Mental Health in the ED – Induction - Induction

…that has personal experience of Mental Health problems I agree wholeheartedly with the sentiment in which the Mental Health Toolkit is written, encouraging healthcare staff to be more open about Mental Health and to show empathy and understanding. My experience as a patient taught me that a balance between empathy…

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The Mental Health Act and Emergency Medicine - Learning Session

…Act 1983. [Accessed 24 Aug. 2018]. Crown (2007). Mental Health Act 2007. [Accessed 24 Aug. 2018]. Crown (2015). New Mental Health Act code of practice: A revised code of practice for the Mental Health Act 1983 provides guidance for professionals. [Accessed 24 Aug. 2018]. Crown (2017). The Mental Health Act…

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Inclusion Health in the ED - Reference

…Post-migration geographical mobility, mental health and health service utilisation among Somali refugees in the UK: a qualitative study. Health Place. 2006 Dec;12(4):503-15. University College London. Collaborative Centre for Inclusion Health [Internet]. 2021. Royal College of Physicians. Inclusion Health Designing Services [Internet]. 2021. Crisis UK. Types of Homelessness [Internet]. 2021

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Disturbed or Psychiatric Patients in the ED - Reference

…psychosis: functional vs. organic. Emerg Med Clin North Am 1991;9:123. Safety first: Five year report of the national confidential inquiry into suicide and homicide by people with mental illness 1999. RCEM Mental Health in the ED Clinical Audit 2014-15 RCEM Mental Health in Emergency Departments: A toolkit for improving care…

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Needlestick Injury - Reference

…This is usually managed by sexual health services and is not included within the scope of this learning session. Needlestick injuries and exposure incidents are an occupational hazard for healthcare workers. Reported incidence rates vary from country to country. Public Health England received report of 8,765 significant exposures in healthcare…

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Health Inequalities in the ED - Blog

…healthy places and quality ratings. You can now complete RCEMLearning SBA on Health Inequalities. Please log in to access it. Start Health Inequalities SBA Other References What are health inequalities? Improving health. Coronavirus (COVID-19) related deaths by ethnic group, England and Wales: 2 March 2020 to 15 May 2020. Office…

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RCEM Spring CPD Conference - Blog

…you’d like to contribute anything on anything, but particularly patients with mental health presentations, get in touch- the blog guide is here. We do have lots of wellbeing resources, and induction module on mental health in the ED. Dr Anne Hicks, EM Cons, Mental Health Impact of COVID-19 on Healthcare…

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Burnout - Blog

Authors: Charlotte Davies / Editor: Liz Herrieven, Nikki Abela /  Codes: CC24, CC6, CC8, SLO12, SLO2, SLO8, SLO9 / Published: 07/09/2021 What is Burnout? Burnout is a specific term used to describe one aspect of mental health. Much research has been done on the mental health and wellbeing of emergency teams – and…

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