Suicide is the 10th leading cause of death in the United States, with more than 47,500 suicides recorded in America in 2019*. According to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, ninety percent of people who die by suicide have an underlying - and potentially treatable - mental health condition.

PRMS is dedicated to supporting our clients, as well as the greater mental healthcare community. Find suicide resources and assessment tools compiled by our risk management team below to help protect your patients and practice, and support mental health organizations like the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention through our Refer a Colleague program.

If you or someone you know is in a crisis, call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 800-273-8255.

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*Suicide data taken from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Data & Statistics Fatal Injury Report for 2019.