A New Era of Mental Wellness: The 988 Lifeline

A New Era of Mental Wellness: The 988 Lifeline

The 988 Lifeline Emerging in 2022 as the official nationwide suicide prevention hotline, dialing 988 connects a caller to immediate mental health support and various resources. In addition to calling this number, you can text 988 or chat with a crisis counselor at...
5 Tips on How to Treat Non-Compliant Patients

5 Tips on How to Treat Non-Compliant Patients

Healthcare professionals are accustomed to dealing with a variety of patient types and personalities. As a psychiatrist, psychologist, mental health nurse, or behavioral health specialist, you may be challenged by non-compliant patients, or those who may exhibit...
Environment of Care Safety and How ObservSMART Can Help

Environment of Care Safety and How ObservSMART Can Help

What Are (EOC) Environment of Care Rounds? Environment of care (EOC) rounding standards are often determined by leadership and are in alignment with Joint Commission regulations. Typically, EOC rounds are documented on paper and follow a checklist to ensure the safety...