HU. Healthcare Utilisation

Module HU. Healthcare Utilisation of TILDA 2014

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HU001 Question [Is/Are] [you/he/she] covered by:
HU070 Question [Is/Are] [you/he/she] covered by:
HU002 Question [Do/Does] [you/he/she] have private medical insurance cover (VHI etc.) in [your/his/her] own name or through another family member?
HU003 Question Which company [are/is] [you/he/she] insured with?
HU004 Question Which other medical insurance scheme/plan/company [are/is] [you/he/she] insured with?
HU044 Question Approximately how much was [your/Rname's] latest annual health insurance premium? IWER: IF NOT PAID ANNUALLY HELP RESPONDENT WORK OUT ANNUAL PAYMENT ON A
HU046 Question Including [yourself/Rname] how many people does this current policy cover?
HU071 Question Does [your/Rname] health insurance include the cost of GP visits?
HU072 Question Some people review their health insurance policy when their premium is due. Have [you/he/she] changed the level of cover on your policy since last year?
HU048 Question Including [yourself/Rname] how many people were covered by the policy last year?
HU049 Question In the last 5 years did [you/he/she] ever have health insurance?
HU050 Question In what year did [you/he/she] last have health insurance?
HU073 Question Why did [you/he/she] discontinue [your/his/her] health insurance policy?
HU073oth Question Please. specify other
HU005 Question In the last 12 months, about how often did [you/he/she] visit [your/his/her] GP? IWER: IF RESPONDENT HAS NOT VISITED GP IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS CODE 0
HU006 Question How much did [you/he/she] pay for [your/his/her] last visit to the GP, after any health insurance reimbursement?'
HU007 Question In the last 12 months, how many times did [you/he/she] visit a hospital Emergency Department (sometimes called A&E or Accident and Emergency) as a patient?
HU057 Question Was [your/his/her] emergency department visit the result of:
HU058 Question Following this visit to the emergency department were [you/he/she]:
HU058oth Question Please specify
HU038 Question In total, how much did [you/he/she] pay for all of [your/his/her] A&E visit(s) in the last 12 months, after any health insurance reimbursement?
HU008 Question In the last 12 months, about how many visits did [you/he/she] make to a hospital as an out-patient/day patient?
HU009 Question On how manstantial procedure, operation or test i.e. one which took a considerable amount of time to perform?
HU062 Question Have [you/he/she] seen a consultant in the last 12 months?
HU063 Question Please look at card HU1A. How satisfied or dissatisfied [were/was] [you/he/she] with the service [you/he/she] received at [your/his/her] last consultant visit?
HU039 Question In total, how much did [you/he/she] pay for [your/his/her] visit(s) to consultant(s) in the
HU010 Question In the last 12 months, on how many occasions [were/was] [you/he/she] admitted to hospital overnight? Note: These are sometimes called in-patient admissions.
HU065 Question Please look at card HU1A. How satisfied or dissatisfied [were/was] [you/he/she] with the service [you/he/she] received on [your/his/her] most recent overnight hospital admission?
HU011 Question During these hospital stays in the last 12 months, about how many operations (procedures) involving a full anaesthetic did [you/he/she] have?
HU012 Question In total, about how many nights did [you/he/she] spend in hospital in the last 12 months?
HU013 Question When [you/he/she] stayed overnight in hospital, was this
HU014 Question When [you/he/she] stayed overnight in hospital, was this in a
HU040 Question In total, how much did [you/he/she] pay for [your/his/her] overnight hospital stays(s) in
HU076 Question In the last 12 months, did [you/Rname] pay any individual or private company to provide home help or personal care?
HU015A Question In the last 12 months, did [you/Rname] receive any of the following State services?NB: Some people hire home help or personal care privately, this private help SHOULD NOT be included in this question
HU015_a1 Question Let's think for a moment about the home help [you/Rname] received. During the last month, on about how many days did [you/he/she] receive home help?
HU015_a2 Question On the days when [you/Rname] received home help, for about how many hours per day did [you/he/she] receive help?
HU015_a3 Question Please look at show card HU3. [Are/Is] [you/he/she] satisfied with this home help service?
HU015_a4 Question Not counting costs paid by the HSE/health board, about how much did [you/Rname] (and [your/his/her] [husband/wife/partner]) pay for this home help in the last month?
HU015_b1 Question Let's think for a moment about the help [you/Rname] received from a personal care attendant. During the last month, on about how many days did [you/he/she] receive this service?
HU015_b2 Question On the days when [you/he/she] received help from a personal care attendant, for about how many hours per day did [you/he/she] receive help?
HU015_b3 Question Please look at show card HU3. [Are/Is] [you/he/she] satisfied with this personal care service?
HU015_b4 Question Not counting costs paid by the HSE/health board, about how much did [you/Rname] (and [your/his/her] [husband/wife/partner]) pay this personal care attendant in the last month?
HU015_c1 Question Let's think for a moment about Meals-on-Wheels [you/Rname] received. During the last month, on about how many days did [you/he/she] receive Meals-on-Wheels?
HU015_c3 Question Please look at show card HU3. [Are/Is] [you/he/she] satisfied with this meals service?
HU015_c4 Question Not counting costs paid by the HSE/health board, about how much did [you/Rname] (and [your/his/her] [husband/wife/partner]) pay for Meals-on-Wheels in the last month?
HU015_d1 Question Let's think for a moment about the home care package [you/Rname] received. During the last month, on about how many days did [you/he/she] receive this service?
HU015_d2 Question On the days when [you/he/she] received help from the Home Care Package, for about how many hours per day did [you/he/she] receive help?
HU015_d3 Question Please look at show card HU3. [Are/Is] [you/he/she] satisfied with this home care package?
HU015_d4 Question Not counting costs paid by the HSE/health board, about how much did [you/Rname] (and [your/his/her] [husband/wife/partner]) pay for this Home Care Package in the last month?
HU015 Question Please look at card HU2. In the last 12 months, did [you/Rname] receive any of these other State services?
HU016a Question NUMBER OF TIMES RECEIVED STATE SERVICE.016b_(i). SATISFACTION WITH RECEIVED STATE SERVICE
HU031b Question Thinking of all these services, are there any that [you/he/she] [do/does] not now receive which [you/he/she] [feel/feels] [you/he/she] have a need for?
HU031c Question You have said [you/he/she] [don't/doesn't] receive ...... but would like to. Could you say what is the main thing that prevents [you/him/her] from receiving it?
HU031d Question If [you/he/she] or a relative needed one of these services, how would [you/he/she] go about finding out about it? IWER: Code the first step respondent would take.
HU032 Question In the last 12 months, how many weeks [have/has/did] [you/he/she] [spent/spend] as a resident in a nursing home or convalescent home?
HU043 Question How [was/is] [your/his/her] nursing/convalescent home care paid for?
HU033 Question Not counting health insurance refunds, how much was paid by [you/Rname] and [your/his/her] relatives for the time [you/he/she] spent in a nursing home in the last 12 months?
HU078 Question What was the total cost of modifications made to [his/her]home?
HU080 Question How much did [you/he/she] pay for the home modifications?
HU034 Question Please look at card HU5. Think of [your/his/her] last prescription. [Were/Was] [you/he/she] charged for this?
HU035 Question Not counting health insurance refunds, on average about how much [do/does] [you/he/she] pay out-of-pocket for [your/his/her] prescribed drugs per month?
HU079 Question Were any of the costs of the modifications covered by the State?
HU054 Question Please look at card HU1A. How satisfied or dissatisfied [were/was] [you/Rname] with the service [you/he/she] received on [your/his/her] most recent visit to a hospital Emergency Department?
HU045 Question Please look at card HU1. Please select which annual health insurance premium category is most appropriate.
HU077 Question Have [you/he/she/Rname] ever added features to [your/his/her] home to make it easier or safer for an older person to live there? This includes changes to the home to make it easier to get around like grab bars, railings or ramps or larger modifica
HU060 Question Please look at card HU1A. How satisfied or dissatisfied [were/was] [you/Rname] with the service [you/he/she] received on [your/his/her] most recent outpatient/day patient visit?
HU075 Question In total, how much did [you/he/she] pay for [your/his/her] outpatient/day patient visits in the last 12 months, after any health insurance reimbursement? (May be zero)
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HU001

[Is/Are] [you/he/she] covered by:

[IS/ARE] [YOU/HE/SHE] COVERED BY:
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HU070

[Is/Are] [you/he/she] covered by:

[IS/ARE] [YOU/HE/SHE] COVERED BY:
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HU002

[Do/Does] [you/he/she] have private medical insurance cover (VHI etc.) in [your/his/her] own name or through another family member?

