Mental Disorders and Service Use Among Welfare and Disability Program Participants in Fee-for-Service Medicaid

Publisher: Psychiatric Services, vol. 61, no. 5
May 01, 2010
Authors
LaDonna Pavetti, Michelle K. Derr, Jacqueline F. Kauff, and Allison Barrett
This study identified Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) recipients (that is, welfare recipients) who use mental health services, compared them with Supplemental Security Income (SSI) recipients, and estimated the number of TANF recipients who might qualify for SSI.
Project

Using Data to Inform Medicaid Behavioral Health Policies and Services

Funders

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

Time Frame

2003-2009