There was a very disturbing revelation in the media that State of Washington tops the list of teen suicides and it has been the statistics for the last three decades . Among the top causes sited were , substance abuse , poverty and of course mental health issues
Behavioral health facilities have always been found lacking in tackling mental health issues . There has been a drastic cut in Federal funding since 1981 . In the face of ever increasing demand , specialized help is never ever received in time and specialists are far and few in between as the compensations are not very great as compared to other specialities .
EMR and meaningful use has been enforced so that there is a better justification of federal funding and medicare and medicaid payments . Physicians are incentivized and now there is a direct association of physician’s efforts to indicators of…
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