Journal article

Effects of Prior Authorization on Medication Discontinuation Among Medicaid Beneficiaries With Bipolar Disorder

Yuting Zhang, Alyce S Adams, Dennis Ross-Degnan, Fang Zhang, Stephen B Soumerai

Psychiatric Services | AMER PSYCHIATRIC PUBLISHING, INC | Published : 2009

Grants

Awarded by Robert Wood Johnson Foundation


Awarded by NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF MENTAL HEALTH


Funding Acknowledgements

This study was mainly funded by grant 63213 from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's changes in health care financing and organization initiative. Dr. Y. Zhang acknowledges funding from a Thomas O. Pyle fellowship and a fellowship in pharmaceutical policy at the Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School (where this work was conducted). Support was also provided by the HMO Research Network Center for Education and Research in Therapeutics (CERT), funded by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ).