Admitting Department Policy and Procedure Manual

Admitting Department Policy and Procedure Manual

8013 - Medical Screening Examination

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8013 - Medical Screening Examination is one of many policies and procedure templates within Admitting Department Policy and Procedure Manual written for the medical office, hospital, and other healthcare organizations. The policies cover: Joint Commission (JCAHO or TJC) • CMS • HIPAA • CDC • AAAHC and more.

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Sample Content From 8013 - Medical Screening Examination

Snippets are randomly selected, unformatted passages from the Microsoft Word policy template.


An emergency medical condition is a medical condition with sufficient severity (including
severe pain, psychiatric disturbances, symptoms of substance abuse, pregnancy/active
labor) such that the absence of immediate medical attention could place the individuals
health at risk.

Second Snippet

____ Hospital shall provide a medical screening examination to any
individual regardless of diagnosis (i.e., labor, AIDS), financial status (i.e., uninsured,
Medicaid), race, and color, national origin and/or disability, etc.