Public health includes diverse topics, but focuses on adverse social determinants of health (aSDoH) and mental health emergencies such as the ED Safety Assessment & Follow-up Evaluation (ED-Safe).
- Suicide prevention
- Opioid epidemic
- Depression screening
- Acute psychiatric services
- Health literacy
- Medical interpreters
- Adverse social determinants of health
The Healthcare Associated Infections (HAI) study surveyed a nationally representative sample of US EDs in order to identify positive deviants whose successful interventions and practices against healthcare associated infections can be used to generate evidence-based infection control policies, strategies, and toolkits for other EDs nationally. For more information, contact Dr. Jay Schuur.