- Words: 1871
- Length: 7 Pages
- Topic: Psychology
- Paper #: 21589662
Suicide Risk Management at Veterans Affairs
Suicide Risk Management Issue U.S. Department Veterans Affairs Hospital
Suicide prevention is a major national management issue in Veterans Affairs centers with a system wide suicide prevention program in place. These suicide-risk management programs include suicide crisis line, suicide monitoring and risk assessment, full-time suicide-prevention coordination efforts and medical record flags that notify on suicide risks (Desai, Rosenheck, & Desai, 2008).
Suicide risk management is an important