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Dr. Kelly Posner in San Francisco Chronicle

Utah Hospitals to Adopt Suicide Risk Assessment
September 15, 2013 - September 16, 2013

"Suicide is our No. 1 preventable cause of death, and we know that identification is the key to the prevention," said Dr. Kelly Posner, who directed the Columbia team that developed the assessment. "It used to be that people would ask about the suicide attempt but then miss the person who bought the gun yesterday."

Read more:  http://www.sfgate.com/news/article/Utah-hospitals-to-adopt-suicide-risk-assessment-4815930.php

 

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