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.