National Suicide Prevention Week is September 5 - 11, 2016
Joint Commission Alert on Suicide Prevention
The Joint Commission has issued a Sentinel Event Alert on suicide prevention. It aims to assist healthcare providers in inpatient and outpatient settings to better identify and treat individuals with suicide ideation. It also addresses screening, Risk assessment, safety, treatment, discharge and follow-up care for at-risk individuals. Members are urged to read this alert.
Suicide Prevention Continuing Medical Education (CME) Courses