After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to:
1.Identify and describe 3 or more safety issues caring for severely psychiatrically disturbed patients on medical floors
2. Describe 3 or more ways clinical teams screen for safety issues of psychiatric patients on medical floors
3. Identify 3 or more ways how to provide enhanced coordination, communications and development of safety plans in coordination with psychiatry, Behavioral Resource Team, Security, medical and nursing providers


John Fanton, MD
Director Child Psychiatry Consult Services
Department of Psychiatry
Baystate Medical Center 

Ianna Hondros-Mccarthy
PGY3 Resident
Department of Psychiatry
Baystate Medical Center 

Faculty Disclosure

The design and content of Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education ( CE ) activities support quality improvement in healthcare and provide fair and balanced views of therapeutic options.  Faculty or planner conflicts of interest are resolved before the educational activity.

None of the members of the faculty and planning committee for this educational event have commercial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling or distributing health care goods and services consumed by or used on patients.


Session date: 
12/10/2020 - 8:00am to 9:00am EST
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 1.00 APA American Psychological Association
    Baystate Health is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Baystate Health maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
  • 1.00 BCIPE Instructional Hours
  • 1.00 NBCC
    Baystate Health is an NBCC Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEP™) and may offer NBCC approved clock hours for events that meet NBC requirements. The ACEP solely responsible for all aspects of the program.

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