After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to:
1| The learner will be able to identify risk factors associated with hospital elopement.
2| The learner will be able to identify phrases to use as part of destigmatizing language when working with patients with substance use disorder.
3| The learner will be able to identify proactive measure to take to prevent hospital elopement.



Walter J. Kilpatrick, III., D.O.
Medical Director, Psychiatry Consultation Service
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry  at UMMS-Baystater

Shannon Mazur, DO
Psychiatry Resident  PGY-2

Khadijah Tuitt, BSN, RN-BC
University of Massachusetts Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Student

Jennifer Caraballo, BSN, RN-BC
University of Massachusetts Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Student

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: 
05/15/2018 - 8:00am to 9:30am EDT
Baystate Medical Center
759 Chestnut St
Springfield, MA 01199
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 NASW Smith CE Credits
    This program was approved for 1.00 Continuing Education Credits by Smith College School for Social Work and assigned authorization number in accordance with Continuing Education Regulation 258 CMR, Category I, in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts
  • 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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