Flashcards in Risk Deck (5):
What are the steps involved in Risk planning and collaboration?
- Identify risk factors
- Document risk factors
- Talk to others (MDT)
- Develop plan (MDT)
- Communicate plan with all
- Take action and follow through on agreed plan
- Evaluate the outcomes
- Review and update according to assessment and context of current situation
What does the acronym NGASR mean?
Nurses Global Assessment Suicide Risk
How does the NGASR work?
A table of questions with a points system. The higher the total score the greater the risk
What is de-escalation?
Range of verbal and non-verbal nursing skills to neutralise potential violence/suicide