Howard H Goldman
- What can we learn from the ongoing challenge to implement routine outcome measures?Howard H Goldman
Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland, USA E mail
Int Rev Psychiatry 27:261-3. 2015..They describe successes and challenges. This special collection of papers makes an important contribution towards improving the implementation of routine outcomes measurement globally. ..
- Do not turn out the lights on the public mental health system when the ACA is fully implementedHoward H Goldman
Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 1501 S Edgewood St, Suite L, Baltimore, MD, 21227, USA
J Behav Health Serv Res 41:429-33. 2014....
- Economic grand rounds: financing first-episode psychosis services in the United StatesHoward H Goldman
Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21227, USA
Psychiatr Serv 64:506-8. 2013..The ACA will rationalize coverage of first-episode services, but the all-important Medicaid provisions will also require individual state action to implement services optimally...
- Beyond the trends: policy considerations in psychiatric rehabilitationHoward H Goldman
School of Medicine, University of Maryland, 1501 S Edgewood Street, Suite L, Baltimore, MD, 21227, USA
Isr J Health Policy Res 1:25. 2012....
- Economic grand rounds: the price is right? Changes in the quantity of services used and prices paid in response to parityHoward H Goldman
Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 1501 S Edgewood St, Suite L, Baltimore, MD 21227, USA
Psychiatr Serv 63:107-9. 2012..The finding of a decline in service use and increase in prices provides an empirical window on what might be expected after implementation of the federal parity law and the parity requirement under the health care reform law...
- Behavioral health insurance parity for federal employeesHoward H Goldman
University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21227, USA
N Engl J Med 354:1378-86. 2006..The plans were encouraged to manage care...
- Making progress in mental health policy in conservative times: one step at a timeHoward H Goldman
Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA
Schizophr Bull 32:424-7. 2006..Advances in broad mental health and social policy, coupled with continued advances in science, have the potential to improve the care of individuals who experience severe mental disorders, such as schizophrenia...
- Defining 'mental illness' in mental health policyHoward H Goldman
University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 25:737-49. 2006..This paper explores the role of definitions in framing mental health policy, using examples from the history of policy making over the past half-century...
- Commentary: making culture count in mental health reports from the Surgeon GeneralHoward H Goldman
Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA
Cult Med Psychiatry 27:387-9. 2003
- Public policy and evidence-based practiceHoward H Goldman
Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 685 W Baltimore Street, MSTF, Room 300, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
Psychiatr Clin North Am 26:899-917. 2003..His report outlines courses of action for policymakers that should guide clinicians away from service disparities and toward the implementation of EBP...
- Perspectives: parity--prelude to a fifth cycle of reformHoward H Goldman
Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine Baltimore, MD, USA
J Ment Health Policy Econ 5:109-13. 2002..Based on 2000 Carl Taube Lecture at the NIMH Mental Health Economics Meeting...
- Parity and out-of-pocket spending for children with high mental health or substance abuse expendituresColleen L Barry
Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Pediatrics 131:e903-11. 2013..No evidence is available on how parity affects OOP spending by families of children with the highest MH/SUD treatment expenditures...
- A political history of federal mental health and addiction insurance parityColleen L Barry
Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Department of Health Policy and Management, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Milbank Q 88:404-33. 2010..The passage of this law is viewed as a legislative success by both consumer and provider advocates and the employer and insurance groups that fought against it for decades...
- The mental health treatment studyWilliam D Frey
Westat, Rockville, MD, USA
Psychiatr Rehabil J 31:306-12. 2008..S., the MHTS aims to recruit 3,000 SSDI beneficiaries with psychiatric impairments into a randomized controlled trial. This paper describes the MHTS, its background, and its process and outcome assessments...
- Evidence-based practices: setting the context and responding to concernsSusan M Essock
Division of Health Services Research, Department of Psychiatry, Box 1230, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA
Psychiatr Clin North Am 26:919-38, ix. 2003..The authors recommend that all stakeholder groups be involved in further dialog and planning to ensure that practices emerge that represent the integration of the best research evidence with clinical expertise and consumer values...
