Zero suicide in health and behavioral health care

Date: 2015
(For resources, this is the publication date. For programs, this is the date posted.)

Information

Type:  Website
Author:  National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention
Publisher:  Education Development Center (EDC)

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Zero Suicide is founded on the belief that suicide deaths for individuals under care within health and behavioral health systems are preventable. Rather than relying solely on practitioners, Zero Suicide employs a system-wide approach to improve care and outcomes for individuals at risk of suicide in health care systems. Zero Suicide provides a specific set of tools, strategies and trainings to guide ongoing quality improvement and care transformation. 

Settings:  Health Care, Primary Care, Emergency Departments, Behavioral Health Care, Outpatient Mental Health, Inpatient Mental Health
Planning and Implementing:  Evidence-Based Prevention, Policy and Legislation
Strategies:  Overview of Strategies, Effective Care/Treatment, Health Systems Change, Care Transitions/Linkages