Priority for Patients with Depression
by Cathy Parkes June 27, 2019 Updated: December 29, 2021
If a patient has depression, your PRIORITY is to assess the patient's risk of suicide and implement 1:1 observation if indicated.
Discharge planning for a patient starts at admission. Other important admission tasks include confirming the patient's code status, identifying allergies, assessing fall risk, and assessing for swallowing issues.Read Article
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