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Ga., Texas expand mental health services but advocates say more is needed

September 30, 2019

Health Policy Solutions (a Colorado news service): Costs Slow Integrated Physical, Mental Health Care Preliminary results from a survey of 56 clinics around Colorado found that 70 percent of those surveyed had "no source of revenue" to cover costs of the services they were trying to provide. ... The needs are profound among patients who are coping with behavioral health woes that often lead to physical problems or the reverse: medical problems that spawn depression and other behavioral problems (Kerwin McCrimmons, 11/9).

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