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MHMD-7 Data Details

MHMD-7 Increase the proportion of juvenile residential facilities that screen admissions for mental health problems

About the Data

Description of the data source, numerator, denominator, survey questions, and other relevant details about the national estimate.

National Data Source
Juvenile Residential Facility Census (JRFC); Department of Justice, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (DOJ/OJJDP)
Changed Since the Healthy People 2020 Launch
No
Measure
percent 
Baseline (Year)
58.0 (2006)
Target
64.0
Target-Setting Method
10 percent improvement
Numerator
Number of facilities for which all young persons are evaluated or appraised by a mental health professional at a location inside the facility
Denominator
Number of facilities reporting in the JRFC
Data Collection Frequency
Biennial
Comparable Healthy People 2010 Objective
Retained from HP2010 objective
Methodology Notes

Facilities for which all young persons are evaluated or appraised by a mental health professional at a location inside the facility are reported in the JRFC.