Virtual Psychiatric Consultations Shorten ED Wait Times: Team uses videoconferencing to evaluate patients at 21 hospitals

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Abstract

A telepsychiatry program that provides virtual psychiatric consultations to patients in 21 EDs in the Carolinas HealthCare System has reduced the ED length of stay for patients with behavioral health issues who have typically spent long periods of time waiting for behavioral health treatment and placement.

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