The Patient Safety Screener (PSS-3): A Brief Tool to Detect Suicide Risk in Acute Care Settings

June 22, 2018
News Type:  Weekly Spark, Weekly Spark Announcement

SPRC is pleased to announce the release of our new video, The Patient Safety Screener (PSS-3): A Brief Tool to Detect Suicide Risk in Acute Care Settings. This seven-minute video describes the PSS-3, a tool for identifying patients at risk of suicide in the acute care setting, developed by the University of Massachusetts Medical School. Accompanying materials will help you administer the PSS-3, plan for patients who screen positive, and implement screening sustainably and effectively.