Safeguarding Mental Health Patients in Emergency Departments by Jim O’Dwyer

Part and parcel of a Healthcare Security Officer role is that, with little or no notice, they can be tasked with personal responsibility to safeguard (i.e. keep safe) people who are experiencing a mental health crisis. No amount of training can fully prepare them for it. But, that’s not to say that the task could not be made safer – for everyone

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