TITLE

Psychiatric program improves outcomes, reduces costs

AUTHOR(S)
Bridgeford, Lydell C.
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Employee Benefit News;Jun2007, Vol. 21 Issue 8, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the findings of a study by CIGNA Behavioral Health (CBH) on hands-on psychiatric outpatient services. The rate of recidivism observed in members who received intensive outpatient care is outlined. It outlines the health care savings per member enrolled in intensive care management programs. Information on the intensive care management program developed by CBH is presented.
ACCESSION #
25576859

 

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