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Civil Commitment Under Medicaid Managed Care

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This report presents findings from an exploratory study of the relationship between Medicaid managed behavioral health care and the use of inpatient civil commitment. It examines methodologies used to gather data, presents conclusions, and identifies areas for further study.

This course is based on the reading-based online article, Civil Commitment Under Medicaid Managed Care created by Co-authors – Moran, G.E., Robins, C., and Kurzban, S.

Course Material Author

Co-authors - Moran, G.E., Robins, C., and Kurzban, S.

This report was prepared by Westat, Inc., in cooperation with the Lewin Group, under Contract No. 282-98-0015, Task Order 6, supported by the Office of Managed Care of the Center for Mental Health Services (CMHS), Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Judith L. Teich, M.S.W., was CMHS Project Officer. The Project Directors were Garrett E. Moran, Ph.D.,
(Westat) and Gail K. Robinson, Ph.D., (Lewin Group).

Course Creator

Keith Gibson, Ph.D.

Course Objectives:

  1. to learn more about the contrasting process for Medicaid managed care and how it affects civil commitment issues

  2. to examine case studies in order to gain knowledge on the “do’s” and “don’t‘s” of Medicaid managed care contracting

  3. to examine the clinical implications of bringing managed care into the Medicaid system

Materials for Course Civil Commitment Under Medicaid Managed Care

Materials for Course Civil Commitment Under Medicaid Managed Care

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Course Number 100149
3 credit hours
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  • Reading-Based Online
Exam Fee: No Longer Available

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