Affiliation: University of California
- The impact of realignment on utilization and cost of community-based mental health services in CaliforniaR Scheffler
Health Policy and Management Division of the School of Public Health, University of California at Berkeley, 94720 7360, USA
Adm Policy Ment Health 29:129-43. 2001..When local communities bear the financial risks and rewards, they find more efficient methods of delivering community-based mental health services...
- Policy interventionRichard Scheffler
University of California, Berkeley, 2150 Shattuck Avenue, Suite 525, Berkeley, California 94720 7380, USA
Ment Health Serv Res 4:215-22. 2002..A research agenda is developed for formulating and implementing public policy...
- Transformation of the California mental health system: stakeholder-driven planning as a transformational activityCheryl Cashin
Nicholas C Petris Center on Health Care Markets and Consumer Welfare, University of California, Berkeley CA 94720, USA
Psychiatr Serv 59:1107-14. 2008..MHSA implementation itself can be considered "transformational" by balancing greater standardization of mental health service delivery in the state with a locally driven planning process...
- The impact of realignment on the client population in California's public mental health systemLonnie Snowden
School of Social Welfare, University of California, Berkeley 94720 7400, USA
Adm Policy Ment Health 29:229-41. 2002....
- The impact of government decentralization on county health spending for the uninsured in CaliforniaRichard Scheffler
Health Economics and Public Policy, School of Public Health and Goldman School of Public Policy, University of California, Berkeley, USA
Int J Health Care Finance Econ 6:237-58. 2006..Our results suggest, however, that county-level governments maintain a level of commitment to social-service spending that recent studies indicate may be lacking at the state level...
- Overcoming barriers to reducing the burden of affective disordersKenneth B Wells
Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, California, USA
Biol Psychiatry 52:655-75. 2002..We review the literature, identify key gaps, and recommend new research to guide national efforts to reduce the burden of affective disorders...
- Supply dynamics of the mental health workforce: implications for health policyS L Ivey
Center for Family and Community Health, University of California, Berkeley 94720, USA
Milbank Q 76:25-58. 1998..Broader policy questions, including the lack of parity between mental and physical health insurance coverage and barriers to entry by nonphysician professions, may limit the cost-effective expansion of this diverse and dynamic workforce...
- Mental health costs and access under alternative capitation systems in ColoradoJoan R Bloom
School of Public Health, University of California at Berkeley, 94720 7360, USA
Health Serv Res 37:315-40. 2002..f.s.)...
- Burden of illnessTom McGuire
Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, 180 Longwood Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts 02115 5899, USA
Ment Health Serv Res 4:179-85. 2002..Reserch should focus on improving measures of burden in general and on quantifying burden from the standpoint of diverse population groups...
- Sex and racial/ethnic disparities in outcomes after acute myocardial infarction: a cohort study among members of a large integrated health care delivery system in northern CaliforniaCarlos Iribarren
Kaiser Permanente Division of Research, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
Arch Intern Med 165:2105-13. 2005....