[DO/DOES] [YOU/HE/SHE] HAVE PRIVATE MEDICAL INSURANCE COVER (VHI ETC.) IN [YOUR/HIS/HER] OWN NAME OR THROUGH ANOTHER FAMILY MEMBER?
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If [Do/Does] [you/he/she] have private medical insurance cover (VHI etc.) in [your/his/her] own name or through another family member? >= 1 Yes, in own name 2 Yes, as the spouse of a subscriber 3 Yes, as the relative of a subscriber 5 No. DK 99 RF and [Do/Does] [you/he/she] have private medical insurance cover (VHI etc.) in [your/his/her] own name or through another family member? <= 3 »
 
   
 
HU003

Which company [are/is] [you/he/she] insured with?

WHICH COMPANY [ARE/IS] [YOU/HE/SHE] INSURED WITH?
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If Which company [are/is] [you/he/she] insured with? = 98 or Which company [are/is] [you/he/she] insured with? = 99 »
 
     
   
HU004

Which other medical insurance scheme/plan/company [are/is] [you/he/she] insured with?

WHICH OTHER MEDICAL INSURANCE SCHEME/PLAN/COMPANY [ARE/IS] [YOU/HE/SHE] INSURED WITH?
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HU044

Approximately how much was [your/Rname's] latest annual health insurance premium? IWER: IF NOT PAID ANNUALLY HELP RESPONDENT WORK OUT ANNUAL PAYMENT ON A

APPROXIMATELY HOW MUCH WAS [YOUR/RNAME'S] LATEST ANNUAL HEALTH INSURANCE PREMIUM? IWER: IF NOT PAID ANNUALLY HELP RESPONDENT WORK OUT ANNUAL PAYMENT ON A
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HU045

Please look at card HU1. Please select which annual health insurance premium category is most appropriate.

PLEASE LOOK AT CARD HU1. PLEASE SELECT WHICH ANNUAL HEALTH INSURANCE PREMIUM CATEGORY IS MOST APPROPRIATE.
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HU046

Including [yourself/Rname] how many people does this current policy cover?

INCLUDING [YOURSELF/RNAME] HOW MANY PEOPLE DOES THIS CURRENT POLICY COVER?
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HU071

Does [your/Rname] health insurance include the cost of GP visits?

DOES [YOUR/RNAME] HEALTH INSURANCE INCLUDE THE COST OF GP VISITS?
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HU072

Some people review their health insurance policy when their premium is due. Have [you/he/she] changed the level of cover on your policy since last year?

SOME PEOPLE REVIEW THEIR HEALTH INSURANCE POLICY WHEN THEIR PREMIUM IS DUE. HAVE [YOU/HE/SHE] CHANGED THE LEVEL OF COVER ON YOUR POLICY SINCE LAST YEAR?
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HU048

Including [yourself/Rname] how many people were covered by the policy last year?

INCLUDING [YOURSELF/RNAME] HOW MANY PEOPLE WERE COVERED BY THE POLICY LAST YEAR?
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HU049

In the last 5 years did [you/he/she] ever have health insurance?

IN THE LAST 5 YEARS DID [YOU/HE/SHE] EVER HAVE HEALTH INSURANCE?
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HU050

In what year did [you/he/she] last have health insurance?

IN WHAT YEAR DID [YOU/HE/SHE] LAST HAVE HEALTH INSURANCE?
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If In what year did [you/he/she] last have health insurance? != 98 or In what year did [you/he/she] last have health insurance? != 99 »
 
   
 
HU073

Why did [you/he/she] discontinue [your/his/her] health insurance policy?

WHY DID [YOU/HE/SHE] DISCONTINUE [YOUR/HIS/HER] HEALTH INSURANCE POLICY?
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HU005

In the last 12 months, about how often did [you/he/she] visit [your/his/her] GP? IWER: IF RESPONDENT HAS NOT VISITED GP IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS CODE 0

IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS, ABOUT HOW OFTEN DID [YOU/HE/SHE] VISIT [YOUR/HIS/HER] GP? IWER: IF RESPONDENT HAS NOT VISITED GP IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS CODE 0
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If In the last 12 months, about how often did [you/he/she] visit [your/his/her] GP? IWER: IF RESPONDENT HAS NOT VISITED GP IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS CODE 0 != 98 and In the last 12 months, about how often did [you/he/she] visit [your/his/her] GP? IWER: IF RESPONDENT HAS NOT VISITED GP IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS CODE 0 != 99 »
 
   
 
HU006

How much did [you/he/she] pay for [your/his/her] last visit to the GP, after any health insurance reimbursement?'

HOW MUCH DID [YOU/HE/SHE] PAY FOR [YOUR/HIS/HER] LAST VISIT TO THE GP, AFTER ANY HEALTH INSURANCE REIMBURSEMENT?'
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HU007

In the last 12 months, how many times did [you/he/she] visit a hospital Emergency Department (sometimes called A&E or Accident and Emergency) as a patient?

IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS, HOW MANY TIMES DID [YOU/HE/SHE] VISIT A HOSPITAL EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT (SOMETIMES CALLED A&E OR ACCIDENT AND EMERGENCY) AS A PATIENT?
 
If [Is/Are] [you/he/she] covered by: != 1 Full Medical Card or equivalent 2 GP Visit Card 96 Neither of these 98 DK 99 RF and In the last 12 months, how many times did [you/he/she] visit a hospital Emergency Department (sometimes called A&E or Accident and Emergency) as a patient? > 0 »
 
   
 
HU054

Please look at card HU1A. How satisfied or dissatisfied [were/was] [you/Rname] with the service [you/he/she] received on [your/his/her] most recent visit to a hospital Emergency Department?

PLEASE LOOK AT CARD HU1A. HOW SATISFIED OR DISSATISFIED [WERE/WAS] [YOU/RNAME] WITH THE SERVICE [YOU/HE/SHE] RECEIVED ON [YOUR/HIS/HER] MOST RECENT VISIT TO A HOSPITAL EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT?
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HU057

Was [your/his/her] emergency department visit the result of:

WAS [YOUR/HIS/HER] EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT VISIT THE RESULT OF:
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HU058

Following this visit to the emergency department were [you/he/she]:

FOLLOWING THIS VISIT TO THE EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT WERE [YOU/HE/SHE]:
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HU038

In total, how much did [you/he/she] pay for all of [your/his/her] A&E visit(s) in the last 12 months, after any health insurance reimbursement?

IN TOTAL, HOW MUCH DID [YOU/HE/SHE] PAY FOR ALL OF [YOUR/HIS/HER] A&E VISIT(S) IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS, AFTER ANY HEALTH INSURANCE REIMBURSEMENT?
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HU008

In the last 12 months, about how many visits did [you/he/she] make to a hospital as an out-patient/day patient?

IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS, ABOUT HOW MANY VISITS DID [YOU/HE/SHE] MAKE TO A HOSPITAL AS AN OUT-PATIENT/DAY PATIENT?
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If In the last 12 months, about how many visits did [you/he/she] make to a hospital as an out-patient/day patient? > 0 »
 
   
 
HU060

Please look at card HU1A. How satisfied or dissatisfied [were/was] [you/Rname] with the service [you/he/she] received on [your/his/her] most recent outpatient/day patient visit?

PLEASE LOOK AT CARD HU1A. HOW SATISFIED OR DISSATISFIED [WERE/WAS] [YOU/RNAME] WITH THE SERVICE [YOU/HE/SHE] RECEIVED ON [YOUR/HIS/HER] MOST RECENT OUTPATIENT/DAY PATIENT VISIT?
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HU009

On how manstantial procedure, operation or test i.e. one which took a considerable amount of time to perform?

ON HOW MANY OF THESE VISITS AS AN OUTPATIENT/DAY PATIENT DID [YOU/HE/SHE] HAVE A SUBSTANTIAL PROCEDURE, OPERATION OR TEST I.E. ONE WHICH TOOK A CONSIDERABLE AMOUNT OF TIME TO PERFORM?
   
 
HU075

In total, how much did [you/he/she] pay for [your/his/her] outpatient/day patient visits in the last 12 months, after any health insurance reimbursement? (May be zero)

IN TOTAL, HOW MUCH DID [YOU/HE/SHE] PAY FOR [YOUR/HIS/HER] OUTPATIENT/DAY PATIENT VISITS IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS, AFTER ANY HEALTH INSURANCE REIMBURSEMENT?
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HU062

Have [you/he/she] seen a consultant in the last 12 months?

HAVE [YOU/HE/SHE] SEEN A CONSULTANT IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS?
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If Have [you/he/she] seen a consultant in the last 12 months? = 1 Yes 5 No 98 DK 99 RF  »
 
     
   
HU063

Please look at card HU1A. How satisfied or dissatisfied [were/was] [you/he/she] with the service [you/he/she] received at [your/his/her] last consultant visit?

PLEASE LOOK AT CARD HU1A. HOW SATISFIED OR DISSATISFIED [WERE/WAS] [YOU/HE/SHE] WITH THE SERVICE [YOU/HE/SHE] RECEIVED AT [YOUR/HIS/HER] LAST CONSULTANT VISIT?
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HU039

In total, how much did [you/he/she] pay for [your/his/her] visit(s) to consultant(s) in the

IN TOTAL, HOW MUCH DID [YOU/HE/SHE] PAY FOR [YOUR/HIS/HER] VISIT(S) TO CONSULTANT(S) IN THE
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HU010

In the last 12 months, on how many occasions [were/was] [you/he/she] admitted to hospital overnight? Note: These are sometimes called in-patient admissions.

IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS, ON HOW MANY OCCASIONS [WERE/WAS] [YOU/HE/SHE] ADMITTED TO HOSPITAL OVERNIGHT? NOTE: THESE ARE SOMETIMES CALLED IN-PATIENT ADMISSIONS.
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If In the last 12 months, on how many occasions [were/was] [you/he/she] admitted to hospital overnight? Note: These are sometimes called in-patient admissions. > 0 »
 
   
 
HU065

Please look at card HU1A. How satisfied or dissatisfied [were/was] [you/he/she] with the service [you/he/she] received on [your/his/her] most recent overnight hospital admission?

PLEASE LOOK AT CARD HU1A. HOW SATISFIED OR DISSATISFIED [WERE/WAS] [YOU/HE/SHE] WITH THE SERVICE [YOU/HE/SHE] RECEIVED ON [YOUR/HIS/HER] MOST RECENT OVERNIGHT HOSPITAL ADMISSION?
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If In the last 12 months, on how many occasions [were/was] [you/he/she] admitted to hospital overnight? Note: These are sometimes called in-patient admissions. != 98 and In the last 12 months, on how many occasions [were/was] [you/he/she] admitted to hospital overnight? Note: These are sometimes called in-patient admissions. != 99 »
 
   
 
HU011

During these hospital stays in the last 12 months, about how many operations (procedures) involving a full anaesthetic did [you/he/she] have?

DURING THESE HOSPITAL STAYS IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS, ABOUT HOW MANY OPERATIONS (PROCEDURES) INVOLVING A FULL ANAESTHETIC DID [YOU/HE/SHE] HAVE?
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HU012

In total, about how many nights did [you/he/she] spend in hospital in the last 12 months?

IN TOTAL, ABOUT HOW MANY NIGHTS DID [YOU/HE/SHE] SPEND IN HOSPITAL IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS?
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HU013

When [you/he/she] stayed overnight in hospital, was this

WHEN [YOU/HE/SHE] STAYED OVERNIGHT IN HOSPITAL, WAS THIS
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HU014

When [you/he/she] stayed overnight in hospital, was this in a

WHEN [YOU/HE/SHE] STAYED OVERNIGHT IN HOSPITAL, WAS THIS IN A
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HU040

In total, how much did [you/he/she] pay for [your/his/her] overnight hospital stays(s) in

IN TOTAL, HOW MUCH DID [YOU/HE/SHE] PAY FOR [YOUR/HIS/HER] OVERNIGHT HOSPITAL STAYS(S) IN
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HU076

In the last 12 months, did [you/Rname] pay any individual or private company to provide home help or personal care?

IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS, DID [YOU/RNAME] PAY ANY INDIVIDUAL OR PRIVATE COMPANY TO PROVIDE HOME HELP OR PERSONAL CARE?
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HU015_A
 
If HU015_A = 1 »
 
   
 
HU015_A1

Let's think for a moment about the home help [you/Rname] received. During the last month, on about how many days did [you/he/she] receive home help?

LET'S THINK FOR A MOMENT ABOUT THE HOME HELP [YOU/RNAME] RECEIVED. DURING THE LAST MONTH, ON ABOUT HOW MANY DAYS DID [YOU/HE/SHE] RECEIVE HOME HELP?
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HU015_A2

On the days when [you/Rname] received home help, for about how many hours per day did [you/he/she] receive help?

ON THE DAYS WHEN [YOU/RNAME] RECEIVED HOME HELP, FOR ABOUT HOW MANY HOURS PER DAY DID [YOU/HE/SHE] RECEIVE HELP?
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HU015_A4

Not counting costs paid by the HSE/health board, about how much did [you/Rname] (and [your/his/her] [husband/wife/partner]) pay for this home help in the last month?

NOT COUNTING COSTS PAID BY THE HSE/HEALTH BOARD, ABOUT HOW MUCH DID [YOU/RNAME] (AND [YOUR/HIS/HER] [HUSBAND/WIFE/PARTNER]) PAY FOR THIS HOME HELP IN THE LAST MONTH?
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Else If HU015_A = 2 »
 
   
 
HU015_B1

Let's think for a moment about the help [you/Rname] received from a personal care attendant. During the last month, on about how many days did [you/he/she] receive this service?

LET'S THINK FOR A MOMENT ABOUT THE HELP [YOU/RNAME] RECEIVED FROM A PERSONAL CARE ATTENDANT. DURING THE LAST MONTH, ON ABOUT HOW MANY DAYS DID [YOU/HE/SHE] RECEIVE THIS SERVICE?
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HU015_B2

On the days when [you/he/she] received help from a personal care attendant, for about how many hours per day did [you/he/she] receive help?

