SSM DePaul Health Center
SSM DePaul Health Center is a hospital organization offering treatments covering a large area of all medical services. One of the departments they run is a Behavior Health Service hospital located in Bridgeton, Missouri
Originally the treatment was started by a group of German sisters arriving to the area around 1872. It was known as the Sisters of St. Mary (SSM). In 1986 the organization was transformed into a modern hospital organization.
In the news[redigér]
- October 2009 a 16 year old girl died during a restraint attempt. The newspaper article mentions another death at the hospital which also needed further investigation <ref>Girl, 16, dies during restraint at an already-troubled hospital, By Blythe Bernhard, St. Louis Post-Dispatch, August 1, 2010</ref> <ref>Victims_2005-9</ref>. One of the nurses involved in the restraint had been fired from another hospital <ref>Nurse cited in DePaul death had been fired at another hospital, By Blythe Bernhard, St. Louis Post-Dispatch, January 16, 2011</ref>
- Info: Homepage of the program
- Forum: Restraint Death at SSM DePaul, a thread on the Fornits Home for Wayward Web Fora