Continuity of care for suicide prevention: The role of emergency departments

Date: 2013
(For resources, this is the publication date. For programs, this is the date posted.)

Information

Type:  Toolkit
Author:  Suicide Prevention Resopurce Center (SPRC)
Publisher:  Education Development Center (EDC)

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This document provides recommendations and key steps for managing patients at risk for suicide in emergency departments while ensuring that there is effective screening, follow-up and discharge planning. 

Settings:  Health Care, Emergency Departments, Outpatient Mental Health
About Suicide:  Risk and Protective Factors
Strategies:  Screening and Assessment