Suicide prevention task force

Jun. 26, 2015

The Ontario Hospital Association’s newly-established Suicide Prevention Standards Task Force has begun work to develop mandatory suicide prevention standards for hospitals in Ontario. The OHA was asked by the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care to develop these new mandatory standards earlier this year. 

Notably, Dr. Paul Links, Chair/Chief, Department of Psychiatry at St. Joseph’s Health Care, London and London Health Sciences Centre is one member of this task force dedicated to improving services and care for those with mental health and addiction challenges.

Read more in the Ontario Hospital Association (OHA) media release.

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