Jessie Hill, J.D.
Jessie Hill is Professor of Law, Case Western Reserve University School of Law,
Within the past 12 months, Ms. Hill reports no commercial conflict of interest.
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, CCME staff, and interMDnet staff have nothing to disclose.
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Albert Einstein College of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.
Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Albert Einstein College of Medicine is accredited
by the Accreditation Council for Continuing
Medical Education to provide continuing medical
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Upon completion of this Cyberounds®
, you should be able to:
- Describe the types of exceptions to the requirement of parental consent for medical treatment that typically exist under state laws
- Discuss the variation among states with respect to treatment of minors and the importance of knowing the law of the relevant state
- Identify the legal consequences of failing to secure parental consent in those cases where it is required by law.