Access to behavioral health care for geographically remote service members and dependents in the U.S.

"Concerns about access to behavioral health care for military service members and their dependents living in geographically remote locations prompted research into how many in this population are remote and the effects of this distance on their use of behavioral health care. The authors conduct...

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Main Author: Brown, Ryan Andrew
Corporate Authors: National Defense Research Institute (U.S.), Rand Corporation, Defense Centers of Excellence for Psychological Health & Traumatic Brain Injury (U.S.)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Santa Monica, CA RAND [2014]©2014, 2014
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Collection: JSTOR Open Access Books - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:"Concerns about access to behavioral health care for military service members and their dependents living in geographically remote locations prompted research into how many in this population are remote and the effects of this distance on their use of behavioral health care. The authors conducted geospatial and longitudinal analyses to answer these questions and reviewed current policies and programs to determine barriers and possible solutions"--Publisher's description
Physical Description:xxi, 150 pages illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
ISBN:0833087290
9780833087294