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NYT: Finding an alternative to the E.R. for those with mental illness

A New York Times article today takes a look at the mental health crisis in emergency rooms. Nationally, in 2010, more than 6.4 million emergency room visits were by patients with a primary diagnosis of either mental illness or substance abuse--28 percent higher than four years earlier. One federal estimate of the cost for treating these patients is expected to reach $38.5 billion in 2014, reports the Times.

Posted by Tridiuum   |   December 26, 2013

 

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VP Joe Biden says “remarkable changes” are coming for mental health treatment

During a forum this week on mental health, Vice President Joe Biden, U.S. Rep. Patrick Kennedy and Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius offered encouraging remarks for the future of mental health care, reports the Associated Press. The event celebrated the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy's signing of the Community Mental Health Act.

Posted by Tridiuum   |   October 24, 2013

 

 

 

 

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