Working Toward Wellness: Early Results from a Telephone Care Management Program for Medicaid Recipients with Depression

New York: MDRC, August 2009

112 Pages Posted: 29 Aug 2010

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Sue Kim

MDRC

Allen LeBlanc

San Francisco State University

Charles Michalopoulos

MDRC - Welfare Reform

Date Written: August 1, 2009

Abstract

Very early results from a random assignment study suggest that Working toward Wellness increased the use of mental health services and had mixed effects on depression severity. Impacts are concentrated among Hispanic participants.

Keywords: mental health services, depression, Hispanic, telephonic services

Suggested Citation

Kim, Sue and LeBlanc, Allen and Michalopoulos, Charles, Working Toward Wellness: Early Results from a Telephone Care Management Program for Medicaid Recipients with Depression (August 1, 2009). New York: MDRC, August 2009, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1666981

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Allen LeBlanc

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Charles Michalopoulos

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