Member Spotlight – Gracie Square Hospital strengthens suicide prevention efforts
Suicide prevention training and risk identification are crucial components of clinical and non-clinical staff training. In an effort to better equip hospital staff with strategies for assessing and intervening with suicidal psychiatric inpatients, Gracie Square Hospital implemented a suicide prevention training program called “ASIST”: Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training and “SafeTALK”: Suicide Alertness for Everybody.
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This story is just one of the many initiatives profiled on HANYS' Member Spotlight website that demonstrate how New York healthcare providers are investing in forward-looking initiatives that improve care quality and health outcomes.