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Suicidal Behaviour - Management of Patients with Possible Suicidal Behaviour

Doc type: Policy Directive
Compliance with this policy directive is mandatory.

Doc No.: PD2005_121

Functional Group - Sub Group:
Clinical/ Patient Services - Medical Treatment

Summary
Specifies standards to be used to ensure that appropriate standards in the management of patients with suicidal behaviour are applied in all relevant treatment settings in NSW.

Date of Publication: 25 January 2005

Replaces: N/A
Author Branch: Mental Health and Drug and Alcohol Office

This document applies to: Area Health Services/Chief Executive Governed Statutory Health Corporation, Board Governed Statutory Health Corporations, Affiliated Health Organisations, Community Health Centres, Divisions of General Practice, Government Medical Officers, NSW Dept of Health, Private Hospitals and Day Procedure Centres, Public Health Units, Public Hospitals

Distributed to: Public Health System, Community Health Centres , Divisions of General Practice, Government Medical Officers, Health Professional Associations and Related Organisations, NSW Department of Health, Public Health Units, Public Hospitals, Private Hospitals and Day Procedure Centres

Review Date: 25 May 2012

Policy Manual: Not applicable

File No: 97/3009

Previous reference: 98/31

Issue Date: 04 May 1998

Status: Active

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