Detailed definitions that should be used in measuring outcomes from pilots relating to the Drug and Alcohol Payment by Results initiative have been agreed and finalised. These have resulted from successful partnership working between Central Government, the pilot areas, experts from the field and wider comments from the sector.
There are detailed definitions for the following high level outcomes:
- free from drug(s) of dependence
- health and wellbeing
More information can be found on the Department of Health website..