TITLE

Surgical hospitals must treat emergency patients

PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Same-Day Surgery;Jun2007, Vol. 31 Issue 6, p75
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the issuance of a Survey & Certification letter clarifying that all hospitals are required to appraise medical emergencies, provide initial treatment and provide referral when appropriate, regardless of whether the hospital has an emergency department, by the U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.
ACCESSION #
25268876

 

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