Police officers, by virtue of their role as emergency responders, are often the first to arrive on the scene of a mental health crisis, and they often accompany individuals to the emergency room. Police officers and emergency department (ED) staff can offer unique insight about how to make the ED more efficient, to reduce wait-times for police officers and increase care for the person in crisis.

2013-03-28

Presented by Heather Lumley, Uppala Chandrasekera, Phil Lillie, and Terry McGurk.

Click here to watch the webinar.

Strategies for Implementing Effective Police-Emergency Department Protocols in Ontario Webinar – 2013-03-28

HSJCC Info Guide – Strategies for Implementing Effective Police-Emergency Department Protocols in Ontario