Purchasers, providers and managed care: Developments in the mental health market place

Kavanagh, S.M. (1997) Purchasers, providers and managed care: Developments in the mental health market place. Current Opinion in Psychiatry, 10 (2). pp. 153-159. ISSN 0951-7367. (The full text of this publication is not available from this repository)

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Abstract

Deinstitutionalisation coupled with reforms to the organisation and financing of services are having a profound impact on mental healthcare. This paper outlines common difficulties facing healthcare systems and some of the evolving structures. Despite historical differences between the US and UK systems, certain common themes are emerging.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: R Medicine > RC Internal medicine > RC0321 Neuroscience. Biological psychiatry. Neuropsychiatry
R Medicine
Divisions: Faculties > Science Technology and Medical Studies > Kent Institute of Medicine and Health Sciences (KIMHS)
Depositing User: M.A. Ziai
Date Deposited: 22 Apr 2009 15:52
Last Modified: 24 Jul 2012 14:52
Resource URI: http://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/18136 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
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