- Policy Implications of the Mental Health Treatment StudyRobert E Drake
Dr Drake and Dr Bond are with the Psychiatric Research Center, Dartmouth College, Lebanon, New Hampshire e mail Dr Frey and Dr Karakus are with Westat, Rockville, Maryland Dr Salkever is with the Department of Public Policy, University of Maryland Baltimore County, Baltimore Dr Goldman, who is editor of Psychiatric Services, is with the Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore
Psychiatr Serv 67:1139-1141. 2016..Fourth, because insurance coverage for people with disabilities during the MHTS (pre-Affordable Care Act) was chaotic, the authors recommend that financing strategies emphasize functional-not just traditional clinical-outcomes...
- "Usual care" for major depression in the 1990s: characteristics and expert-estimated outcomesMarcela Horvitz-Lennon
Department of Psychiatry, The Cambridge Hospital, Mass, USA
Am J Psychiatry 160:720-6. 2003....
- 'How do you pay your rent?' Social policies and the President's Mental Health CommissionHoward H Goldman
University of Maryland School of Medicine, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 22:65-72. 2003..It is hoped that these recommendations will provide a roadmap for further change to enable people affected by severe mental illness "to live, learn, work, and participate fully in their communities."..
- Forty years of progress in community mental health: the role of evidence-based practicesLisa B Dixon
Division of Services Research, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, 21201, USA
Aust N Z J Psychiatry 37:668-73. 2003
- Practical Monitoring of Treatment Fidelity: Examples From a Team-Based Intervention for People With Early PsychosisSusan M Essock
Dr Essock, Dr Nossel, and Dr Dixon are with the New York State Psychiatric Institute and the Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York City e mail Dr McNamara, Dr Bennett, Dr Kreyenbuhl, and Dr Goldman are with the Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore Dr Buchanan is with the Maryland Psychiatric Research Center, Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore Ms Mendon is with the New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York City Marcela Horvitz Lennon, M D, M P H, is editor of this column This column is part of a special section on RAISE and other early intervention services
Psychiatr Serv 66:674-6. 2015..Data indicated that the intervention was implemented as intended, including program elements related to shared decision making and a range of evidence-based clinical interventions. ..
- Fidelity outcomes in the National Implementing Evidence-Based Practices ProjectGregory J McHugo
Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH, USA
Psychiatr Serv 58:1279-84. 2007..This article presents fidelity outcomes for five evidence-based practices that were implemented in routine public mental health settings in the National Implementing Evidence-Based Practices Project...
- Research and services partnerships: the practice research network: a successful collaboration in MarylandSandra J Sundeen
Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 1501 South Edgewood St, Suite L, Baltimore, MD 21227, USA
Psychiatr Serv 64:407-9. 2013..This approach to developing a statewide network in support of mental health research can serve as a model for other state and university partnerships...
- Commentary on measuring disabilityHoward H Goldman
Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Potomac, MD, USA
Arch Phys Med Rehabil 94:1687-9. 2013..Hopefully it will also be tested as an alternative approach to assessing disability in the Social Security Administration disability benefits programs. ..
- Assessing the Representativeness of Medical Expenditure Panel Survey Inpatient Utilization Data for Individuals With Psychiatric and Nonpsychiatric ConditionsEric P Slade
U S Department of Veterans Affairs, Baltimore, MD, USA University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
Med Care Res Rev 72:736-55. 2015..In MEPS data, underrepresentation of psychiatric inpatient utilization at community hospitals may result in measurement distortions for commonly used statistics on psychiatric inpatient utilization and costs. ..
- Lessons from the evaluation of the ACCESS program. Access to Community Care and Effective ServicesHoward H Goldman
Department of Psychiatry and Center for Mental Health Services Research, University of Maryland, School of Medicine, Baltimore, 21201, USA
Psychiatr Serv 53:967-9. 2002....
- Mental health in the mainstream of public policy: research issues and opportunitiesHoward H Goldman
Am J Psychiatry 165:1099-101. 2008
- Overview of the ACCESS Program. Access to Community Care and Effective Services and SupportsFrances Randolph
Homeless Programs Branch, Center for Mental Health Services, Rockville, MD 20857, USA
Psychiatr Serv 53:945-8. 2002..Detailed findings from the ACCESS evaluation are presented in two accompanying articles, and overall conclusions are offered in a fourth article...
- The history of community mental health treatment and rehabilitation for persons with severe mental illnessRobert E Drake
Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH, USA
Community Ment Health J 39:427-40. 2003..Current treatments are based on a much stronger evidence base, are more patient-centered, and are more likely to target autonomy and recovery...
