assessment, or pre-specialist appointment questionnaire/assessment). Download
Q22M: Access websites or use mobile applications (apps) on a smartphone or digital tablet to help you monitor certain aspects of your health or well-being (e.g. your weight, your dietary habits, the quality of your sleep, your mood, your physical activity, your blood pressure, and your blood sugar level). Download
Q22N: Make an appointment with other health professionals or wellness care providers electronically (for example, on a secure website) - such as a specialist you are seeing, your chiropractor, dentist, mental health professional, or physiotherapist, etc. Download
Q22O: Receive electronic reminders, notifications or alerts from any of your health care providers or places of care (for example, an appointment reminder, confirmation or request to cancel, a notice of lab or diagnostic testing appointments, invitation or notice of health promotion clinics or education activities or resources). Download
Q23_summary_yes: SUMMARY TABLE [Yes]: Have you EVER (Can currently, but has not in past year)...? Download
Q23A: Access your own medical records electronically (for example, look up your lab test results). Download
Q23B: Make an appointment with your regular doctor or place of care electronically (for example, on a secure website). Download
Q23C: Consult with any of your health care providers online without having to phone or visit their office (for example, using secure email). Download
Q23D: Send an electronic message directly to your doctor or regular place of care about a specific health issue or concern (for example, SMS-text message or via smartphone App such as Wellx). Download
Q23E: View an electronic version of your referral to a specialist sent by your regular doctor to a specialist. Download
Q23F: Use an online tool to be notified when a specialist has received your referral, and when you have a confirmed appointment date and time. Download
Q23G: Visit with your health care provider virtually online by video (similar to a FaceTime or Skype call - through a web-based or smart phone application). Download
Q23H: Take part in a program that uses medical devices such as a blood pressure cuff or blood glucose meter to manage a chronic health condition from your home and electronically transmit the results to a healthcare team so that they can monitor your progress. Download
Q23I: Send a request electronically for a prescription renewal. Download
Q23J: View a list of your current prescriptions and medication history electronically. Download
Q23K: Access websites, mobile applications (apps) or interactive online tools and services to help or support you with mental health issues you may be dealing with, such as mindfulness, depression or anxiety. Download
Q23L: Complete online forms or assessments relating to your health or mental health at the request of any of your health care providers – either before or after a visit. (for example: a smoking cessation tool, a quality of life tool, a mental health assessment, or pre-specialist appointment questionnaire/assessment). Download
Q23M: Access websites or use mobile applications (apps) on a smartphone or digital tablet to help you monitor certain aspects of your health or well-being (e.g. your weight, your dietary habits, the quality of your sleep, your mood, your physical activity, your blood pressure, and your blood sugar level). Download
Q23N: Make an appointment with other health professionals or wellness care providers electronically (for example, on a secure website) - such as a specialist you are seeing, your chiropractor, dentist, mental health professional, or physiotherapist, etc. Download
Q23O: Receive electronic reminders, notifications or alerts from any of your health care providers or places of care (for example, an appointment reminder, confirmation or request to cancel, a notice of lab or diagnostic testing appointments, invitation or notice of health promotion clinics or education activities or resources). Download
Q24: Have you ever asked your doctor or regular place of care about any of digital health options that may be available to you? Download
Q25: Can you tell us the online sources where you MOST FREQUENTLY access your own medical records electronically? Is it a website or mobile app provided by...? Download
Q26: In total how many online sources with separate login and password requirements do you currently manage to access your medical records electronically? Download
Q27_summary_mean: SUMMARY TABLE [Means]: Do you agree with the following statements about Accessing your own medical records electronically...? Download
Q27_summary_top2: SUMMARY TABLE [Top 2 Box]: Do you agree with the following statements about Accessing your own medical records electronically... Download
Q27A: The online source where I access my medical record is easy to use. Download
Q27B: The login process is user friendly. Download
Q27C: The web or mobile interface I use is easy to navigate. Download
Q27D: Overall, I am satisfied with the online source where I can access my medical record. Download
Q27E: Training and education material made available are helpful. Download
Q27F: Technical support or help-line made available is responsive. Download
Q27G: I feel more informed about my health as a result of accessing my medical record online. Download
Q27H: I am able to set and make progress towards health goals because I can access my health record online. Download
Q27I: I can better manage my health because I can access my health record online. Download
Q27J: I avoided an in-person visit to a doctor and/or emergency room at least once. Download
Q28: Can you tell us the website or mobile application you MOST FREQUENTLY access? Download
Q29_summary_mean: SUMMARY TABLE [Means]: Do you agree with the following statements...? Download
Q29_summary_top2: SUMMARY TABLE [Top 2 Box]: Do you agree with the following statements...? Download
Q29A: The mental health app or website is easy to use. Download
Q29B: Overall, I am satisfied with the mental health app or website. Download
Q29C: My mental health improved because of my use of the app or website. Download
Q29D: I can better manage my mental health by using the app or website. Download
Q29E: I avoided an in-person visit with a doctor and/or the emergency room by using the app or website at least once. Download
Q30_summary_mean: SUMMARY TABLE [Means]: How interested would you be in using a website or mobile application to support your mental health for each of the following...? Download
Q30_summary_top2: SUMMARY TABLE [Top 2 Box]: How interested would you be in using a website or mobile application to support your mental health for each of the following...? Download
Q30A: Your regular doctor recommended it. Download
Q30B: A friend suggested you try it out. Download
Q30C: A close family member suggested you try it out. Download
Q30D: A health care professional other than your regular doctor suggested you try it out. Download
Q31: What are the reasons you have not signed up to use Carnet Sante (i.e., the provincial portal for citizens to access their own health information)? Download
Q32: What specific health information can you currently access electronically? Download
Q33: Do you prefer to view your lab test results as soon as they are available? Download
Q34: Have you experienced any of the following since accessing your health information online or using online digital health services? Download
Q35: In general, would you say your health is...? Download
Q36: In general, would you say your mental health is...? Download
Q37: Please indicate your annual household income before taxes in the past year? Download
Q38: How would you describe the community you live in? Download
Q39: How far do you have to travel to visit your regular doctor/ place of care for an in-person visit? Download
Q40: How far from your home is the closest hospital with an emergency department, urgent care centre, after hours clinic? Download
Q41: Are you an Aboriginal person, that is, First Nations (North American Indian), Metis or Inuk (Inuit)? Download
Q42: Which languages do you speak at home? Download
Q43: Have you joined the ACCESS 2022.ca movement - Powered by Canada Health Infoway? Download