EMTALA. Prepared by: Sarah Axler, MD University of Connecticut. Introduction. E mergency M edical T reatment & A ctive L abor A ct Federally-mandated requirement Patient anti-dumping law. Objectives. EMTALA: When? What? Whom? EMTALA requirements EMTALA exceptions Violations.
Sarah Axler, MD
University of Connecticut
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US Air Force / 445th Airlift Wing
Maj. Ted Theopolos
Picture: Ed Edahl, Federal Emergency Management Agency
Must be posted in all public entrances, registration areas & ED waiting areasEMTALA Sign