Admitting Department Policy and Procedure Manual

Admitting Department Policy and Procedure Manual

8013 - Medical Screening Examination

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.