Date & Time
Tuesday, May 2, 2023, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
RT17 Financial and Clinical Benefits of Medical-Mental Health Dual Provider Assessments*
Comprehensive dual-provider medical and mental health assessments in jails can result in fewer off-site transports and better communication with community-based hospital, EMS, and clinic practices. If done within 24-36 hours, health care history, prescriptions, and treatment plans can be established for good continuity of care during incarceration and upon transition into the community.