24/10/2021

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Shortage of Mental Health Beds Keeps Kids Trapped Inside ERs

What’s known as emergency space boarding of psychiatric patients has risen among 200% and 400% monthly in Massachusetts in the course of the pandemic — and the issue is common. The CDC states emergency room visits immediately after suicide attempts among the teen girls have been up 51% earlier this year as in contrast with 2019.