Prepaid or prospective reimbursement has implications for the the consultation-liaison (C-L) psychiatrist.
The author reviews results from three health police'studies that indicated i) degree of reliance on general medical providers for mental health care is not affected by generosity of fee-for-service (FFS) coverage, but is greater in some prepaid health care systems; 2) psychological sickness of depressed outpatients visiting general medical providers is similar across prepaid and FFS systems of care; 3) prepaid care is associated with lower rates of detection of depression and counseling in the general medical sector.
Mots-clés Pascal : Etat dépressif, Trouble humeur, Soin, Psychiatrie liaison, Consultation psychiatrique, Soin santé primaire, Santé mentale, Système santé, Assurance maladie, Economie santé, Article synthèse, Homme, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Depression, Mood disorder, Care, Liaison psychiatry, Psychiatric consultation, Primary health care, Mental health, Health system, Health insurance, Health economy, Review, Human, United States, North America, America
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