Court decides if EMTALA should apply to inpatients

June 2007
Healthcare Risk Management;Jun2007, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p70
The article reports on the ruling of a U.S. District Court in Puerto Rico on the case of a mother who demands to be covered in the Medical Treatment and Labor Act (EMTALA) for her newborn child transferred from the Hospital San Pablo del Este (HSPE) to another facility.


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