Non-BHRS Provider 5150 Training
San Mateo County 5150 Certification Training
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Last Updated 08/06/2021: Training Duration: 30 minutes
This training is intended for Mills Hospital, VA, Kaiser Permanente, Sutter Health and other non-BHRS providers to complete the San Mateo County 5150 Certification Training.
This is a required training for any clinical or hospital staff requesting 5150 writing privileges. The purpose of this training is to provide a basic orientation to the current laws governing involuntary detention. If you are qualified you will be emailed your 5150 certification card.
- At the end of the training there is a survey. If you do not completely fill out the survey you will not be issued a 5150 card.
- Print the test at the end of the training for your records.
- If you are issued a 5150 card from San Mateo County, BHRS Quality Management will email you or your agency representative the card within 7 days of completing the training and survey.
- If you do not receive an emailed 5150 card from San Mateo County BHRS Quality Management, you are not certified to write a hold in San Mateo County.
Please email us with your questions at HS_BHRS_ASK_QM@smcgov.org