ON THE DAYS WHEN [YOU/HE/SHE] RECEIVED HELP FROM A PERSONAL CARE ATTENDANT, FOR ABOUT HOW MANY HOURS PER DAY DID [YOU/HE/SHE] RECEIVE HELP?
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HU015_B3

Please look at show card HU3. [Are/Is] [you/he/she] satisfied with this personal care service?

PLEASE LOOK AT SHOW CARD HU3. [ARE/IS] [YOU/HE/SHE] SATISFIED WITH THIS PERSONAL CARE SERVICE?
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HU015_B4

Not counting costs paid by the HSE/health board, about how much did [you/Rname] (and [your/his/her] [husband/wife/partner]) pay this personal care attendant in the last month?

NOT COUNTING COSTS PAID BY THE HSE/HEALTH BOARD, ABOUT HOW MUCH DID [YOU/RNAME] (AND [YOUR/HIS/HER] [HUSBAND/WIFE/PARTNER]) PAY THIS PERSONAL CARE ATTENDANT IN THE LAST MONTH?
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Else If HU015_A = 3 »
 
   
 
HU015_C1

Let's think for a moment about Meals-on-Wheels [you/Rname] received. During the last month, on about how many days did [you/he/she] receive Meals-on-Wheels?

LET'S THINK FOR A MOMENT ABOUT MEALS-ON-WHEELS [YOU/RNAME] RECEIVED. DURING THE LAST MONTH, ON ABOUT HOW MANY DAYS DID [YOU/HE/SHE] RECEIVE MEALS-ON-WHEELS?
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HU015_C2
   
 
HU015_C3

Please look at show card HU3. [Are/Is] [you/he/she] satisfied with this meals service?

PLEASE LOOK AT SHOW CARD HU3. [ARE/IS] [YOU/HE/SHE] SATISFIED WITH THIS MEALS SERVICE?
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HU015_C4

Not counting costs paid by the HSE/health board, about how much did [you/Rname] (and [your/his/her] [husband/wife/partner]) pay for Meals-on-Wheels in the last month?

NOT COUNTING COSTS PAID BY THE HSE/HEALTH BOARD, ABOUT HOW MUCH DID [YOU/RNAME] (AND [YOUR/HIS/HER] [HUSBAND/WIFE/PARTNER]) PAY FOR MEALS-ON-WHEELS IN THE LAST MONTH?
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Else If HU015_A = 4 »
 
   
 
HU015_D1

Let's think for a moment about the home care package [you/Rname] received. During the last month, on about how many days did [you/he/she] receive this service?

LET'S THINK FOR A MOMENT ABOUT THE HOME CARE PACKAGE [YOU/RNAME] RECEIVED. DURING THE LAST MONTH, ON ABOUT HOW MANY DAYS DID [YOU/HE/SHE] RECEIVE THIS SERVICE?
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HU015_D2

On the days when [you/he/she] received help from the Home Care Package, for about how many hours per day did [you/he/she] receive help?

ON THE DAYS WHEN [YOU/HE/SHE] RECEIVED HELP FROM THE HOME CARE PACKAGE, FOR ABOUT HOW MANY HOURS PER DAY DID [YOU/HE/SHE] RECEIVE HELP?
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HU015_D3

Please look at show card HU3. [Are/Is] [you/he/she] satisfied with this home care package?

PLEASE LOOK AT SHOW CARD HU3. [ARE/IS] [YOU/HE/SHE] SATISFIED WITH THIS HOME CARE PACKAGE?
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HU015_D4

Not counting costs paid by the HSE/health board, about how much did [you/Rname] (and [your/his/her] [husband/wife/partner]) pay for this Home Care Package in the last month?

NOT COUNTING COSTS PAID BY THE HSE/HEALTH BOARD, ABOUT HOW MUCH DID [YOU/RNAME] (AND [YOUR/HIS/HER] [HUSBAND/WIFE/PARTNER]) PAY FOR THIS HOME CARE PACKAGE IN THE LAST MONTH?
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HU015

Please look at card HU2. In the last 12 months, did [you/Rname] receive any of these other State services?

PLEASE LOOK AT CARD HU2. IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS, DID [YOU/RNAME] RECEIVE ANY OF THESE OTHER STATE SERVICES?
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HU031B

Thinking of all these services, are there any that [you/he/she] [do/does] not now receive which [you/he/she] [feel/feels] [you/he/she] have a need for?

THINKING OF ALL THESE SERVICES, ARE THERE ANY THAT [YOU/HE/SHE] [DO/DOES] NOT NOW RECEIVE WHICH [YOU/HE/SHE] [FEEL/FEELS] [YOU/HE/SHE] HAVE A NEED FOR?
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HU031C

You have said [you/he/she] [don't/doesn't] receive ...... but would like to. Could you say what is the main thing that prevents [you/him/her] from receiving it?

YOU HAVE SAID [YOU/HE/SHE] [DON'T/DOESN'T] RECEIVE ...... BUT WOULD LIKE TO. COULD YOU SAY WHAT IS THE MAIN THING THAT PREVENTS [YOU/HIM/HER] FROM RECEIVING IT?
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HU031D

If [you/he/she] or a relative needed one of these services, how would [you/he/she] go about finding out about it? IWER: Code the first step respondent would take.

IF [YOU/HE/SHE] OR A RELATIVE NEEDED ONE OF THESE SERVICES, HOW WOULD [YOU/HE/SHE] GO ABOUT FINDING OUT ABOUT IT? IWER: CODE THE FIRST STEP RESPONDENT WOULD TAKE.
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HU032

In the last 12 months, how many weeks [have/has/did] [you/he/she] [spent/spend] as a resident in a nursing home or convalescent home?

IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS, HOW MANY WEEKS [HAVE/HAS/DID] [YOU/HE/SHE] [SPENT/SPEND] AS A RESIDENT IN A NURSING HOME OR CONVALESCENT HOME?
 
If In the last 12 months, how many weeks [have/has/did] [you/he/she] [spent/spend] as a resident in a nursing home or convalescent home? != 98 and In the last 12 months, how many weeks [have/has/did] [you/he/she] [spent/spend] as a resident in a nursing home or convalescent home? != 99 »
 
   
 
HU043

How [was/is] [your/his/her] nursing/convalescent home care paid for?

HOW [WAS/IS] [YOUR/HIS/HER] NURSING/CONVALESCENT HOME CARE PAID FOR?
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HU033

Not counting health insurance refunds, how much was paid by [you/Rname] and [your/his/her] relatives for the time [you/he/she] spent in a nursing home in the last 12 months?

NOT COUNTING HEALTH INSURANCE REFUNDS, HOW MUCH WAS PAID BY [YOU/RNAME] AND [YOUR/HIS/HER] RELATIVES FOR THE TIME [YOU/HE/SHE] SPENT IN A NURSING HOME IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS?
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Else
 
   
 
HU077

Have [you/he/she/Rname] ever added features to [your/his/her] home to make it easier or safer for an older person to live there? This includes changes to the home to make it easier to get around like grab bars, railings or ramps or larger modifica

HAVE [YOU/HE/SHE/RNAME] EVER ADDED FEATURES TO [YOUR/HIS/HER] HOME TO MAKE IT EASIER OR SAFER FOR AN OLDER PERSON TO LIVE THERE? THIS INCLUDES CHANGES TO THE HOME TO MAKE IT EASIER TO GET AROUND LIKE GRAB BARS, RAILINGS OR RAMPS OR LARGER MODIFICATIONS INCLUDING REMODELLING EXISTING BUILDINGS.
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HU078

What was the total cost of modifications made to [his/her]home?

WHAT WAS THE TOTAL COST OF MODIFICATIONS MADE TO [HIS/HER]HOME?
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HU079

Were any of the costs of the modifications covered by the State?

