MHMD-8 Increase the proportion of persons with serious mental illness (SMI) who are employed

National Data Source
National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH); Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
Changed Since the Healthy People 2020 Launch
No
Measure
percent 
Baseline (Year)
58.6 (2008)
Target
64.4
Target-Setting Method
10 percent improvement
Numerator
Persons with Serious Mental Illness (SMI) who are employed
Denominator
Persons with Serious Mental Illness
Data Collection Frequency
Annual
Comparable Healthy People 2010 Objective
Adapted from HP2010 objective

Comments

Methodology Notes

A modified version of the Composite International Diagnostic Interview is administered to assess criteria necessary for a diagnosis of Serious Mental Illness based on DSM IV for adults.

Now, think about the past 12 months, from [DATEFILL] through today. Did you work at a job or business at any time during the past 12 months?