• APA: New digital model created to address psychiatric bed crisis in the U.S

    1 month ago - By Healio

    The American Psychiatric Association has issued a report detailing a strategy for addressing the crisis of psychiatric bed availability and need.
    The report includes the creation of a digital model that aims to help communities estimate needs and link resources.
    “It is no secret that we have a dire need for psychiatric inpatient beds in this country,” Saul Levin, MD, MPA, CEO and medical director of the APA, said during a virtual press briefing on the report. “But so far, we have not been able to make the most of our available resources because we've not had a good way
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  • APA Report, Virtual Model Highlight US Psychiatric Bed Crisis

    APA Report, Virtual Model Highlight US Psychiatric Bed Crisis

    1 month ago - By Medscape

    A computer simulation, developed by the American Psychiatric Association and described in a new report, assesses multiple factors in calculating the number of psychiatric beds needed in a community.
    Medscape Medical News
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