EMS and Suicide - 15-GANN-F3-0033

EMS and Suicide

Making the Difference

by Steven Michael Soreff, MD and Robert Cadigan, PhD
15-GANN-F3-0033
(4.6 / 70 ratings )

This course is credentialed for:
Emergency Medical Services (1.00 CEH)

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Summary:

This module provides 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.

Objectives:

The goal of this suicide and EMS continuing education program is to provide EMS professionals with information about suicide, including features often 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 associated with attempted suicide
  • Describe the key elements for management of the suicidal patient by prehospital professionals
 

 
Accreditation Information
 
This course is designed for EMTs and Paramedics.
 
This CE activity is accredited for 1.0 Basic CEH by OnCourse Learning, an organization accredited by Commission on Accreditation for Pre-Hospital Continuing Education (CAPCE).
 
This course is also approved by the Florida Bureau of Emergency Medical Services (provider # 50-1489) for 04/08/2015 to 12/01/2016.

Course Originally Released on: 2/10/2012
Date of Most Recent Review: 3/6/2015
Course Termination/Update Date: 3/6/2018

Unless stated above, the planners and authors of this course have declared no relevant conflicts of interest that relate to this educational activity. OnCourse Learning guarantees this educational activity is free from bias.

Please see CE Course Instructions to learn how to earn CE credit for this module.

 

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Thomas M - Brighton, TN  ·  Mar 21, 2017
good course would recommend it to others for certification
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Melissa L - Glendale, CA  ·  Mar 15, 2017
This was a great course. Thanks. I haven't dealt with psych patients in a long time. Nice refresher. :)
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Julie G - page, AZ  ·  Mar 13, 2017
this brought on alot of awareness
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victoria m - BISHOPVILLE, SC  ·  Mar 11, 2017
I LIKED IT. IT WAS EASY AND INFORMATIVE
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Jaime C - South Pasadena, CA  ·  Mar 09, 2017
Well thought out and presented.
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