Building a capitated public mental health service for seriously mentally ill adults: The Baltimore experience

Deborah Agus, Stephen R. Blum, Stephen T. Baron

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This article describes the development of Baltimore Mental Health System's demonstration project which provides capitated services to seriously mentally ill adults. Observations about the impact of recent changes on the delivery of local government managed mental health services are also made.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)261-271
Number of pages11
JournalAdministration and Policy in Mental Health and Mental Health Services Research
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1995
Externally publishedYes


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Leadership and Management
  • Psychiatry and Mental health

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