TABLE 5

Likelihood of Psychiatric ED 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 Hospitalization
Within 60 d (95% CI)PWithin 90 d (95% CI)PWithin 120 d (95% CI)P
Follow-up within 30 d−0.03 (−0.07 to 0.01).11−0.03 (−0.07 to 0.01).14−0.04 (−0.08 to 0.01).11
Age 6–15 yReferenceReferenceReference
Age 16–19 y−0.03 (−0.06 to −0.01).04−0.01 (−0.05 to 0.03).50−0.01 (−0.06 to 0.03).54
Female sex0.04 (0.01 to 0.08).040.05 (0.01 to 0.09).040.05 (0.01 to 0.10).04
WhiteReferenceReferenceReference
African American−0.01 (−0.05 to 0.04).700.01 (−0.05 to 0.06).790.01 (−0.06 to 0.06).92
Other race−0.02 (−0.06 to 0.02).38−0.01 (−0.07 to 0.04).60−0.03 (−0.08 to 0.03).37
Cost-sharing group
 Low feeReferenceReferenceReference
 Fee−0.02 (−0.07 to 0.03).37−0.02 (−0.07 to 0.03).38−0.02 (−0.08 to 0.03).41
 Expansion−0.01 (−0.07 to 0.04).580.01 (−0.06 to 0.07).840.02 (−0.05 to 0.09).63
 Exempt0.38 (−0.02 to 0.78).060.48 (0.03 to 0.93).040.50 (0.07 to 0.94).02
Rural-urban commuting area
 UrbanReferenceReferenceReference
 Large rural0.01 (−0.05 to 0.08).660.02 (−0.05 to 0.10).560.01 (−0.06 to 0.09).73
 Small rural−0.03 (−0.07 to 0.01).05−0.05 (−0.09 to −0.01).007−0.07 (−0.11 to −0.03)<.001
 Isolated0.01 (−0.07 to 0.08).94−0.02 (−0.09 to 0.06).640.01 (−0.10 to 0.13).86
Primary diagnosis group
 DepressionReferenceReferenceReference
 Mood disorder0.02 (−0.03 to 0.06).40−0.01 (−0.05 to 0.05).94−0.01 (−0.07 to 0.04).72
 Behavioral disorder0.01 (−0.03 to 0.06).54−0.01 (−0.07 to 0.05).74−0.04 (−0.11 to 0.03).32
 Bipolar disorder0.01 (−0.06 to 0.07).780.03 (−0.04 to 0.10).430.05 (−0.04 to 0.12).24
 Adjustment disorder0.03 (−0.04 to 0.11).420.01 (−0.09 to 0.10).9380.05 (−0.04 to 0.14).32
 Psychosis0.01 (−0.09 to 0.12).80−0.02 (−0.15 to 0.11).78−0.05 (−0.22 to 0.11).54
 Other−0.01 (−0.10 to 0.10).98−0.04 (−0.17 to 0.09).57−0.07 (−0.24 to 0.09).39
Hospital length of stay, d
 0–3ReferenceReferenceReference
 4–7−0.03 (−0.08 to 0.02).27−0.03 (−0.04 to 0.06).33−0.03 (−0.09 to 0.03).33
 8 or more−0.05 (−0.11 to 0.01).08−0.03 (−0.10 to 0.03).31−0.04 (−0.11 to 0.03).25
  • Models also control for year. SEs are clustered for repeated observations among enrollees. —, not applicable.