Department of Health

Quality improvement themes from coronial recommendations received by the Chief Psychiatrist in 2011

Summary of themes from the coronial recommendations for 2011 include: management of mental health inpatients; discharge and transfer of patient care between mental health services; mental health risk assessment of community treatment order patients; support for cultural sensitivity and use of interpreters where required; referrals of patients to mental health services should be appropriately supported; service requirements for patients with dual diagnosis or personality disorders.

Details

Topic
Research and reports
Date published
05 Mar 2012
Size
5 Pages
Author
Department of Health & Human Services
Language
English
Update frequency
Annually
Available format
PDF

Reviewed 09 September 2015

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