Evidence Supports Medical Cost Offset

This issue reviews the evidence for the potential of mental health services to reduce subsequent utilization and costs of other public services. The topic of this issue seems particularly timely considering the appearance of several articles on cost offset in March/April 1999 issue of Health Affairs. … Read More

Date: 03/1999

Author(s): Evaluation Center@HSRI

Research Shows Ethnicity a Factor

This issue discusses the growing body of research that has begun to demonstrate how racial and ethnic groups respond differently to psychiatric medication. … Read More

Date: 10/1998

Author(s): Evaluation Center@HSRI

Weaver Founds New Consumer Research Center

This issue presents excerpts from an interview with Paul Weaver, Ph.D., Director of the newly formed Kentucky Center for Mental Health Studies, Inc. (KCMHS). KCMHS is a consumer-governed research institute designed to support mental health service consumers to conduct and collaborate in conducting mental health clinical and services research. … Read More

Date: 07/1998

Author(s): Evaluation Center@HSRI

Cochrane Library is Resource for Service Effectiveness

This issue reviews the Cochrane Collaboration and Library, a resource for systematic reviews of literature on the effectiveness of mental health services. … Read More

Date: 04/1998

Author(s): Evaluation Center @ HSRI

Who is Paying for Outcomes Management Programs

This is a compilation of unedited messages from the OUTCMTEN list that were received between June 13, 2003 and August 4, 2003. This discussion focused on methods of paying for service provider outcomes management programs. … Read More

Date: 06/2003

Author(s): Evaluation Center@HSRI

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