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
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.

Using Data to Inform Medicaid Behavioral Health Policies and Services


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

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