Steve July 11, 2022
biden-administration-clarifies-protections-for-doctors-making-emergency-abortion-decisions

The Biden administration wants physicians to know that their clinical judgment is protected under federal law when it comes to “life- or health-saving abortion services” in emergency situations ― regardless of state abortion restrictions.The Department of Health and Human Services issued a memo on Monday reiterating existing guidance found in the 1986 Emergency Medical Treatment and Labor Act. The EMTALA statute requires that all patients receive appropriate medical care and, Read More