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Collaborative Care For Depressed Adolescents Improved Outcomes With Only Minor Cost Increase

News | October 13, 2016

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Adolescents diagnosed with depression who were treated in primary care using a 12 month collaborative care model had better outcomes than adolescents who received traditional care for depression. The costs of the collaborative care model averaged $1,475 per person. Over the 12 months, health care costs for the intervention group averaged $5,161 per person in…

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