- Patient casemix classification for medicare psychiatric prospective paymentEdward M Drozd
RTI International, 411 Waverley Oaks Rd, Suite 330, Waltham, MA 02452 8414, USA
Am J Psychiatry 163:724-32. 2006..For a proposed Medicare prospective payment system for inpatient psychiatric facility treatment, the authors developed a casemix classification to capture differences in patients' real daily resource use...
- Introduction to the special section on the President's New Freedom Commission reportBenjamin G Druss
Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
Psychiatr Serv 54:1465-6. 2003
- Remembering and appreciating Wayne S. FentonHoward H Goldman
Psychiatr Serv 57:1367. 2006
- Medicaid and mental health: be careful what you ask forRichard G Frank
Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 22:101-13. 2003..The result has been a tilting of public mental health care toward Medicaid-covered people and services...
- The future of evidence-based practices in mental health careRobert E Drake
Department of Psychiatry Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH, USA
Psychiatr Clin North Am 26:1011-6. 2003..If so, the benefits of EBP can be realized by individuals who experience mental disorders, their families and friends, and the broader society...
- What explains the diffusion of treatments for mental illness?Robert Drake
Psychiatric Research Center, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
Am J Psychiatry 165:1385-92. 2008
- Considering health insurance parity for mental health and substance abuse treatment: the Federal Employees Health Benefits experienceHoward H Goldman
Psychiatric Services, American Psychiatric Association, 1000 Wilson Blvd, Suite 1825, Arlington, VA 22209, USA
Am J Psychiatry 164:1473-4. 2007
- Deciphering the cost impact of managed care in MedicaidWilliam M Glazer
Am J Psychiatry 165:171-3. 2008
- The state policy context of implementation issues for evidence-based practices in mental healthKimberley R Isett
Department of Health Policy and Management, Columbia University, 600 W 168th St, 6th Floor, New York, NY 10032, USA
Psychiatr Serv 58:914-21. 2007..The objective of the study was to assess the role of state mental health authorities as agents of change...
- The costs of drugs for schizophreniaRobert Freedman
Am J Psychiatry 163:2029-31. 2006
- Impact of full mental health and substance abuse parity for children in the Federal Employees Health Benefits ProgramSusan T Azrin
Westat, 1650 Research Blvd, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
Pediatrics 119:e452-9. 2007..This study examined the effects of full mental health and substance abuse parity for children...
- Best practices: the Johnson & Johnson--Dartmouth community mental health program: disseminating evidence-based practiceRobert E Drake
Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03766, USA
Psychiatr Serv 57:302-4. 2006..The project successfully combined industry's emphasis on outcomes with academia's emphasis on research-based interventions to enhance public services...
- Project IMPACT: a report on barriers and facilitators to sustainabilityMargaret Blasinsky
CSR Incorporated, Arlington, VA 22201, USA
Adm Policy Ment Health 33:718-29. 2006..The intervention's success was the most important sustainability factor, as documented by outcome data and through the "real world" experience of treating patients with this intervention...
- Health plans respond to parity: managing behavioral health care in the Federal Employees Health Benefits ProgramM Susan Ridgely
RAND Corporation, RAND Corporation, 1776 Main Street, Santa Monica, CA 90407 2138, USA
Milbank Q 84:201-18. 2006..Carriers dropped cost-restraining benefit limits. A smaller percentage also changed the management of the benefit, but these changes affected the care of many enrollees, making the overall parity effect noteworthy...
- Special issue on violence and related themesHoward H Goldman
Psychiatr Serv 59:135. 2008
- Mental health policy and psychotropic drugsRichard G Frank
Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, 180 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Milbank Q 83:271-98. 2005..This article outlines the policy issues related to psychotropic drugs with respect to their role in determining access to mental health treatment and the cost and quality of mental health care...
- Variation in patient routine costliness in U.S. psychiatric facilitiesJerry Cromwell
RTI, 411 Waverley Oaks Road, Suite 330, Waltham, Massachusetts 02452 8414, USA
J Ment Health Policy Econ 8:15-28. 2005..Because of claims data limitations, these levels do not account for patient-specific staffing costs within a facility's routine units, nor are certain key patient characteristics considered for higher payment...
- How adolescents perceive the stigma of mental illness and alcohol abusePatrick W Corrigan
Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, 1033 University Place, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
Psychiatr Serv 56:544-50. 2005..Third, familiarity with people with mental illness tends to diminish stigma. This study attempted to validate these findings with a large and diverse sample of adolescents...