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    The Scattergood Behavioral Health Foundation Innovation Conference

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    Managing opiate withdrawal for medical patients with heroin/or other opiate addictions

    As the heroin epidemic continues to worsen, we are seeing more and... more

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What makes hospital patients turn violent? - Reuters

What makes hospital patients turn violent?
For example, one registered nurse recounted, “I was sitting at bedside of a confused patient. She had been laying down, got up quickly and punched me in the left side of the face.” A patient care associate also reported, “Was comforting confused ...

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Psychiatric center inmate indicted in attack on staff - Times Herald-Record

Psychiatric center inmate indicted in attack on staff
Times Herald-Record
The Orange County grand jury indictment said Velez threw, tossed or expelled “urine or the contents of a toilet bowl” at two registered nurses and a security hospital treatment assistant on May 24. Velez is in a psychiatric center pending arraignment ...

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A Call to Action: Support PMH Nursing Research!

The American Psychiatric Nursing Foundation funds PMH nursing research - especially that of new researchers - through its Annual Research Grants program. Donations are what keep this program going.

Celebrate Recovery Month!

In honor of National Recovery Month, we're offering APNA members 2 free webinars - that means free CE!

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