Inpatient utilization for persons with co-occurring disorders.

  title={Inpatient utilization for persons with co-occurring disorders.},
  author={Joan D Dilonardo and Rosanna M. Coffey and Rita Vandivort-Warren and Jeffrey A. Buck},
  journal={Psychiatric services},
  volume={59 1},
14 P with co-occurring mental and substance use disorders have been shown to be frequent users of inpatient care (1). Such studies, however, are limited to a single funding stream, type of disorder, or locale. Given recent emphasis on improving care for people with such co-occurring disorders, better estimates of inpatient utilization are important to aid design of effective, efficient public mental health and substance abuse services. This column describes use of inpatient care in Delaware… CONTINUE READING
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