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A multifaceted approach to managed mental health care.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1824443     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
While many HMOs and insurance companies have contracted with outside managed mental health firms to control mental health utilization, ConnectiCare, an IPA Model HMO with nearly 100,000 members, manages its own mental health utilization with a multifaceted approach. How the system has evolved and preliminary results are presented to illustrate how an HMO can manage its own mental health care program while using local providers.
A H Spiro; L Q Stokes
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Quality assurance and utilization review : official journal of the American College of Utilization Review Physicians     Volume:  6     ISSN:  0885-713X     ISO Abbreviation:  Qual Assur Util Rev     Publication Date:  1991  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1992-10-22     Completed Date:  1992-10-22     Revised Date:  2000-12-18    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8703596     Medline TA:  Qual Assur Util Rev     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  54-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
ConnectiCare, Inc., Farmington, CT 06032.
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MeSH Terms
Concurrent Review / organization & administration*
Crisis Intervention
Independent Practice Associations / organization & administration*
Insurance, Psychiatric
Managed Care Programs / organization & administration*
Mental Health Services / economics*

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