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Understanding the Pennsylvania Mental Health Procedures Act

This course breaks down and identifies the applicability of the Mental Health Procedures Act to daily EMS operations.

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Understanding the Pennsylvania Mental Health Procedures Act
Understanding the Pennsylvania Mental Health Procedures Act

Time & Location

Apr 13, 2024, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Virtual Class

About the event

1. Brief overview and history of the Mental Health Procedures Act.

2. Terms.

3. Types of commitments provisioned in the MHPA.

3A. Voluntary Treatment

3B. Involuntary Commitment

4. Qualifications for petitioning for involuntary mental health commitment as described in section 301.

4A. Who may file a petition for involuntary Commitment.

4B. Overview of a 302 application.

5. Extensions of involuntary treatment

6. Section 306 - Transfer from inpatient to outpatient treatment or from outpatient to inpatient treatment.

7. How and where to file a petition for a 302 in Lancaster County, PA.

8. Q & A

Upon completion of this course, Pennsylvania EMS providers will be awarded 2.0 PA continuing education credits.

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