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EMS and Suicide
Making the Difference

12-GANN-F3-0033 l 1.00 contact hrs
by Steven Michael Soreff, MD and Robert Cadigan, PhD
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The goal of this continuing education program is to provide EMS professionals with information about suicide, including many of the features seen in the prehospital presentation of a suicidal patient, definitions of different types of suicidal behavior, key risk factors, and procedures for dealing with a suicidal person. After you study the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • List and define the different types of suicidal behavior
  • Identify the major risk factors for a patient to attempt suicide
  • Describe the key elements for management of the suicidal patient by prehospital professionals

Accreditation Information
This course is designed for EMTs and Paramedics.
OnCourse Learning is accredited by the Continuing Education Coordinating Board for Emergency Medical Services (CECBEMS).
CEH Number and Category: 1.0 Advanced

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 2/10/2015

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