Law Enforcement in the ED

Law Enforcement in the ED

June 15, 2021

Interactions with law enforcement in the ED can be confusing. What are the emergency physician's legal responsibilities? How can we ensure our patients are getting quality care? Dr. Hannah Janeway, Dr. Shamsher Samra, and attorney Ji Seon Song sit down with host Kate Joyce to discuss the philosophical and practical challenges faced by EM physicians.

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Kate Joyce, MD, MPH

Henry Ford Hospital EM/IM, PGY3
Twitter: @sceneisnotsafe
Instagram: @sceneisnotsafe  
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Hannah Janeway, MD

Emergency Medicine physician and Health Equity Fellow, UCLA
@hanjaneway

Ji Seon Song, JD

Teaching fellow,Stanford Law School
Law professor, UC Irvine
@jiseonsong

Shamsher Samra, MD, MPhil

Attending Emergency Physician
Harbor-UCLA Medical Center

Interactions with law enforcement in the ED can be confusing. What are the emergency physician's legal responsibilities? How can we ensure our patients are getting quality care? Dr. Hannah Janeway, Dr. Shamsher Samra, and attorney Ji Seon Song sit down with host Kate Joyce to discuss the philosophical and practical challenges faced by EM physicians.

OVERVIEW
Lines can blur when you're advocating for your patients, maintaining a safe environment in the ED, and working with law enforcement. Listen in to understand your responsibilities, your rights, and those of your patients.

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