Skip to main content

Table 3 Outcome variables and assessment points

From: Mobile technology intervention to improve care coordination between HIV and substance use treatment providers: development, training, and evaluation protocol

Quantitative measures BL Post-T 1-, 3- mos 6 mos Analysis
Provider-level outcomes
 Provider descriptive information
  Provider demographics X     Descriptive
  Training in HIV and SU issues X   X X Descriptive
  HIV/SU treatment experience X   X X Descriptive
  Knowledge related to SU/HIV X X   X Descriptive
  Coercion assessment scale X   X X Exploratory: Moderator
  Provider perception inventory X   X X Exploratory: Moderator
 Provider acceptability and usability of the CCI and training protocol
  Satisfaction with training   X    Acceptability
  CCI program satisfaction     X Acceptability
  Perceived attributes scale X   X X Exploratory: Mediator
 Interagency collaboration and communication
  Levels of collaboration scale* X   X X Quant: Hyp 2
  Frequency/quantity of communication* MDE   MDE MDE Quant: Hyp 2
  Wilder collaboration factors inventory X    X Exploratory: Moderator
 Relational coordination
  Relational coordination scale* X   X X Quant: Hyp 3
Organizational-level outcomes
 Organizational descriptives X    X Descriptive
 Organization readiness X   X X Exploratory: Mediator
 Implementation climate scale X   X X Exploratory: Mediator
Patient-level outcomes
 Descriptive information
  Demographics MDE     Descriptive
  Viral load MDE    MDE Descriptive
  Dual care treatment retention C/MDE    C/MDE Quant: Hyp1
  1. BL baseline, I implementation, T training, MDE Data extracted through the mobile app dashboard, CDE data extracted through clinic medical records, EXPL exploratory, QUANT quantitative, HYP hypothesis
  2. * Primary Outcome Variable