Grading the States 2006
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Grading the States 2006: Missouri

Missouri

Report Card

Overall Grade:

C-

Category Grades:

Infrastructure:

B

Information Access:

F

Services:

D+

Recovery Supports:

B
 

Spending, Income, & Rankings

 

 

National Rank

Per Capita Mental Health Spending

$67.30

31

Per Capita Income

$27,773

31

Total Mental Health Spending (in millions)

$383

22

Suicide Rank
23
 

Recent Innovations

  • "Procovery"
  • Missouri Mental Health Medicaid Pharmacy Partnership clinical prescribing feedback
  • Suicide prevention
  • Vocational collaboration
  • Outcome studies
 

Urgent Needs

  • Medicaid funding
  • Community services; alternatives to hospitalization
  • Housing


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More Information

Grading the States 2006: Missouri - Narrative
Read the full narrative from NAMI's report on Missouri's health care system for serious mental illness


Grading the States 2006: Missouri - Score Card
View the details of how Missouri scored on the criteria used by NAMI in evaluating its health care system for serious mental illness.


Other Resources

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State & Local NAMIs
NAMI has a state organization in every state and over 1,000 local affiliates. Connect with the NAMI nearest you, and find out how you can get involved.

Grading the States 2006 Online Discussion
Share your comments, reactions, personal stories and ideas around NAMI's report on the state of America's health care system for serious mental illness.


News Coverage

Study outlines problems with mental health services
News of NAMI's Grading the States 2006 report from The Kansas City Star - MO.
3/02/2006

Group gives 'F' to Illinois' mental health programs
News of NAMI's Grading the States 2006 report from the St. Louis Post-Dispatch - MO & IL
3/02/2006


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