TITLE

THE STEAM BEHIND THE MENTAL HEALTH CARE ENGINE

PUB. DATE
May 1990
SOURCE
Financial Executive;May/Jun90, Vol. 6 Issue 3, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports that the Employee Benefit Research Institute's findings that mental health care costs account for approximately 10 percent of employers' health care benefit expenses. Treating mental disorders can be expensive due to the length of time it takes to properly address them. These disorders, including substance abuse, cost the U.S. economy as much as $237 billion.
ACCESSION #
14799765

 

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