Cutler Institute for Health and Social Policy

Population Health and Health Policy

Financial Impact of Mental Health Services on Rural Individuals & Families

Duration: 
1/1/2005 - 1/31/2006
Director: 
Erika Ziller
Principal Investigator: 
David Hartley
Abstract: 

This project will use the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS) to examine the financial burden that rural residents face in seeking mental health services, compared to urban residents. Implications of financial burden for access to needed mental health services for rural residents will be assessed.

Start Date: 
Sat, 2005-01-01
End Date: 
Tue, 2006-01-31
Legacy Muskie ID: 
3 467