A revised version of a paper submitted to the Journal in May 1988. The author is at the Department of Psychiatry Research, College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City.
QUALITY ASSESSMENT IN A MEDICAID MANAGED MENTAL HEALTH CARE PLAN: An Iowa Case Study
Article first published online: 24 MAR 2010
1999 American Orthopsychiatric Association
American Journal of Orthopsychiatry
Volume 69, Issue 3, pages 410–414, July 1999
How to Cite
Rohland, B. M. (1999), QUALITY ASSESSMENT IN A MEDICAID MANAGED MENTAL HEALTH CARE PLAN: An Iowa Case Study. American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 69: 410–414. doi: 10.1037/h0080416
- Issue published online: 24 MAR 2010
- Article first published online: 24 MAR 2010
Clinical quality was assessed in a statewide Medicaid managed mental health care program. Because of the limited quantity and scope of the available clinical data, the quality of clinical care could not be adequately assessed. The implications of this finding for the evaluation and oversight of quality in public sector managed care plans is discussed.