Mapping SUD treatment in VA using administrative data

Project Type(s):

Principal Investigator(s):

The Mapping SUD Treatment in VA Using Administrative Data: Identifying Similarities and Differences Between Women and Men Veterans project is using VA administrative data to evaluate the uptake and receipt of SUD-oriented treatment among all Veterans with a chart diagnosis of SUD enrolled in VHA from FY14 to FY18. Location of care, referral patterns, and characteristics of Veterans obtaining SUD care in different treatment settings will be evaluated stratified by gender.

Project Period:
September 30, 2019 October 1, 2021

Funding Type(s):

VA Puget Sound Seed Grant

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Practice Type(s):
Veterans Health Administration

Patient Population(s):
Adults, Veterans

Targeted Condition(s):
Substance use disorders/misuse