Implementing EMTALA: Strategies for Compliance

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Implementing EMTALA: Strategies for Compliance

EMTALA is a federal law and applies to all hospitals that participate in the Medicare program, and is enforced by CMS and DHHS, and The Joint Commission. Through case studies which involve the Emergency Department, Labor and Delivery, and Behavioral Health, this informative program outlines the major components of the revised EMTALA Rule.

Program Highlights

  • Preparing the ED (addresses specific information for on-call physicians)

  • Understanding the Medical Screening Exam (MSE)

  • Clarifying Emergency Medical Conditions (EMC)

  • Providing Stabilizing Treatment

  • Understanding the Transfer Process

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Learning Objective

To help appropriate healthcare personnel understand and comply with the revised federal EMTALA rule

Program Includes
  • Bonus Resource CD
  • 10 Question Post Test with Answer Key
  • Study Guide
  • Learning Tools Included

Clinical Advisors

Sue Dill Calloway, RN, MSN, JD

Program Awards

WorldFest Houston, 2004 Bronze