Health

Enforcing Legal Compliance for Covering of Services Promoting Family Mental Health

INTRODUCTION

The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic exacerbated a growing children’s mental health crisis in the U.S. Mental health–related emergency department visits rose by 31% during COVID-19 onset compared with the same 7-month time period in 2019.

  • Leeb RT
  • Bitsko RH
  • Radhakrishnan L
  • Martinez P
  • Njai R
  • Holland KM.
Mental health–related emergency department visits among children aged