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Office of Mental Health

PSYCKES Emergency Room Implementation Initiative
Training Sessions


The New York State Office of Mental Health (OMH) and the Greater New York Hospital Association (GNYHA) are partnering in an initiative to implement the Psychiatric Services and Clinical Knowledge Enhancement System (PSYCKES) in emergency department (ED) and Comprehensive Psychiatric Emergency Program (CPEP) settings.  Participating hospitals receive training and technical assistance to support full implementation of PSYCKES in their Emergency Room/Comprehensive Psychiatric Emergency Program (ER/CPEP) settings.

Kick-off Training

The kick-off training session was held at GNYHA on March 29, 2012.  40 participating hospitals were represented. Materials from the training are available:

Resources for implementing PSYCKES in the ER/CPEP:

Instructions and forms for hospitals to gain PSYCKES access:

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Comments or questions about the information on this page can be directed to the PSYCKES Team.