Establishing a National Substance Use Treatment Information System

A Step-by-Step Guide

Paperback
December 2019
9789290220190
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  • Publisher
    World Health Organization
  • ISBN 9789290220190
  • Language English
  • Pages 27 pp.
  • Size 8.25" x 11.75"
$24.00

This guide provides step-by-step guidance on the development of a national substance use treatment information system. The goal is to generate data on the individual characteristics and patterns of substance use among people in contact with the substance use treatment system, enabling treatment estimates of problematic substance use and the monitoring of treatment programs. It introduces a minimum data set as the basis for data collection based on a core set of indicators.

WHO Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean

WHO Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean