Variables | Description |
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After | 1 if the time is after the essential drug policy was implemented, 0 otherwise |
NEMP | 1 if the health centre is in the intervention group, 0 otherwise |
NEMP×After | 1 if the time is after the essential drug policy and the health centre in treatment group, 0 otherwise |
Certified doctors | Numbers of certified doctors |
Beds | Numbers of beds |
Log of GDP | Log of the GDP per capita at county level |
Outpatient exp | Log of average outpatient expenditure of care per visit |
Inpatient exp | Log of average inpatient expenses per discharged patient |
Outpatient drug exp | Log of average outpatient drug expenditure per visit |
Inpatient drug exp | Log of average inpatient drug expenditure per discharge patient |
Daily visits per doctor | Average number of visits per certified doctor per day |
Daily inpatient stays per doctor | Average number of inpatients stay per certified doctor per day |
GDP, gross domestic product; NEMP, National Essential Medicines Policy.