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William W. Eaton and M. Daniele Fallin

Print publication date: 2019

Print ISBN-13: 9780190916602

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: June 2019

DOI: 10.1093/oso/9780190916602.001.0001

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American Mental Health Services after the Affordable Care Act

American Mental Health Services after the Affordable Care Act

Perspective Through Care Patterns for 100 Adults, with Aggregate Facility, Service, and Cost Estimates

Chapter:
(p.403) 14 American Mental Health Services after the Affordable Care Act
Source:
Public Mental Health
Author(s):

Ronald W. Manderscheid

Victoria R. Green

Anita Everett

Philip J. Leaf

Colleen Barry

Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/oso/9780190916602.003.0015

This chapter examines American mental health services after the implementation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Diagnostic characteristics, health insurance coverage, and service use are analyzed for a synthetic sample of 100 adults pre and post ACA. Results document that an increased number of persons with mental illness had insurance coverage and service accessibility post ACA. The availability of service facilities and their use levels also are examined post ACA. A detailed national revenue and expenditure picture for mental health post ACA is derived from the National Health Accounts. Finally, the criminal justice sector is considered as an emerging site for service delivery.

Keywords:   Affordable Care Act, 100 person sample, health insurance coverage, service use, service availability, revenue, expenditure, care sector, criminal justice sector

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