TABLE 4

Likelihood of Psychiatric Hospitalizations Visits 60, 90, and 120 Days After Index Psychiatric Hospitalization Discharge (N = 745) Associated With Receipt of Follow-up Care Within 30 Days, Controlling for Covariates

Likelihood of Psychiatric ED Visit
Within 60 d (95% CI)PWithin 90 d (95% CI)PWithin 120 d (95% CI)P
Follow-up within 30 d−0.03 (−0.06 to 0.01).11−0.02 (−0.05 to 0.02).46−0.02 (−0.07 to 0.02).32
Age 6–15 yReferenceReferenceReference
Age 16–19 y−0.01 (−0.05 to 0.02).44−0.01 (−0.05 to 0.04).70−0.03 (−0.08 to 0.02).26
Female sex0.04 (−0.01 to 0.08).080.01 (−0.03 to 0.06).55−0.03 (−0.04 to 0.07).26
WhiteReferenceReferenceReference
African American−0.01 (−0.04 to 0.04).980.01 (−0.05 to 0.06).740.01 (−0.06 to 0.08).76
Other race−0.01 (−0.05 to 0.05).94−0.02 (−0.07 to 0.03).37−0.03 (−0.09 to 0.02).26
Cost-sharing group
 Low feeReferenceReferenceReference
 Fee−0.02 (−0.06 to 0.02).27−0.03 (−0.09 to 0.03).325−0.05 (−0.12 to 0.02).21
 Expansion−0.02 (−0.07 to 0.03).39−0.01 (−0.07 to 0.05).69−0.03 (−0.11 to 0.04).41
 Exempt0.12 (−0.11 to 0.34).320.35 (−0.01 to 0.71).060.33 (−0.01 to 0.67).06
Rural-urban commuting area
 UrbanReferenceReferenceReference
 Large rural0.03 (−0.03 to 0.09).300.05 (−0.01 to 0.12).120.04 (−0.05 to 0.12).37
 Small rural−0.01 (−0.05 to 0.04).840.01 (−0.06 to 0.07).85−0.01 (−0.08 to 0.05).68
 Isolated−0.02 (−0.06 to 0.03).500.04 (−0.06 to 0.14).440.05 (−0.06 to 0.16).38
Primary diagnosis group
 DepressionReferenceReferenceReference
 Mood disorder0.01 (−0.04 to 0.06).72−0.01 (−0.07 to 0.06).85−0.03 (−0.10 to 0.05).49
 Behavioral disorder0.01 (−0.05 to 0.05).93−0.01 (−0.08 to 0.05).64−0.02 (−0.10 to 0.05).54
 Bipolar disorder0.02 (−0.04 to 0.08).500.07 (0.01 to 0.13).050.07 (−0.01 to 0.15).07
 Adjustment disorder0.01 (−0.10 to 0.10).98
 Psychosis0.02 (−0.07 to 0.11).620.04 (−0.05 to 0.12).40−0.01 (−0.12 to 0.12).97
 Other0.09 (0.03 to 0.14)<.010.10 (0.03 to 0.17).0050.10 (0.02 to 0.19).02
Hospital length of stay, d
 0–3ReferenceReferenceReference
 4–7−0.03 (−0.08 to 0.03).31−0.03 (−0.08 to 0.03).38−0.01 (−0.07 to 0.05).80
 8 or more−0.04 (−0.10 to 0.02).23−0.01 (−0.07 to 0.06).880.02 (−0.05 to 0.09).57
  • Models also control for year. SEs are clustered for repeated observations among enrollees. —, not applicable.