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Emergency Care Is a Patient’s Right — Insured or Not - CE379-60
Emergency Care Is a Patient’s Right — Insured or Not

CE379-60 l 1.00 contact hrs
by Kathleen Duffett, RN, JD and Margi J. Schultz, PhD, RN, CNE, PLNC
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The goal of this program is to educate nurses, EMTs and paramedics about the fundamental requirements of the Emergency Medical Treatment and Labor Act. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Describe the history of EMTALA and its goals
  • Discuss three fundamental requirements of the EMTALA
  • Explain the legal and regulatory consequences of violations of EMTALA

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 3/4/2016

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