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Table 1 Aim 1 Quantitative constructs and measures by data source (measured at county-level)

From: Establishing cross-systems collaborations for implementation: protocol for a longitudinal mixed methods study

Construct Measures Timing
Existing Public Health Data
Community Need • County rates of child abuse & neglect T1
• County rates of opioid-related overdose death
• County rates of naloxone administration
SAMHSA Behavioral Health Treatment Locator
Provider Density • # of organizations that deliver substance use tx in county T1
• # of different MOUD available in county
Worker Surveys
Readiness Organizational Readiness for Implementing Change (ORIC) [40], 10 items
Subscales: 1) Commitment (5 items); 2) Efficacy (5 items)
5 point scales (1=disagree, 5=agree)
T1
Leadership Implementation Leadership Scale [41]; 12 items total
Subscales: 1) Proactive (3 items); 2) Knowledgeable (3 items); 3) Supportive (3 items); 4) Perseverant (3 items)
5 point scales(0=not at all; 4=very great extent)
T2-T3
Climate Climate Measure [42]; 6 items total
Subscales: 1) Expected (2 items); 2) Supported (2 items); 3) Rewarded (2 items)
5 point scales (1=disagree, 5=agree)
T2-T3
Front Line Collaboration • Referral frequency to substance use treatment partner
6 point scale (1=Not once, 5=Daily)
T2-T3
• Wilder Collaboration Factors inventory [43]; 40 items total
Subscales: 1) Environment (6 items); 2) Membership (6 items); 3) Process/Structure (13 items); 4) Communication (5 items); 5) Purpose (7 items); 6) Resources (3 items)
5 point scales (1=strong disagree, 5=strongly agree)
OSU Needs Portal
Penetration • Number of cases served Ongoing
• % of cases with a family peer mentor visit
• % of cases with at least one substance use treatment logged
Fidelity % of parents who:
• Receive substance use screening
Ongoing
• Receive at least one treatment session (if screened in)
• Participate in at least one family team meeting (if screened in)
Timeliness Average number of days between entering the child welfare system and: Ongoing
• Substance use disorder screening
• First Family peer mentor visit
• First treatment session