Mississippi Good Samaritan Law

73-25-37.

Liability of physicians dentist, nurses or emergency medical technician for rendering emergency care.

No duly licensed, practicing physician dentist, registered nurse, licensed practical nurse, certified registered emergency medical technician, or any other person who, in good faith and in the exercise of reasonable care, renders emergency care to any injured person at the scene of an emergency, or in transporting said injured person to a point where medical assistance can be reasonably expected, shall be liable for any civil damages to said injured person as a result of any acts committed in good faith and in the exercise of reasonable care or omissions in good faith and in the exercise of reasonable care by such persons in rendering the emergency care to said injured person.

SOURCES: Laws, 1975, ch- 329; 1976, ch. 405; 1979, ch- 376,

Section 1, eff from and after July 1,1979.