Staff Education Tool: 'Is Your Patient Suicidal?' Poster

January 31, 2012 | Print  |

The Virginia Department of Health provides a free, downloadable poster providing healthcare personnel with information on recognizing and responding to acute suicide risk.

 

The poster is titled "Is Your Patient Suicidal?" It identifies signs of acute suicide risk and questions for staff members to ask patients if patients present signs of acute risk or if staff members suspect acute risk.

 

Download the suicide risk poster (pdf) for use in your facility.

 

Note: View our database providing reports that link to free, downloadable and adaptable tools for use in hospitals, surgery centers and other organizations by clicking here.

 

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