WERE ANY OF THE COSTS OF THE MODIFICATIONS COVERED BY THE STATE?
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HU080

How much did [you/he/she] pay for the home modifications?

HOW MUCH DID [YOU/HE/SHE] PAY FOR THE HOME MODIFICATIONS?
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HU034

Please look at card HU5. Think of [your/his/her] last prescription. [Were/Was] [you/he/she] charged for this?

PLEASE LOOK AT CARD HU5. THINK OF [YOUR/HIS/HER] LAST PRESCRIPTION. [WERE/WAS] [YOU/HE/SHE] CHARGED FOR THIS?
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If Please look at card HU5. Think of [your/his/her] last prescription. [Were/Was] [you/he/she] charged for this? != 2 »
 
   
 
HU035

Not counting health insurance refunds, on average about how much [do/does] [you/he/she] pay out-of-pocket for [your/his/her] prescribed drugs per month?

NOT COUNTING HEALTH INSURANCE REFUNDS, ON AVERAGE ABOUT HOW MUCH [DO/DOES] [YOU/HE/SHE] PAY OUT-OF-POCKET FOR [YOUR/HIS/HER] PRESCRIBED DRUGS PER MONTH?
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HU036
 
If In the last 12 months, about how often did [you/he/she] visit [your/his/her] GP? IWER: IF RESPONDENT HAS NOT VISITED GP IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS CODE 0 = 1 »
 
   
 
HU037
   
End of HU. Healthcare Utilisation
Start of HU. Healthcare Utilisation

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HU001
[Is/Are] [you/he/she] covered by:

[IS/ARE] [YOU/HE/SHE] COVERED BY:
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1 Full Medical Card or equivalent
2 GP Visit Card
96 Neither of these
98 DK
99 RF


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HU070
[Is/Are] [you/he/she] covered by:

[IS/ARE] [YOU/HE/SHE] COVERED BY:
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 The long term illness scheme
2 A Health Act Amendment Card (Women only)
96 Neither of these
98 DK
99 RF


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HU002
[Do/Does] [you/he/she] have private medical insurance cover (VHI etc.) in [your/his/her] own name or through another family member?

[DO/DOES] [YOU/HE/SHE] HAVE PRIVATE MEDICAL INSURANCE COVER (VHI ETC.) IN [YOUR/HIS/HER] OWN NAME OR THROUGH ANOTHER FAMILY MEMBER?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes, in own name
2 Yes, as the spouse of a subscriber
3 Yes, as the relative of a subscriber
5 No. DK
99 RF


If HU002 >= 1 and HU002 <= 3 »

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HU003
Which company [are/is] [you/he/she] insured with?

WHICH COMPANY [ARE/IS] [YOU/HE/SHE] INSURED WITH?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 LAYA Healthcare / BUPA / QUINN Healthcare
2 VHI Healthcare
3 AVIVA / Hibernian Healthcare / VIVAS Health
4 GLO Health
95 Other
98 DK
99 RF


If Which company [are/is] [you/he/she] insured with? (HU003) = 98 or Which company [are/is] [you/he/she] insured with? (HU003) = 99 »

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HU004
Which other medical insurance scheme/plan/company [are/is] [you/he/she] insured with?

WHICH OTHER MEDICAL INSURANCE SCHEME/PLAN/COMPANY [ARE/IS] [YOU/HE/SHE] INSURED WITH?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
98 DK
99 RF


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HU044
Approximately how much was [your/Rname's] latest annual health insurance premium? IWER: IF NOT PAID ANNUALLY HELP RESPONDENT WORK OUT ANNUAL PAYMENT ON A

APPROXIMATELY HOW MUCH WAS [YOUR/RNAME'S] LATEST ANNUAL HEALTH INSURANCE PREMIUM? IWER: IF NOT PAID ANNUALLY HELP RESPONDENT WORK OUT ANNUAL PAYMENT ON A
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
0...500,000

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HU045
Please look at card HU1. Please select which annual health insurance premium category is most appropriate.

PLEASE LOOK AT CARD HU1. PLEASE SELECT WHICH ANNUAL HEALTH INSURANCE PREMIUM CATEGORY IS MOST APPROPRIATE.
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
0...400
401...800
801...1200
1201...1600
1601...2000
2001...2400
2401...2800
More than 2800
98 DK
99 RF

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HU046
Including [yourself/Rname] how many people does this current policy cover?

INCLUDING [YOURSELF/RNAME] HOW MANY PEOPLE DOES THIS CURRENT POLICY COVER?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1..20

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HU071
Does [your/Rname] health insurance include the cost of GP visits?

DOES [YOUR/RNAME] HEALTH INSURANCE INCLUDE THE COST OF GP VISITS?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes, in full
2 Yes, partially
3 No
98 DK
99 RF


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HU072
Some people review their health insurance policy when their premium is due. Have [you/he/she] changed the level of cover on your policy since last year?

SOME PEOPLE REVIEW THEIR HEALTH INSURANCE POLICY WHEN THEIR PREMIUM IS DUE. HAVE [YOU/HE/SHE] CHANGED THE LEVEL OF COVER ON YOUR POLICY SINCE LAST YEAR?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes, I have increased the cover on my policy
2 Yes, I have decreased the cover on my policy
3 No, my policy cover is the same as last year
98 DK
99 RF


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HU048
Including [yourself/Rname] how many people were covered by the policy last year?

INCLUDING [YOURSELF/RNAME] HOW MANY PEOPLE WERE COVERED BY THE POLICY LAST YEAR?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1..20

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HU049
In the last 5 years did [you/he/she] ever have health insurance?

IN THE LAST 5 YEARS DID [YOU/HE/SHE] EVER HAVE HEALTH INSURANCE?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
5 No
98 DK
99 RF


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HU050
In what year did [you/he/she] last have health insurance?

IN WHAT YEAR DID [YOU/HE/SHE] LAST HAVE HEALTH INSURANCE?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 2013
2 2012
3 2011
4 2010
5 2009
98 DK
99 RF


If In what year did [you/he/she] last have health insurance? (HU050) != 98 or In what year did [you/he/she] last have health insurance? (HU050) != 99 »

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HU073
Why did [you/he/she] discontinue [your/his/her] health insurance policy?

WHY DID [YOU/HE/SHE] DISCONTINUE [YOUR/HIS/HER] HEALTH INSURANCE POLICY?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Too expensive
2 Never made a claim on it
3 Changed employer
4 I became eligible for a medical card
95 Other
98 DK
99 RF


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HU005
In the last 12 months, about how often did [you/he/she] visit [your/his/her] GP? IWER: IF RESPONDENT HAS NOT VISITED GP IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS CODE 0

IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS, ABOUT HOW OFTEN DID [YOU/HE/SHE] VISIT [YOUR/HIS/HER] GP? IWER: IF RESPONDENT HAS NOT VISITED GP IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS CODE 0
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
0...200

If In the last 12 months, about how often did [you/he/she] visit [your/his/her] GP? IWER: IF RESPONDENT HAS NOT VISITED GP IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS CODE 0 (HU005) != 98 and In the last 12 months, about how often did [you/he/she] visit [your/his/her] GP? IWER: IF RESPONDENT HAS NOT VISITED GP IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS CODE 0 (HU005) != 99 »

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HU006
How much did [you/he/she] pay for [your/his/her] last visit to the GP, after any health insurance reimbursement?'

HOW MUCH DID [YOU/HE/SHE] PAY FOR [YOUR/HIS/HER] LAST VISIT TO THE GP, AFTER ANY HEALTH INSURANCE REIMBURSEMENT?'
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
0.00 ... 10,000


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HU007
In the last 12 months, how many times did [you/he/she] visit a hospital Emergency Department (sometimes called A&E or Accident and Emergency) as a patient?

IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS, HOW MANY TIMES DID [YOU/HE/SHE] VISIT A HOSPITAL EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT (SOMETIMES CALLED A&E OR ACCIDENT AND EMERGENCY) AS A PATIENT?

If [Is/Are] [you/he/she] covered by: (HU001) != 1 Full Medical Card or equivalent 2 GP Visit Card 96 Neither of these 98 DK 99 RF and In the last 12 months, how many times did [you/he/she] visit a hospital Emergency Department (sometimes called A&E or Accident and Emergency) as a patient? (HU007) > 0 »

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HU054
Please look at card HU1A. How satisfied or dissatisfied [were/was] [you/Rname] with the service [you/he/she] received on [your/his/her] most recent visit to a hospital Emergency Department?

PLEASE LOOK AT CARD HU1A. HOW SATISFIED OR DISSATISFIED [WERE/WAS] [YOU/RNAME] WITH THE SERVICE [YOU/HE/SHE] RECEIVED ON [YOUR/HIS/HER] MOST RECENT VISIT TO A HOSPITAL EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 VERY SATISFIED
2 SOMEWHAT SATISFIED
3 NEUTRAL
4 SOMEWHAT DISSATISFIED
5 VERY DISSATISFIED
98 DK
99 RF


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HU057
Was [your/his/her] emergency department visit the result of:

WAS [YOUR/HIS/HER] EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT VISIT THE RESULT OF:
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 A fall, faint, collapse or blackout
2 A crime related event e.g. being assaulted, robbed or attacked
5 Other (No need to specify)
98 DK
99 RF


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HU058
Following this visit to the emergency department were [you/he/she]:

FOLLOWING THIS VISIT TO THE EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT WERE [YOU/HE/SHE]:
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Admitted to hospital
2 Referred to a consultant
3 Referred to an outpatient department
4 Asked to follow up with your GP
5 No follow-up
95 Other please specify
98 DK
99 RF


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HU038
In total, how much did [you/he/she] pay for all of [your/his/her] A&E visit(s) in the last 12 months, after any health insurance reimbursement?

IN TOTAL, HOW MUCH DID [YOU/HE/SHE] PAY FOR ALL OF [YOUR/HIS/HER] A&E VISIT(S) IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS, AFTER ANY HEALTH INSURANCE REIMBURSEMENT?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
0...10,000

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HU008
In the last 12 months, about how many visits did [you/he/she] make to a hospital as an out-patient/day patient?

IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS, ABOUT HOW MANY VISITS DID [YOU/HE/SHE] MAKE TO A HOSPITAL AS AN OUT-PATIENT/DAY PATIENT?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -



If In the last 12 months, about how many visits did [you/he/she] make to a hospital as an out-patient/day patient? (HU008) > 0 »

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HU060
Please look at card HU1A. How satisfied or dissatisfied [were/was] [you/Rname] with the service [you/he/she] received on [your/his/her] most recent outpatient/day patient visit?

PLEASE LOOK AT CARD HU1A. HOW SATISFIED OR DISSATISFIED [WERE/WAS] [YOU/RNAME] WITH THE SERVICE [YOU/HE/SHE] RECEIVED ON [YOUR/HIS/HER] MOST RECENT OUTPATIENT/DAY PATIENT VISIT?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 VERY SATISFIED
2 SOMEWHAT SATISFIED
3 NEUTRAL
4 SOMEWHAT DISSATISFIED
5 VERY DISSATISFIED
98 DK
99 RF

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HU009
On how manstantial procedure, operation or test i.e. one which took a considerable amount of time to perform?

ON HOW MANY OF THESE VISITS AS AN OUTPATIENT/DAY PATIENT DID [YOU/HE/SHE] HAVE A SUBSTANTIAL PROCEDURE, OPERATION OR TEST I.E. ONE WHICH TOOK A CONSIDERABLE AMOUNT OF TIME TO PERFORM?

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HU075
In total, how much did [you/he/she] pay for [your/his/her] outpatient/day patient visits in the last 12 months, after any health insurance reimbursement? (May be zero)

IN TOTAL, HOW MUCH DID [YOU/HE/SHE] PAY FOR [YOUR/HIS/HER] OUTPATIENT/DAY PATIENT VISITS IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS, AFTER ANY HEALTH INSURANCE REIMBURSEMENT?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
0...50,000

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HU062
Have [you/he/she] seen a consultant in the last 12 months?

HAVE [YOU/HE/SHE] SEEN A CONSULTANT IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
5 No
98 DK
99 RF


If Have [you/he/she] seen a consultant in the last 12 months? (HU062) = 1 Yes 5 No 98 DK 99 RF  »

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HU063
Please look at card HU1A. How satisfied or dissatisfied [were/was] [you/he/she] with the service [you/he/she] received at [your/his/her] last consultant visit?

PLEASE LOOK AT CARD HU1A. HOW SATISFIED OR DISSATISFIED [WERE/WAS] [YOU/HE/SHE] WITH THE SERVICE [YOU/HE/SHE] RECEIVED AT [YOUR/HIS/HER] LAST CONSULTANT VISIT?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 VERY SATISFIED
2 SOMEWHAT SATISFIED
3 NEUTRAL
4 SOMEWHAT DISSATISFIED
5 VERY DISSATISFIED
98 DK
99 RF


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HU039
In total, how much did [you/he/she] pay for [your/his/her] visit(s) to consultant(s) in the

IN TOTAL, HOW MUCH DID [YOU/HE/SHE] PAY FOR [YOUR/HIS/HER] VISIT(S) TO CONSULTANT(S) IN THE
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
0...20,000

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HU010
In the last 12 months, on how many occasions [were/was] [you/he/she] admitted to hospital overnight? Note: These are sometimes called in-patient admissions.

IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS, ON HOW MANY OCCASIONS [WERE/WAS] [YOU/HE/SHE] ADMITTED TO HOSPITAL OVERNIGHT? NOTE: THESE ARE SOMETIMES CALLED IN-PATIENT ADMISSIONS.
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
0...50

If In the last 12 months, on how many occasions [were/was] [you/he/she] admitted to hospital overnight? Note: These are sometimes called in-patient admissions. (HU010) > 0 »

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HU065
Please look at card HU1A. How satisfied or dissatisfied [were/was] [you/he/she] with the service [you/he/she] received on [your/his/her] most recent overnight hospital admission?

PLEASE LOOK AT CARD HU1A. HOW SATISFIED OR DISSATISFIED [WERE/WAS] [YOU/HE/SHE] WITH THE SERVICE [YOU/HE/SHE] RECEIVED ON [YOUR/HIS/HER] MOST RECENT OVERNIGHT HOSPITAL ADMISSION?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 VERY SATISFIED
2 SOMEWHAT SATISFIED
3 NEUTRAL
4 SOMEWHAT DISSATISFIED
5 VERY DISSATISFIED
98 DK
99 RF


If In the last 12 months, on how many occasions [were/was] [you/he/she] admitted to hospital overnight? Note: These are sometimes called in-patient admissions. (HU010) != 98 and In the last 12 months, on how many occasions [were/was] [you/he/she] admitted to hospital overnight? Note: These are sometimes called in-patient admissions. (HU010) != 99 »

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HU011
During these hospital stays in the last 12 months, about how many operations (procedures) involving a full anaesthetic did [you/he/she] have?

DURING THESE HOSPITAL STAYS IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS, ABOUT HOW MANY OPERATIONS (PROCEDURES) INVOLVING A FULL ANAESTHETIC DID [YOU/HE/SHE] HAVE?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
0...50

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HU012
In total, about how many nights did [you/he/she] spend in hospital in the last 12 months?

