This study examines the effects of drug court program completion on emergency service use. The author found that the amount of emergency services used while in the drug court program correlated strongly with emergency service use in the year after program completion. This suggests that drug courts may not be as effective at reducing recidivism as previously thought.
Can participation in Drug Treatment Courts reduce emergency department use? An evaluation
by wpengine / Friday, 05 May 2017 / Published in Uncategorized