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"Patient dumping" law



According to one New Jersey federal judge -- who takes a different view from his colleagues elsewhere -- even patients who aren't indigent or uninsured can sue hospitals under the EMTALA statute.

 

 


Isaac Gorodetski
Project Manager,
Center for Legal Policy at the
Manhattan Institute
igorodetski@manhattan-institute.org

Katherine Lazarski
Press Officer,
Manhattan Institute
klazarski@manhattan-institute.org

 

Published by the Manhattan Institute

The Manhattan Insitute's Center for Legal Policy.