Best Practices in Care Transitions for Individuals with Suicide Risk: Inpatient Care to Outpatient Care


(For resources, this is the publication date. For programs, this is the date posted.)


National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention
National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention

Implementation Essentials

This report, designed to build on the Action Alliance’s Recommended Standard Care for People with Suicide Risk and The Way Forward: Pathways to Hope, Recovery, and Wellness with Insights from Lived Experience, presents feasible, evidence-based practices that health systems and providers can take to improve patient engagement and safety during the transition from inpatient to outpatient care.

For more information about the report, including a complementary video and handout, or to learn more about the Action Alliance’s care transitions efforts, visit