• Journal Article

The return on investment of postdischarge follow-up calls for suicidal ideation or deliberate self-harm.

Citation

Richardson, J. S., McKeon, R., & Mark, T. (2014). The return on investment of postdischarge follow-up calls for suicidal ideation or deliberate self-harm. Psychiatric Services, 65(8), 1012-1019. [65(8):1012-9]. DOI: 10.1176/appi.ps.201300196

Abstract

Transitions of care are critical for individuals at risk of suicide. This study determined the return on investment (ROI) for providing postdischarge follow-up calls to patients at risk of suicide who are discharged from a hospital or an emergency department