Training Information

Training Offering Overview

Training Name: Emergency Medical Treatment and Labor Act (EMTALA) Basic Training (EMTALA)

Activity Code: 0CMSEMTALA_ONL

Training Description: The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Emergency Medical Treatment and Labor Act (EMTALA) enforcement online course is designed to help hospital surveyors and reviewers gain proficiency in the EMTALA survey process.

The estimated course completion time for this training is 23 hrs., 30 mins.

If you have any questions regarding course related content, please direct all correspondence to HospitalSCG@cms.hhs.gov.

Prerequisites:

  1. Introduction to Surveying for Non-Long Term Care OR BHFS—Basic Health Facility Surveyor—Introduction to Surveying for Long Term Care (includes Resident Assessment Instrument Minimum Data Set 3.0)
  2. Principles of Documentation for Non-Long Term Care OR Principles of Documentation for Long Term Care OR Principles of Documentation for Life Safety Code OR Principles of Documentation for Non-Long Term Care
  3. Basic Writing Skills for Survey Staff
  4. Survey & Certification Policy Memo Navigation Simulation
  5. Electronic Code of Federal Regulations Simulation
  6. State Operations Manual Navigation Simulation
  7. Foundational Investigative Skills
  8. Hospital Basic Training Part 1 OR Hospital Basic: Part 1 (Blackboard) OR CMS Basic Hospital Via Attestation - Prior to LMS set up in 2002 OR CMS Basic Hospital Surveyor Training Course OR Live Webinar Basic Hospital April 2013
  9. Hospital Basic Training Part 2 OR Hospital Basic: Part 2 (Blackboard) OR CMS Basic Hospital Via Attestation - Prior to LMS set up in 2002 OR CMS Basic Hospital Surveyor Training Course OR Live Webinar Basic Hospital April 2013

Scroll to top