This paper examines the accreditation of mental health hospitals and the receiving of funding. The funding sources examined are Medicare, Medicaid, Veterans Administration, private insurance, and client fees. Other factors were the type of ownership of the hospital and region. The conclusion is that accreditation is important. Different accreditations are important for different funding sources. Region is also important with the Northeast having less funding for most sources.
Emmett, Dennis (2017), “An analysis of accreditation and its impact of receiving funding in mental health hospitals,” in Business & Health Administration Proceedings, Avinandan Mukherjee, Editor, pp. 214-220.