Capsules: Report: Jails House 10 Times More Mentally Ill Than State Hospitals

Now on Kaiser Health News' blog, Jenny Gold writes: "In 44 states and the District of Columbia, at least one prison or jail holds more people with serious mental illnesses than the largest state psychiatric hospital, according to a report released Tuesday by the Treatment Advocacy Center and the National Sheriffs’ Association" (Gold, 4/8). Check out what else is on the blog.

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