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For Physicians – 1.5 hours


The EMTALA Update class presents an overview of the core concepts of EMTALA and then addresses the recent critical changes in the Federal Regulations. It provides knowledge essential to every practicing physician and healthcare administrator with clinical responsibilities. This EMTALA Update class is presented by Robert Bitterman, MD, JD, FACEP, a healthcare attorney who has authored many articles on the subject as well as the comprehensive EMTALA textbook published by the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP).

Robert A. Bitterman, MD, JD, FACEP - EMTALA Training
Robert Bitterman, MD, JD, FACEP

This course provides the training necessary to navigate the evolving regulatory minefield that is EMTALA.

The Medicare regulations received a major update in 2017.

Penalties for non-compliance are now almost $110,000 per violation with possible loss of Medicare certification.  And one complaint can produce multiple violations for each affected patient!  Protect yourself and your institution.  Sign up for this EMTALA training course today! Emphasis is placed on key regulatory changes using real-world examples.

CMS requires hospitals to educate on-call physicians on their duties related to ED call and accepting patients in transfer.

Your Medical Staff, Nursing Staff and Key Administrative Staff Need This Critical Update!


Our course allows you to learn at your own pace, with all new content and extensive enrichment resources. This class is recommended for Medical Staff Physicians and Healthcare Administrators with ED oversight responsibilities.


What’s Included
Clinical + Legal

This EMTALA Update class focuses on recognizing the key legal and regulatory pitfalls with a focus on what’s new in the law. It covers the specific actions needed when caring for patients subject to these important regulations. Graduates will be able to properly assess and mitigate risk and provide great care.

Risk Mitigation

An effective EMTALA training program will streamline your healthcare facility’s EMTALA response, mitigating risk for the institution and all providers involved. This course focuses on the recent regulatory changes and the various new court opinions to help you avoid the legal traps that are so prevalent with these complex regulations.

Who Should Take It
All Medical Staff Physicians

This class is perfect for those personnel who have familiarity with EMTALA and want to focus on what’s new in the law. Every physician with hospital privileges requires current EMTALA training. Administrative staff, nurses and APPs may also benefit from taking this important class. Take it now and update your skills to better navigate the EMTALA regulations!