The Role of a Full Continuum of Psychiatric Care

$10.00 | CE Hours:2.00 | Intermediate

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CE Course Description

This CE course addresses the public policy recommendations for reducing the human and economic costs associated with severe mental illness by building and invigorating a robust, interconnected, evidence-based system of care that goes beyond beds.

Article Author:  Debra Pinals, MD and Doris Fuller, MFA
Exam writer:  Patricia Hocking-Walker, M.S. (Psychology)

CE Course Objectives

1.  Enumerate common elements of serious mental illness and their treatment in the service delivery system.

2.  Explain the reason behind federal and state initiatives being enacted.

3.  Examine which individuals have access to transitional beds.

4.  Define the institutions of mental disease (IMD) exclusion.

5.  Identify what is widely recognized as a symptom of system failures, including the lack of a full continuum of accessible psychiatric care.

ACE credit is not offered for this course. A list of courses offering ACE credit can be found here.


CAADE Approval

This course does not have CAADE approval for CEUs.


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Added On: 2017-10-01

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