Safety First: Basic Suicide Risk Screening and Response

August 19, 2021

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Learning Objectives

• Identify five ‘risk factors’ for suicide

• Identify five 'warning signs' that indicate suicide risk

• Demonstrate how to effectively and directly ask about suicide

• Name three steps to take if a person is experiencing a suicide crisis

• Describe three resources for suicide prevention

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 1.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
08/11/2021
Course expires: 
09/21/2021
Event starts: 
08/19/2021 - 8:00pm
Event ends: 
08/19/2021 - 9:00pm
Rating: 
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ACCREDITATION

In support of improving patient care, the University of Pittsburgh is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

NURSING (CNE)

A maximum of 1.0 nursing contact hours will be awarded. Participants will be able to claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the program.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 1.00 Attendance
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