Research Articles

Discover how expert researchers and implementing organizations are finding the Zero Suicide framework can transform systems for safer care.

June 2016

This Health Affairs article discusses suicide as a significant public health problem and makes the case that...

hospital doctors and staff having meeting to discuss policies
May 2015

This packet collects three articles written between 2006 and 2010 outlining the results of Henry Ford Health System’s...

clinician holding chart
October 2018

This letter to the editor in Psychiatric Services updates the 2006 article “Pursuing Perfect Depression Care” with more...

Doctor looking at patient
March 2015

This study summarizes the Perfect Depression Care initiative and describes recent work to spread this quality...

Three nurses
April 2016

This most recent article on Henry Ford Health System’s Perfect Depression Care has four key takeaways:

  1. ...
January 2019

"Compliance Standards Pave the Way for Reducing Suicide in Health Care Systems" is a Journal of Health Care...

SPRC and the National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention are able to make this web site available thanks to support from Universal Health Services (UHS) and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) (grant 1 U79 SM0559945).

No official endorsement by SAMHSA, DHHS, or UHS for the information on this web site is intended or should be inferred.