Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine
- Insurance status and health service utilization among newly-arrived older immigrantsSunha Choi
GWB School of Social Work, Washington University in St Louis, Missouri 63130, USA
J Immigr Minor Health 8:149-61. 2006..Also, different from health service use among U.S.-born older adults, older immigrants' service use is significantly related to their insurance status. There was no direct relationship between immigrant status and health service use...
- Configuration of services used by depressed older adultsS Choi
Center for Mental Health Services Research, George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri 63130, USA
Aging Ment Health 10:240-9. 2006..It is important to understand service use patterns as a measure of service use, given the co-occurring medical, psychiatric, and psychosocial conditions of older adults and corresponding needs in multiple sectors of care...
- Depression in public community long-term care: implications for intervention developmentNancy Morrow-Howell
Center for Mental Health Services Research, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
J Behav Health Serv Res 35:37-51. 2008..Although there will be challenges to the development of depression interventions, the public community long-term care system has high potential to assist vulnerable older adults receive help with depression...
- Notation of depression in case records of older adults in community long-term careEnola K Proctor
George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
Soc Work 53:243-53. 2008..The depression notation rates found are comparable to those in medical settings. Structured screening and assessment might enhance detection of mental disorder for social service clients...