Mathematica Policy Research and the National Committee for Quality Assurance prepared this report under contract to the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation (ASPE), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) (HHSP23320100019WI/ HHSP23337002T). Additional funding was provided by the HHS National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH). The authors appreciate the guidance of Kirsten Beronio, Joel Dubenitz, D.E.B. Potter (ASPE), and Joel Sherrill (NIMH). Jonathan Brown (Mathematica) provided feedback on this report and guidance throughout the project.
The views and opinions expressed here are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views, opinions, or policies of ASPE, NIMH, or the technical expert panel. The authors are solely responsible for any errors.