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    Crisis Indicator: Triage Tool for Identifying Homeless Adults in Crisis

    Economic Roundtable

    Year: 2011

    The triage tool, or crisis indicator, identifies homeless individuals in hospitals and jails who have continuing crises in their lives that create very high public costs. This redesigned tool is four times more accurate than the earlier screening tool released in 2010. The tool is developed for use in jails, hospitals and clinics where homeless individuals with high levels of need and high public costs are most likely to be found.

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