Older Gay Men and the Risk of Suicide Suicidal thinking is a common but treatable problem in older gay and bisexual men. Choosing the right therapist is critical. The Doctor Weighs In
It may seem intuitive to avoid telehealth or remote care to avoid increased liability and malpractice exposure. But remote behavioral health assessment tools, real-time data-driven insights, and adaptive treatment plans are actually the things that protect clinicians from civil liability in instances of patient suicide.
The Veterans Health Administration and health technology company Ontrak will conduct a three-year study examining a new intervention to improve care for veterans at high risk for suicide after they have been discharged from psychiatric hospitals.