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Table 2 Evaluation of FindHelpNowKY.org Intervention

From: Timely linkage of individuals to substance use disorder treatment: development, implementation, and evaluation of FindHelpNowKY.org

  Intervention Formative Evaluation Intervention Process Evaluation Intervention Impact/Outcome Evaluation
Qualitative - Primary care physician stakeholder interviews to determine website element needs - SUD treatment facility survey on website function
- Primary care provider survey on website usability
- Focus group interviews with those in recovery on website usability
- Website usability and focus group testing
- SUD treatment facility interviews on client intake questions regarding website use
- Completed online website use evaluations
- Primary care provider survey of number of referrals based on website use
Quantitative - Number of SUD treatment facilities in state
- Number of individuals with SUD
- Number of individuals in SUD treatment
- Number of individuals with mobile phones
- Number of individuals with computers and internet access
- Monthly tracking of website activity by total number of page views, unique users, search duration (in minutes), user type, SUD treatment facility type, geographic location of user and facilities, gender, insurance status, smoking policy, MAT policy, etc.
- Website traffic before and after website promotional blitz (by geographic region of promotional focus)
- Proportion of SUD treatment website searches relative to facility type
- Overlay of website user locations by treatment facility type coverage area (30 mile radius) to determine user need vs. SUD treatment facility type capacity
- Overlay of website SUD treatment facility location searches by treatment facility type coverage area to determine SUD treatment facility need vs. SUD treatment facility type capacity
- Number of SUD treatment facilities with openings tracked over time
- Rate of SUD treatment facilities with openings per 100,000 individuals with SUD