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Using Medicaid to Support Working Age Adults with Serious Mental Illnesses in the Community: A Handbook

Publication Date
Jan 23, 2005

This Handbook is designed to improve understanding and provide greater clarity concerning Medicaid's contribution in supporting working-age adults with serious mental illnesses in the community. The Handbook focuses on working-age adults between the ages of 21 and 64 with serious mental illnesses, whose need for support extends beyond mental health services that can be effectively provided by primary care physicians or periodic visits to outpatient settings. [188 PDF pages]