Guide for Emergency Department Providers on Caring for Suicide Attempt Survivors

July 13, 2018

News Type:  Weekly Spark, Weekly Spark Announcement

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) has released a brochure for emergency department providers on enhancing treatment for patients who have attempted suicide. It includes information on patient assessment, HIPAA regulations, and tips for communicating with family and other treatment providers.