This working paper offers a detailed description of the public behavioral health care system in the District of Columbia. It is a companion to RAND Report TR-914-DCDMH, which provides an evaluation of behavioral health care need and the public behavioral health care system in the District.
Table of Contents
Department of Mental Health
Department of Health Care Finance
Addiction Prevention and Recovery Administration
Behavioral Health Services for Individuals Involved with the Criminal Justice System
Summary and Conclusion
The Process of Privatizing District Community Service Agencies
Patient Flow Through the Comprehensive Psychiatric Emergency Program
Drug Formularies by Insurance (listed by generic name)
Formulary for Community Service Agencies Participating in the Mental Health Rehabilitation Program
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