Payment source and emergency management of deliberate self-harm.


OBJECTIVES We investigated whether health insurance type (private vs Medicaid) influences the delivery of acute mental health care to patients with deliberate self-harm. METHODS Using National Medicaid Analytic Extract Files (2006) and MarketScan Research Databases (2005-2007), we analyzed claims focusing on emergency episodes of deliberate self-harm of… (More)
DOI: 10.2105/AJPH.2011.300598


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@article{Marcus2012PaymentSA, title={Payment source and emergency management of deliberate self-harm.}, author={Steven Marcus and Jeffrey A. Bridge and Mark Olfson}, journal={American journal of public health}, year={2012}, volume={102 6}, pages={1145-53} }