Strategies to Implement Effective Police-ED Protocols



Held March 29, 2013



Police officers, by virtue of their role as emergency responders, are often the first to arrive on the scene of a mental health crisis, and they often accompany individuals to the emergency room. Police officers and emergency department (ED) staff can offer unique insight about how to make the ED more efficient, to reduce wait-times for police officers and increase care for the person in crisis.


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Human Services and Justice Coordinating Committee