IN TOTAL, ABOUT HOW MANY NIGHTS DID [YOU/HE/SHE] SPEND IN HOSPITAL IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1...364

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HU013
When [you/he/she] stayed overnight in hospital, was this

WHEN [YOU/HE/SHE] STAYED OVERNIGHT IN HOSPITAL, WAS THIS
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 As a public patient
2 As a private patient
98 DK
99 RF


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HU014
When [you/he/she] stayed overnight in hospital, was this in a

WHEN [YOU/HE/SHE] STAYED OVERNIGHT IN HOSPITAL, WAS THIS IN A
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Public Hospital
2 Private Hospital
98 DK
99 RF


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HU040
In total, how much did [you/he/she] pay for [your/his/her] overnight hospital stays(s) in

IN TOTAL, HOW MUCH DID [YOU/HE/SHE] PAY FOR [YOUR/HIS/HER] OVERNIGHT HOSPITAL STAYS(S) IN
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
0...50,000

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HU076
In the last 12 months, did [you/Rname] pay any individual or private company to provide home help or personal care?

IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS, DID [YOU/RNAME] PAY ANY INDIVIDUAL OR PRIVATE COMPANY TO PROVIDE HOME HELP OR PERSONAL CARE?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
5 No
98 DK
99 RF


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HU015_A
HU015_A

If HU015_A = 1 »

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HU015_A1
Let's think for a moment about the home help [you/Rname] received. During the last month, on about how many days did [you/he/she] receive home help?

LET'S THINK FOR A MOMENT ABOUT THE HOME HELP [YOU/RNAME] RECEIVED. DURING THE LAST MONTH, ON ABOUT HOW MANY DAYS DID [YOU/HE/SHE] RECEIVE HOME HELP?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
31 0


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HU015_A2
On the days when [you/Rname] received home help, for about how many hours per day did [you/he/she] receive help?

ON THE DAYS WHEN [YOU/RNAME] RECEIVED HOME HELP, FOR ABOUT HOW MANY HOURS PER DAY DID [YOU/HE/SHE] RECEIVE HELP?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1...24

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HU015_A4
Not counting costs paid by the HSE/health board, about how much did [you/Rname] (and [your/his/her] [husband/wife/partner]) pay for this home help in the last month?

NOT COUNTING COSTS PAID BY THE HSE/HEALTH BOARD, ABOUT HOW MUCH DID [YOU/RNAME] (AND [YOUR/HIS/HER] [HUSBAND/WIFE/PARTNER]) PAY FOR THIS HOME HELP IN THE LAST MONTH?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
0...10,000

Else If HU015_A = 2 »

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HU015_B1
Let's think for a moment about the help [you/Rname] received from a personal care attendant. During the last month, on about how many days did [you/he/she] receive this service?

LET'S THINK FOR A MOMENT ABOUT THE HELP [YOU/RNAME] RECEIVED FROM A PERSONAL CARE ATTENDANT. DURING THE LAST MONTH, ON ABOUT HOW MANY DAYS DID [YOU/HE/SHE] RECEIVE THIS SERVICE?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
0...31

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HU015_B2
On the days when [you/he/she] received help from a personal care attendant, for about how many hours per day did [you/he/she] receive help?

ON THE DAYS WHEN [YOU/HE/SHE] RECEIVED HELP FROM A PERSONAL CARE ATTENDANT, FOR ABOUT HOW MANY HOURS PER DAY DID [YOU/HE/SHE] RECEIVE HELP?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1...24

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HU015_B3
Please look at show card HU3. [Are/Is] [you/he/she] satisfied with this personal care service?

PLEASE LOOK AT SHOW CARD HU3. [ARE/IS] [YOU/HE/SHE] SATISFIED WITH THIS PERSONAL CARE SERVICE?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes, satisfied
2 No, dissatisfied because service was not supplied frequently enough
3 No, dissatisfied because service was hard to access
4 No, dissatisfied for other reason
98 DK
99 RF


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HU015_B4
Not counting costs paid by the HSE/health board, about how much did [you/Rname] (and [your/his/her] [husband/wife/partner]) pay this personal care attendant in the last month?

NOT COUNTING COSTS PAID BY THE HSE/HEALTH BOARD, ABOUT HOW MUCH DID [YOU/RNAME] (AND [YOUR/HIS/HER] [HUSBAND/WIFE/PARTNER]) PAY THIS PERSONAL CARE ATTENDANT IN THE LAST MONTH?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
0...10,000

Else If HU015_A = 3 »

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HU015_C1
Let's think for a moment about Meals-on-Wheels [you/Rname] received. During the last month, on about how many days did [you/he/she] receive Meals-on-Wheels?

LET'S THINK FOR A MOMENT ABOUT MEALS-ON-WHEELS [YOU/RNAME] RECEIVED. DURING THE LAST MONTH, ON ABOUT HOW MANY DAYS DID [YOU/HE/SHE] RECEIVE MEALS-ON-WHEELS?
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0...31

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HU015_C2
HU015_C2

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HU015_C3
Please look at show card HU3. [Are/Is] [you/he/she] satisfied with this meals service?

PLEASE LOOK AT SHOW CARD HU3. [ARE/IS] [YOU/HE/SHE] SATISFIED WITH THIS MEALS SERVICE?
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1 Yes satisfied
2 No dissatisfied because service was not supplied frequently enough
3 No dissatisfied because service was hard to access
4 No dissatisfied for other reason
98 DK
99 RF


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HU015_C4
Not counting costs paid by the HSE/health board, about how much did [you/Rname] (and [your/his/her] [husband/wife/partner]) pay for Meals-on-Wheels in the last month?

NOT COUNTING COSTS PAID BY THE HSE/HEALTH BOARD, ABOUT HOW MUCH DID [YOU/RNAME] (AND [YOUR/HIS/HER] [HUSBAND/WIFE/PARTNER]) PAY FOR MEALS-ON-WHEELS IN THE LAST MONTH?
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0...10,000

Else If HU015_A = 4 »

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HU015_D1
Let's think for a moment about the home care package [you/Rname] received. During the last month, on about how many days did [you/he/she] receive this service?

LET'S THINK FOR A MOMENT ABOUT THE HOME CARE PACKAGE [YOU/RNAME] RECEIVED. DURING THE LAST MONTH, ON ABOUT HOW MANY DAYS DID [YOU/HE/SHE] RECEIVE THIS SERVICE?
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0...31

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HU015_D2
On the days when [you/he/she] received help from the Home Care Package, for about how many hours per day did [you/he/she] receive help?

ON THE DAYS WHEN [YOU/HE/SHE] RECEIVED HELP FROM THE HOME CARE PACKAGE, FOR ABOUT HOW MANY HOURS PER DAY DID [YOU/HE/SHE] RECEIVE HELP?
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1...24

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HU015_D3
Please look at show card HU3. [Are/Is] [you/he/she] satisfied with this home care package?

PLEASE LOOK AT SHOW CARD HU3. [ARE/IS] [YOU/HE/SHE] SATISFIED WITH THIS HOME CARE PACKAGE?
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1 Yes satisfied
2 No dissatisfied because service was not supplied frequently enough
3 No dissatisfied because service was hard to access
4 No dissatisfied for other reason
98 DK
99 RF


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HU015_D4
Not counting costs paid by the HSE/health board, about how much did [you/Rname] (and [your/his/her] [husband/wife/partner]) pay for this Home Care Package in the last month?

