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
Opioids
66%/ 30 resp.
2
Meth
53%/ 24 resp.
3
Synthetics
26%/ 12 resp.
4
Cocaine
13%/ 6 resp.
5
THC
6%/ 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
Yes
35%/ 16 resp.
2
No
64%/ 29 resp.

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

45 out of 45 answered

1
Yes
40%/ 18 resp.
2
No
60%/ 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
Yes
24%/ 11 resp.
2
No
75%/ 34 resp.