28 CFR 552.41 - Program procedures.
(c) Identification of at risk inmates.
(1) Medical staff are to screen a newly admitted inmate for signs that the inmate is at risk for suicide. Ordinarily, this screening is to take place within twenty-four hours of the inmate's admission to the institution.
(e) Assessment. A psychologist will clinically assess each inmate placed on suicide watch.
(f) Intervention. Upon completion of the clinical assessment, the Program Coordinator or designee will determine the appropriate intervention that best meets the needs of the inmate.