Assessing Suicide Risk and Documenting Your Care
The Carlat Psychiatry Report, Volume 13, Number 1, January 2015
William H. Reid, MD, MPH
Psychiatrist in Private Practice, Horseshoe Bay, TX, Past-President, American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Dr. Reid has disclosed that he has no relevant financial or other interests in any commercial companies pertaining to this educational activity. He also notes that he is not a lawyer, and nothing in his words should be construed as legal advice.
Get some practical advice on how to assess a patient’s suicide risk and document your care to help protect against a malpractice lawsuit, in an interview with William H. Reid, MD, MPH, a clinical professor of psychiatry at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center.