NOT COUNTING COSTS PAID BY THE HSE/HEALTH BOARD, ABOUT HOW MUCH DID [YOU/RNAME] (AND [YOUR/HIS/HER] [HUSBAND/WIFE/PARTNER]) PAY FOR THIS HOME CARE PACKAGE IN THE LAST MONTH?
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0...10,000

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HU015
Please look at card HU2. In the last 12 months, did [you/Rname] receive any of these other State services?

PLEASE LOOK AT CARD HU2. IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS, DID [YOU/RNAME] RECEIVE ANY OF THESE OTHER STATE SERVICES?
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1 Public Health or Community Nurse
2 Occupational therapy
3 Chiropody services
4 Physiotherapy services
6 Social work services
7 Psychological/counselling services
11 Day centre services
12 Optician service
13 Dental services
14 Hearing services
15 Dietician services
16 Respite services
96 None of these
98 DK
99 RF


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HU031B
Thinking of all these services, are there any that [you/he/she] [do/does] not now receive which [you/he/she] [feel/feels] [you/he/she] have a need for?

THINKING OF ALL THESE SERVICES, ARE THERE ANY THAT [YOU/HE/SHE] [DO/DOES] NOT NOW RECEIVE WHICH [YOU/HE/SHE] [FEEL/FEELS] [YOU/HE/SHE] HAVE A NEED FOR?
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1 Public health or Community Nurse
2 Occupational therapy
3 Chiropody services
4 Physiotherapy services
5 Speech and Language Therapy
6 Social work services
7 Psychological/counselling services
11 Day centre services
12 Optician service
13 Dental services
14 Hearing services
15 Dietician services
16 Respite services
96 None of these


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HU031C
You have said [you/he/she] [don't/doesn't] receive ...... but would like to. Could you say what is the main thing that prevents [you/him/her] from receiving it?

YOU HAVE SAID [YOU/HE/SHE] [DON'T/DOESN'T] RECEIVE ...... BUT WOULD LIKE TO. COULD YOU SAY WHAT IS THE MAIN THING THAT PREVENTS [YOU/HIM/HER] FROM RECEIVING IT?
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1 Never heard of service
2 Did not know it was available
3 Do not have suitable transport
4 It's too costly
5 I am reluctant to apply/ don't have time to apply
6 I'm not eligible for it
95 Other
98 DK
99 RF


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HU031D
If [you/he/she] or a relative needed one of these services, how would [you/he/she] go about finding out about it? IWER: Code the first step respondent would take.

IF [YOU/HE/SHE] OR A RELATIVE NEEDED ONE OF THESE SERVICES, HOW WOULD [YOU/HE/SHE] GO ABOUT FINDING OUT ABOUT IT? IWER: CODE THE FIRST STEP RESPONDENT WOULD TAKE.
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1 Ask relatives, friends, neighbours
2 Ask my doctor (GP)
3 Contact the HSE
4 Contact the Department of Health
5 Contact other national agency/ Department
6 Search on the internet
7 Contact a local body or organisation (such as the Citizen's Advice Bureau, St Vincent de Paul Society, Friends of the Elderly, Age Action etc.)
8 Phone Senior Helpline
95 Other
98 DK
99 RF


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HU032
In the last 12 months, how many weeks [have/has/did] [you/he/she] [spent/spend] as a resident in a nursing home or convalescent home?

IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS, HOW MANY WEEKS [HAVE/HAS/DID] [YOU/HE/SHE] [SPENT/SPEND] AS A RESIDENT IN A NURSING HOME OR CONVALESCENT HOME?

If In the last 12 months, how many weeks [have/has/did] [you/he/she] [spent/spend] as a resident in a nursing home or convalescent home? (HU032) != 98 and In the last 12 months, how many weeks [have/has/did] [you/he/she] [spent/spend] as a resident in a nursing home or convalescent home? (HU032) != 99 »

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HU043
How [was/is] [your/his/her] nursing/convalescent home care paid for?

HOW [WAS/IS] [YOUR/HIS/HER] NURSING/CONVALESCENT HOME CARE PAID FOR?
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1 Out of [my/his/her] own resources
2 By Health Insurance
3 By the government ( Fair Deal)
4 By Children or Relatives
95 Paid for in another way
98 DK
99 RF


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HU033
Not counting health insurance refunds, how much was paid by [you/Rname] and [your/his/her] relatives for the time [you/he/she] spent in a nursing home in the last 12 months?

NOT COUNTING HEALTH INSURANCE REFUNDS, HOW MUCH WAS PAID BY [YOU/RNAME] AND [YOUR/HIS/HER] RELATIVES FOR THE TIME [YOU/HE/SHE] SPENT IN A NURSING HOME IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS?
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0...500,000


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HU077
Have [you/he/she/Rname] ever added features to [your/his/her] home to make it easier or safer for an older person to live there? This includes changes to the home to make it easier to get around like grab bars, railings or ramps or larger modifica

HAVE [YOU/HE/SHE/RNAME] EVER ADDED FEATURES TO [YOUR/HIS/HER] HOME TO MAKE IT EASIER OR SAFER FOR AN OLDER PERSON TO LIVE THERE? THIS INCLUDES CHANGES TO THE HOME TO MAKE IT EASIER TO GET AROUND LIKE GRAB BARS, RAILINGS OR RAMPS OR LARGER MODIFICATIONS INCLUDING REMODELLING EXISTING BUILDINGS.
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1 Yes
5 No
98 DK
99 RF

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HU078
What was the total cost of modifications made to [his/her]home?

WHAT WAS THE TOTAL COST OF MODIFICATIONS MADE TO [HIS/HER]HOME?
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HU079
Were any of the costs of the modifications covered by the State?

WERE ANY OF THE COSTS OF THE MODIFICATIONS COVERED BY THE STATE?
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1 Yes, all of the costs
2 Yes, some of the costs
3 No, none of the costs
98 DK
99 RF

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HU080
How much did [you/he/she] pay for the home modifications?

HOW MUCH DID [YOU/HE/SHE] PAY FOR THE HOME MODIFICATIONS?
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HU034
Please look at card HU5. Think of [your/his/her] last prescription. [Were/Was] [you/he/she] charged for this?

PLEASE LOOK AT CARD HU5. THINK OF [YOUR/HIS/HER] LAST PRESCRIPTION. [WERE/WAS] [YOU/HE/SHE] CHARGED FOR THIS?
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1 No. [I/He/She] [am/is] covered by the Long Term Illness scheme, Health Act Amendment Card or by the High Tech Drugs Scheme
2 Yes, but [I/he/she] [have/has] Medical Card and paid only the 2.50 per prescribed item charge 3. Yes, but [I/he/she] only paid part of the cost. The rest was paid through the Drug Payment Scheme.
4 Yes, but [I/he/she] will claim back part of it from [my/his/her] health insurance
5 Yes, and [I/he/she] paid the full payment out-of-pocket
98 DK
99 RF


If Please look at card HU5. Think of [your/his/her] last prescription. [Were/Was] [you/he/she] charged for this? (HU034) != 2 »

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HU035
Not counting health insurance refunds, on average about how much [do/does] [you/he/she] pay out-of-pocket for [your/his/her] prescribed drugs per month?

NOT COUNTING HEALTH INSURANCE REFUNDS, ON AVERAGE ABOUT HOW MUCH [DO/DOES] [YOU/HE/SHE] PAY OUT-OF-POCKET FOR [YOUR/HIS/HER] PRESCRIBED DRUGS PER MONTH?
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0...5,000

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HU036
HU036

If In the last 12 months, about how often did [you/he/she] visit [your/his/her] GP? IWER: IF RESPONDENT HAS NOT VISITED GP IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS CODE 0 (HU005) = 1 »

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HU037
HU037

End of HU. Healthcare Utilisation