Assessing the prevalence of depression among individuals with diabetes in a Medicaid managed-care program.

@article{Kahn2008AssessingTP,
  title={Assessing the prevalence of depression among individuals with diabetes in a Medicaid managed-care program.},
  author={Linda S. Kahn and Chester H. Fox and Roger S. McIntyre and Laurene M. Tumiel-Berhalter and Diane E. Berdine and H. Willoughby Lyle},
  journal={International journal of psychiatry in medicine},
  year={2008},
  volume={38 1},
  pages={13-29}
}
OBJECTIVES To determine the prevalence of self-reported depression symptoms among diabetic individuals enrolled in Gold Choice, a Medicaid managed care organization specifically for people with mental health and/or substance abuse diagnoses; and to assess the sensitivity and specificity of individuals' self-report with encounter data. METHODS The 9-item depression scale of the Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ-9) was mailed to 454 Gold Choice members in Western New York diagnosed with… CONTINUE READING

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