Webinar: Elopement of Patients Under Emergency Certificates and Commitments
September 9 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Elopement of patients who are under an emergency certificate or commitment can pose significant liability for the hospital as well as put the patient and other members of the community at risk for their safety. Please join Robert Robison, partner at Watson, Blanche, Wilson & Posner, LLP, as he discusses DHH regulations as they relate to elopement of these patients and other important points related to the care of patients in these situations. Registration is required for attendance.
Robert attended Louisiana State University, obtaining a Bachelor and Master of Science in Finance. He received his J.D. from the Paul M. Hebert Law Center at Louisiana State University. Robert is currently a member of several professional associations, including the American Health Lawyers Association, Defense Research Institute, Louisiana Elder Law Task Force, and the Louisiana Hospital Association.