Story | Dec 15, 2014 | 1:53 PM
Sheppard Pratt Health System, based in Towson, is Maryland's largest provider of mental health and special education services.
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Story | Jan 17, 2015 | 11:00 AMThose of us who work in psychiatric hospitals know that persons with serious mental illnesses such as schizophrenia are frequently readmitted to the hospital because they don't continue in treatment after discharge. These readmissions are often the result of behaviors — driven by paranoia or hallucinations — that put them or others in danger. There is very sound science to show that these symptoms are effectively and safely treated with appropriately prescribed antipsychotic medications. Uninterrupted outpatient treatment could prevent many if not most of these readmissions.
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