Chris Koyanagi

Summary

Affiliation: Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The Affordable Care Act: improved options for North Carolinians with mental illnesses
    Allison A Wishon Siegwarth
    The Judge David L Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law, 1101 15th St, Ste 1212, Washington, DC 20005, USA
    N C Med J 73:240-3. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint The Deficit Reduction Act: should we love it or hate it?
    Chris Koyanagi
    Judge David L Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law, 1101 15th Street, N W, Suite 1212, Washington, DC 20005, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:1711-2. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Can we learn from history? Mental health in health care reform, revisited
    Chris Koyanagi
    Judge David L Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law, 1101 15th St, N W, Suite 1212, Washington, DC 20005, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:17-20. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Child & adolescent psychiatry: obtaining child mental health services through medicaid: the experience of parents in two states
    Rafael M Semansky
    Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law, 1101 Fifteenth Street, N W, Suite 1212, Washington D C 20005, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 55:24-5. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Behavioral health screening policies in Medicaid programs nationwide
    Rafael M Semansky
    Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law, 1101 Fifteenth Street NW, Suite 1212, Washington, DC 20005, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:736-9. 2003
  6. doi request reprint The new health care reform act and medicaid: new opportunities for psychiatric rehabilitation
    Allison A Wishon Siegwarth
    Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law, Washington, DC 20005, USA
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 34:277-84. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Child & adolescent psychiatry: Accessing Medicaid's child mental health services: the experience of parents in two states
    Rafael M Semansky
    Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law, 1101 Fifteenth Street NW, Suite 1212, Washington, DC 20005, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:475-6. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Medicaid policies to contain psychiatric drug costs
    Chris Koyanagi
    Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 24:536-44. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint The TEFRA medicaid eligibility option for children with severe disabilities: a national study
    Rafael M Semansky
    Westst, Inc, 1650, Research Blvd, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 31:334-42. 2004

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Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint The Affordable Care Act: improved options for North Carolinians with mental illnesses
    Allison A Wishon Siegwarth
    The Judge David L Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law, 1101 15th St, Ste 1212, Washington, DC 20005, USA
    N C Med J 73:240-3. 2012
    ..This commentary will discuss provisions of the law that have the potential to enhance the lives of individuals with mental illnesses...
  2. ncbi request reprint The Deficit Reduction Act: should we love it or hate it?
    Chris Koyanagi
    Judge David L Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law, 1101 15th Street, N W, Suite 1212, Washington, DC 20005, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:1711-2. 2006
    ..A ten-state demonstration program will expand coverage for children. The author concludes that a state's adoption of the DRA's mental health-friendly provisions may not offset the damage done by its other provisions...
  3. doi request reprint Can we learn from history? Mental health in health care reform, revisited
    Chris Koyanagi
    Judge David L Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law, 1101 15th St, N W, Suite 1212, Washington, DC 20005, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:17-20. 2009
    ..This column considers the barriers to full inclusion of mental health in health care reform and proposed solutions that were identified in 1993 and describes how they can inform policy decisions in 2009...
  4. ncbi request reprint Child & adolescent psychiatry: obtaining child mental health services through medicaid: the experience of parents in two states
    Rafael M Semansky
    Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law, 1101 Fifteenth Street, N W, Suite 1212, Washington D C 20005, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 55:24-5. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Behavioral health screening policies in Medicaid programs nationwide
    Rafael M Semansky
    Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law, 1101 Fifteenth Street NW, Suite 1212, Washington, DC 20005, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:736-9. 2003
    ..Most states have created their own screening tools, which suggests discomfort with or a lack of awareness of the standard tools available. Screening policy options to increase behavioral health screening rates are discussed...
  6. doi request reprint The new health care reform act and medicaid: new opportunities for psychiatric rehabilitation
    Allison A Wishon Siegwarth
    Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law, Washington, DC 20005, USA
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 34:277-84. 2011
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  7. ncbi request reprint Child & adolescent psychiatry: Accessing Medicaid's child mental health services: the experience of parents in two states
    Rafael M Semansky
    Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law, 1101 Fifteenth Street NW, Suite 1212, Washington, DC 20005, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:475-6. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Medicaid policies to contain psychiatric drug costs
    Chris Koyanagi
    Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 24:536-44. 2005
    ..Other psychiatric medications are less well protected. Some states appear to restrict access severely. Questions have been raised as to whether these policies actually save money in the long term...
  9. ncbi request reprint The TEFRA medicaid eligibility option for children with severe disabilities: a national study
    Rafael M Semansky
    Westst, Inc, 1650, Research Blvd, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 31:334-42. 2004
    ..Only 10 of these states allowed children to qualify because of a mental health disability. Additional research is needed to understand the role of TEFRA in providing insurance to children with disabilities...