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Overview of Emergency Services for People with Psychiatric Disabilities

Susan stefan

in Emergency Department Treatment of the Psychiatric Patient: Policy Issues and Legal Requirements

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195189292
eISBN:
9780199894017
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195189292.003.0002
Subject:
Psychology, Clinical Psychology

This chapter looks at how emergency services in general, and psychiatric emergency services specifically, operate within hospitals and mental health systems without ever being fully integrated into ... More


Patients’ Problems with Emergency Department Care

Susan stefan

in Emergency Department Treatment of the Psychiatric Patient: Policy Issues and Legal Requirements

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195189292
eISBN:
9780199894017
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195189292.003.0003
Subject:
Psychology, Clinical Psychology

This chapter summarizes the principal complaints that people with psychiatric disabilities voice about their treatment in emergency departments (EDs). These include use of force by security guards ... More


Patient Process Reengineering: Six Case Studies

Terry McNulty and Ewan Ferlie

in Reengineering Health Care: The Complexities of Organizational Transformation

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199269075
eISBN:
9780191699351
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199269075.003.0006
Subject:
Business and Management, Public Management, Organization Studies

The transformational claims and rhetoric of BPR are presented through empirical evidence of change in patient services as indicators of improved hospital performance and process. This chapter ... More


HELP OR HINDRANCE?: Stress and the Emergency Service Organization

CHERYL REGEHR and TED BOBER

in In the Line of Fire: Trauma in the Emergency Services

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195165029
eISBN:
9780199864089
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195165029.003.0006
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health

All workplace traumas are experienced within the context of organizational culture and climate. Recent advances in workplace health research found that psychosocial factors in the workplace have a ... More


Solutions to Problems in Emergency Department Treatment of People with Psychiatric Disabilities

Susan stefan

in Emergency Department Treatment of the Psychiatric Patient: Policy Issues and Legal Requirements

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195189292
eISBN:
9780199894017
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195189292.003.0006
Subject:
Psychology, Clinical Psychology

This chapter looks broadly at two different kinds of solutions to the problems discussed in this book: the development of alternatives to the use of emergency departments (EDs) by people with ... More


Professional Issues in Emergency Department Care

Susan stefan

in Emergency Department Treatment of the Psychiatric Patient: Policy Issues and Legal Requirements

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195189292
eISBN:
9780199894017
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195189292.003.0004
Subject:
Psychology, Clinical Psychology

This chapter considers the difficulties that administrators, physicians, nurses, psychiatrists, and other emergency department (ED) staff experience in the treatment of people with psychiatric ... More


In the Line of Fire: Trauma in the Emergency Services

Cheryl Regehr and Ted Bober

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195165029
eISBN:
9780199864089
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195165029.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health

In the wake of disaster, emergency service workers including police officers, firefighters, and paramedics are first on the scene and last to leave. Their heroic actions save lives, provide comfort ... More


SETTING THE STAGE

CHERYL REGEHR and TED BOBER

in In the Line of Fire: Trauma in the Emergency Services

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195165029
eISBN:
9780199864089
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195165029.003.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health

This book is about everyday heroism. It is about the work that emergency responders do and the traumatic situations that they face when serving the public. It looks at factors at multiple levels that ... More


The Second World War and the Creation of the National Health Service

F. K. PROCHASKA

in Philanthropy and the Hospitals of London: The King's Fund, 1897-1990

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198202660
eISBN:
9780191675478
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198202660.003.0006
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter discusses the impact of the Second World War on state policy on voluntary movement. Communities and institutions were affected, depending ... More


Regulation of Hospitals and Other Health Care Institutions

Robert I. Field

in Health Care Regulation in America: Complexity, Confrontation, and Compromise

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195159684
eISBN:
9780199864423
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195159684.003.0003
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter presents the regulatory framework for hospitals and other health care institutions. After tracing the history of hospitals, it reviews the varied bodies that oversee them. These include ... More


A Decent Anonymity, 1960–1980

F. K. PROCHASKA

in Philanthropy and the Hospitals of London: The King's Fund, 1897-1990

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198202660
eISBN:
9780191675478
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198202660.003.0008
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter discusses the state-directed health and social services in Britain in the years 1960 to 1980.The issue of independence of the charities in ... More


Genealogies of Care: The New Humanitarianism

Ticktin Miriam

in Casualties of Care: Immigration and the Politics of Humanitarianism in France

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520269040
eISBN:
9780520950535
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520269040.003.0007
Subject:
Anthropology, Medical Anthropology

This chapter traces the genealogy of one critical transnational regime of care—what has been called the “new humanitarianism,” referring to the movement of sans-frontière-isme that started with ... More


10-1

Jennifer C. Hunt

in Seven Shots: An NYPD Raid on a Terrorist Cell and Its Aftermath

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226360904
eISBN:
9780226360911
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226360911.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

This chapter gives an account of two dedicated police officers, Paul Yurkiw and Rich Teemsma, working in the Emergency Service departments and discusses their brave acts in July 1997. Yurkiw met ... More


Conclusion

Susan stefan

in Emergency Department Treatment of the Psychiatric Patient: Policy Issues and Legal Requirements

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195189292
eISBN:
9780199894017
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195189292.003.0007
Subject:
Psychology, Clinical Psychology

This chapter steps back and examines the factors that make the treatment of people with psychiatric disabilities different from medical patients in emergency department (ED) settings. In addition to ... More


Introduction

Jennifer C. Hunt

in Seven Shots: An NYPD Raid on a Terrorist Cell and Its Aftermath

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226360904
eISBN:
9780226360911
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226360911.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

The events and the consequences of a case study from July 1997 are presented in this chapter. These events left had ramifications for many years. This book gives an account of the lives of five ... More


9/11

Jennifer C. Hunt

in Seven Shots: An NYPD Raid on a Terrorist Cell and Its Aftermath

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226360904
eISBN:
9780226360911
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226360911.003.0010
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

This chapter outlines the concerns about terrorism that came to the forefront of police consciousness only to momentarily dissipate under the weight of a bloody trial. On February 4, 1999, a ... More


Friendly Fire

Jennifer C. Hunt

in Seven Shots: An NYPD Raid on a Terrorist Cell and Its Aftermath

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226360904
eISBN:
9780226360911
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226360911.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

This chapter talks about the Six Truck Sergeants who had different complementary leadership styles. Tommy Murphy was generally popular among the cops because he was generous and acted more like a cop ... More


Seven Shots

Jennifer C. Hunt

in Seven Shots: An NYPD Raid on a Terrorist Cell and Its Aftermath

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226360904
eISBN:
9780226360911
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226360911.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

The early morning of July 31, 1997, was not a normal morning as the Emergency Service cops did not engage in light banter, jokes, and chat. The six cops on the Emergency Service entry team and the ... More


Public Health Work in the Soviet Occupation Zone

Jessica Reinisch

in The Perils of Peace: The Public Health Crisis in Occupied Germany

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199660797
eISBN:
9780191748295
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199660797.003.0007
Subject:
History, European Modern History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter identifies crucial differences in the Soviet zone's conduct of health work which distinguishes it from the other zones. The fact that German doctors and health workers were drawn from ... More


Recognizing and Managing Professional Boundaries

Rebecca Spizzirri

in The Ethical Practice of Forensic Psychology: A Casebook

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780190258542
eISBN:
9780190258559
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190258542.003.0004
Subject:
Psychology, Forensic Psychology

Ethical practice as a psychologist and forensic practitioner requires close attention to maintaining professional boundaries. Boundary-related issues represent a key consideration for psychologists ... More


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