EMTALA and COVID-19

Sarah Swank, Counsel, Nixon Peabody LLP and Charles R. Whipple, Senior Vice President and Deputy General Counsel, Wellforce, discuss how hospitals are gearing up to respond to the coronavirus pandemic. The podcast covers alternative testing/screening sites, as well as legal issues related to staffing, diversion, and capacity. Stay tuned until the end to get a glimpse into the life of a hospital general counsel during the pandemic! From the Public Health System Affinity Group of AHLA's Hospitals and Health Systems Practice Group.