14. Pitchfork Pitches: Improving Systems of Mental Health Care Through EMS

45 responses

Which drug causes your system the most problems?

45 out of 45 answered

1
Opioids66% / 30 resp.
2
Meth53% / 24 resp.
3
Synthetics26% / 12 resp.
4
Cocaine13% / 6 resp.
5
THC6% / 3 resp.

Does your agency use a formal tool (e.g. checklist) to specifically assist with capacity determination (specifically capacity, not just refusal in general)?

45 out of 45 answered

1
Yes35% / 16 resp.
2
No64% / 29 resp.

Does your agency provide training specifically related to capacity determination (not just refusals in general)?

45 out of 45 answered

1
Yes40% / 18 resp.
2
No60% / 27 resp.

Does your agency allow you to navigate an Psychiatric patient to a facility other than the ED?

45 out of 45 answered

1
Yes24% / 11 resp.
2
No75% / 34 resp.