Mary Madison, RN, RAC-CT, CDP
Clinical Consultant – Briggs Healthcare
On March 9, 2020, CMS posted QSO-20-15 Hospital/CAH/EMTALA.
This 17-page notification contains 2 attachments:
- Fact Sheet on EMTALA and Surges in Demand for Emergency Department (ED) Services
- EMTALA Obligations & 2019-Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Question and Answer Document
This notification contains many hyperlinks to other pieces of information and is a must-read for hospitals and Critical Access Hospitals.