Grading the States 2006
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Grading the States 2006: Rhode Island

Alabama

Report Card

Overall Grade:

C

Category Grades:

Infrastructure:

C-

Information Access:

C-

Services:

C+

Recovery Supports:

C+
 

Spending, Income, & Rankings

 

 

National Rank

Per Capita Mental Health Spending

$88.75

21

Per Capita Income

$30,302

18

Total Mental Health Spending (in millions)

$95

41

Suicide Rank
46
 
 

Recent Innovations

  • Evidence-based practices - Assertive Community Treatment and supported employment penetration
  • Uninsured population work
 

Urgent Needs

  • Private sector - provider rates and supply  
  • Alternatives to hospitalization
  • Spanish language workforce development  


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More Information

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


Grading the States 2006: Rhode Island - Score Card
View the details of how Rhode Island 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.


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