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Table 2 Administrative dataset variables (Patients)

From: Enhancing screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment among socioeconomically disadvantaged patients: study protocol for a knowledge exchange intervention involving patients and physicians

Addiction treatment services • Start/completion of detoxification program
  • Start/completion of residential treatment  program
  • Start/discontinuation of opioid dependency  program
  • Start/completion of outpatient addiction  programming
  • Primary substance for which treatment   was sought
Ambulatory health services • Service date and time
  • Triage level
  • Disposition
  • Major Ambulatory Category code   (high level diagnostic grouping)
  • Ambulance transport (yes or no)
Inpatient health services • Service date and time
  • Admit category (elective, urgent)
  • Length of stay
  • Disposition
  • Resource Intensity Weight
  • Case Mix Group