3424.0 Organization and Financing of Mental Health Care

Monday, October 27, 2008: 4:30 PM
Leading researchers will present their work related to the ways that the organization and financing of mental health care affect the kind and quality of care people receive, along with whether or not care is received at all.
Session Objectives: Learners will be able to review the mental health-related challenges in other countries, in rural US settings, for people with schizophrenia who are on Medicaid, and for those in urban US settings and to strategize about how to reduce barriers to care.

4:30 PM
5:06 PM
Rural Mental Health Access: A Crisis in Public Mental Health?
Theodore W. McDonald, PhD, Linda S. Osgood and Michael Crabtree, PhD

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Organized by: Mental Health
Endorsed by: Socialist Caucus

CE Credits: CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing

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