Community Alliance of Sarasota County acute care issue analysis: Behavioral healthcare report

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/Acute Care System Issue Analysis Task Force, Community Alliance of Sarasota County, Florida, Sarasota County, Acute care, Emergency Services, Evaluation, Service utilization, Services delivery, Management, Baker Act, Barriers to care


Introduction--Problem identification. Lack of capacity Beds and services--Lack of diversion services--Policies, procedures and protocols--Management of the system--Issue analysis. Bed capacity Utilization data--Access to and availability of care--Acute care assessment & diversion--Transportation--Financing the acute care system--Planning and coordination of the acute care system--Integrated care--Recommendations--Appendix 1: Special report of Baker Act data for Sarasota County