In this edition of "Michigan Answers," radio host Paul W. Smith interviews Sheila Marcus, M.D., about the MC3 Program. Dr. Marcus is a Clinical Professor, Section Chief for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, and Co-Director of the Infant and Early Childhood Clinic (IECC).
Dr. Marcus serves as a current principal investigator on a state-wide Centers for Medicare and Medicaid and State of Michigan grant, the MC3 Program, to examine uses of telepsychiatry and phone consultation to provide consultative services for women and children in rural Michigan. The MC3 program now operates in most Michigan counties and has fielded more than 6000 consultations state-wide.
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