Baker Act
 
Not Valid For CME Credit After January 25, 2020

 

Nick Dewan, MD

 
  Objectives: Define the criteria required for involuntary assessment due to a mental illness.  Explain history of involuntary confinement laws.  Know how to fill out a Baker Act Form.  Know who is allowed to rescind a Baker Act.

Disclosure:  Planners/speaker for this activity disclosed no relevant financial relationships related to the content of this activity.

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