Suicide Risk Management Trivia Quiz!

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Suicide Risk Management Trivia Quiz!

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A large percentage of patient suicides occur within 3 months of discharge from acute inpatient care.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    The Suicide Attempt Assessment is to be completed prior to discharge or within 5 business days of admission to the in-patient psychiatric unit, whichever comes first.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Asking a patient about suicidal thoughts is not encouraged.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Older adults have a higher completion rate of suicide.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    The National Suicide Prevention Office estimates that they learn of approximately 10% of Veteran suicides nationally.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Withdrawing from friends, family, and society is a sign of suicidal thinking.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    When evaluating for suicidal behavior, you should not ask the question as though you are looking for a “no” answer; for example “You aren’t thinking of killing yourself are you?”
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    An inpatient suicide and/or recently discharged patients who commit suicide within 7 days of discharge will require a root cause analysis.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False