Summary

Emergency departments are a key point of contact for people who have attempted suicide or who are at risk of suicide. Emergency departments play an important role in triage, assessment and management of people with mental health problems.

This document supports the Framework for Suicide Risk Assessment and Management for NSW Health Staff.

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File Size: 65 kb
Type: Guideline
Date of Publication: 01 September 2004
ISBN: 07347 3723 8
SHPN: 040186