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Overview

MeSH Major

  • Community Mental Health Services
  • Health Services Research
  • Mental Disorders
  • Public Health

abstract

  • This paper addresses market failure due to externalities, as well as information asymmetries and public policy problems that need to be solved to ensure high quality care for affective disorders. We delineate the problems in parity legislation, managed care, as well as Medicare and Medicaid that need to be addressed to reduce the burden of illness affective disorders. A research agenda is developed for formulating and implementing public policy.

publication date

  • December 2002

Research

keywords

  • Report

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1023/A:1020964515707

PubMed ID

  • 12558006

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 215

end page

  • 22

volume

  • 4

number

  • 4