ADAMHA


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ADAMHAAlcohol, Drug Abuse and Mental Health Administration
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In 1989, due to concerns of legislators and the ADAMHA about adequate state data collection on mental health and substance abuse, an inspection was requested.
In response to the OIG, the SSA formed a task force that included personnel from the Health Care Financing Administration and what was then the Alcohol, Drug Abuse and Mental Health Administration (ADAMHA).
In ADAMHA, Report of the Secretary's Task Force on Youth Suicide (DHHS Publication No.
In response, the federal government passed public law (PL) 102-321, the Alcohol, Drug Abuse, and Mental Health Administration (ADAMHA) Reorganization Act.
(1990) offer the latest social cost study commissioned by the Alcohol, Drug Abuse, and Mental Health Administration (ADAMHA) to estimate the morbidity (productivity) costs of alcohol and drug abuse (see also Cruze et al., 1981, Harwood et al., 1984).
Prevention of adolescent smoking may be enhanced by the recently enacted Synar Amendment to the Alcohol, Drug Abuse, and Mental Health Administration (ADAMHA) Reorganization Act.(9) The Synar Amendment requires that states demonstrate effective prohibition of the sale of tobacco products (including cigarettes from vending machines) to persons aged <18 years as a condition of receiving full ADAMHA block grants.
Health is the primary mission of the PHS, and its principal components - the Food and Drug Administration (FDA); the Centers for Disease Control (CDC); the Alcohol, Drug Abuse, and Mental Health Administration (ADAMHA); the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA); and the National Institutes of Health (NIH).
The new study was conducted for the Alcohol, Drug Abuse and Mental Health Administration (ADAMHA) by U.C., San Francisco, under the direction of Dorothy Rice, Ph.D., former head of the National Center for Health Statistics.