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Individuals under Medical Assistance (Newly Eligible) Diagnosed with Opioid Use Disorder CY 2015-Current Annual County Human Services

Individuals under Medical Assistance (Newly Eligible) Diagnosed with Opioid Use Disorder CY 2015-Current Annual County Human Services

This dataset contains the total counts of PA Department of Human Services (DHS) Medical Assistance (MA) individuals diagnosed with Opioid Use Disorder (OUD) or OUD Poisoning. Also included are individuals receiving MAT (Medication assisted treatment - the use of medications in combination with counseling and behavioral therapies for the treatment of substance use disorders.) NOT diagnosed in the same period. Limited to the Newly Eligible (Under the Medical Assistance Expansion Program. Find more information here: segment of DHS population. Internally defined as DHS Category of Assistance = MG (Modified Adjusted Gross Income - MAGI) MG and Program Status = 91 (Newly Eligible). Counts are reported by Pennsylvania case county and covers calendar years 2015 -2018.


NameSocrata field nameColumn name in sgr mountData typeDescription
Pennsylvania County Boundaries:@computed_region_nmsq_hqvv:@computed_region_nmsq_hqvvNumber
County NamecountycountyTextCase of County name (includes STATE as an option) where individual receiving treatment
County Codecounty_codecounty_codeTextA 2-digit code indicating county within Pennsylvania, which is the same as County Code Number but with leading zeroes.
YearyearyearCalendar dateTimeframe for count of babies on MA (Medical Assistance) diagnosis with NAS (Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome)
Measure DescriptionmeasuremeasureTextCount of the number of individuals under MA (Medical Assistance) diagnoses with OUD (Opiod Use Disorder)
FIPS County Codefips_county_codefips_county_codeTextFive-digit Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) code which uniquely identifies each Pennsylvania county. 42000=Pennsylvania, 42001=Adams, 42003=Allegheny,…42133=York.
County Code Numbercounty_code_numbercounty_code_numberNumberInteger ranging from 1 to 67 indicating the Pennsylvania county when ordered alphabetically.
Number of Recordsnumber_of_recordsnumber_of_recordsNumberIdentifies number of values associated with this County/State
County FIPS Codecounty_fips_codecounty_fips_codeTextThe FIPS county code is a five-digit Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) code (FIPS 6-4) which uniquely identifies counties and county equivalents in the United States, certain U.S. possessions, and certain freely associated states. This is the 3-digit part of the 5-digit county FIPS code specifically standing for the county.
State FIPS Codestate_fips_codestate_fips_codeTextThese are the first 2 digits of the 5-digit Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) code that designate the State association. Each State has its own 2-digit number and each County within the state has its own 3-digit number which are combined into a 5-digit number to uniquely identify every US county. For more technical details : Federal Information Processing Standards Publications (FIPS PUBS) are issued by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) after approval by the Secretary of Commerce pursuant to Section 111 (d) of the Federal Property and Administrative Services Act of 1949 as amended by the Computer Security Act of 1987, Public Law 100-235. Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 6-4, Counties and Equivalent Entities of the U.S., Its Possessions, and Associated Areas -- 90 Aug 31 , provides the names and codes that represent the counties and other entities treated as equivalent legal and/or statistical subdivisions of the 50 States, the District of Columbia, and the possessions and freely associated areas of the United States. Counties are considered to be the "first-order subdivisions" of each State and statistically equivalent entity, regardless of their local designations (county, parish, borough, etc.). Information gathered from census data -
Count of IndividualscountcountNumberCalculated total of individuals for each county/STATE† †Non-numerical values: NR=No events reported; ND=Not displayed (for any count that is 10 or less)
Date Reviseddate_reviseddate_revisedCalendar dateDate County or Statewide data was last altered. Date in MM/DD/YYYY format.
Georeferenced Latitude & Longitudegeocoded_columngeocoded_columnPointIf the Lat/Long point is null, then the county is unknown. This is a generic latitude and longitude of the county in degrees, separated by a comma and enclosed in parentheses for each county. This is provided to create visualizations such as map layers. The latitude and longitude for Pennsylvania falls at the southeast corner of the state actually in the state of Maryland so that statewide information can be displayed on a map layer without affecting another county.
Latitude&Longitudelatitude_longitudelatitude_longitudeTextIf the Lat/Long point is null, then the county is unknown. This is a generic point for latitude and longitude in each county to give the ability to create visualizations such as map layers. The latitude and longitude for the state of Pennsylvanian will fall to the south east of Pennsylvania actually in Maryland so that the information for a statewide total can also be displayed on a map layer without affecting information in another county.
Beginning of the Yearbeginning_of_the_yearbeginning_of_the_yearCalendar dateThe date for the Beginning of the year of the data being reported.
Pa School Districts (2017):@computed_region_rayf_jjgk:@computed_region_rayf_jjgkNumber
Pa House Districts (2017-01):@computed_region_r6rf_p9et:@computed_region_r6rf_p9etNumber
Municipality Boundary:@computed_region_amqz_jbr4:@computed_region_amqz_jbr4Number
Pa Senatorial Districts (2017-01):@computed_region_d3gw_znnf:@computed_region_d3gw_znnfNumber
Time Measuretime_measuretime_measureTextTime frame rate is based on Calendar year (January 1, 20XX to December 31, 20XX)

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