interRAI instruments have been adopted worldwide including Canada, New Zealand, Australia, Hong Kong, Singapore, South Korea, Belgium, Italy, Ireland, Switzerland, France, Estonia, Finland, Israel, and South Africa, as well as many US states. The map in the link shows where and how the interRAI instruments are being used.
interRAI’s Contribution to Global Mental Health Research
by Dr. John Hirdes, Professor at the University of Waterloo and interRAI Treasurer
Why is mental health important?
Challenges related to mental health affect us all, and the COVID-19 pandemic has only heightened the intensity of those challenges around the world. Prior to the pandemic, over 20% of Canadians reported experiencing problems with mental health or addictions.
New Release of interRAI’s Long-Term Care Facilities (LTCF): Version 10.0
interRAI is proud to announce the release of Version 10.0 of its Long-Term Care Facilities (LTCF) Assessment System, the manual for which is now available for purchase online at catalog.interrai.org and the full system can be licensed
Mission and Vision
interRAI is committed to improving health care across the globe. Whether you’re a community member, care professional, administrator, or policy-maker, our goal is to provide you with reliable, high-quality data that is easy to interpret and share. Through rigorous research and testing, we ensure the reliability and validity of our systems and continuously strive to improve our tools’ usefulness by, for example, making them available in many languages.