legal nurse consultant


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legal nurse consultant

A registered nurse who provides expert information to lawyers or others involved in health care legal issues. These consultants must have either an advanced degree or certification through special programs. See: forensic nursing
See also: consultant
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There are general practices followed by testifying experts to ensure confidentiality between the legal nurse consultant and the attorney (AALNC, 1999; Milazzo, 2004):
The American Association of Legal Nurse Consultants (AALNC) promulgates a Code of Ethics for the Legal Nurse Consultant practitioner (2012b).
See and hear Certified Legal Nurse Consultants [CM] talk about their CLNC [R] careers.
For an audience of attorneys, paralegals, legal nurse consultants, risk managers, and other interested parties, this text begins with a general overview of documentation practices and legal issues associated with generating, preserving, obtaining, and using medical records.
The 14th Annual NACLNC [R] Conference, the world's largest conference for legal nurse consultants, will fire up the maverick inside you
Debra Gross, RN, MSN, CPC, CCM, CLCP, MSCC, CLNC is co-owner of Delor Legal Nurse Consultants, LLC in Ohio.
The 14th Annual NACLNC[R] Conference, the world's largest conference for legal nurse consultants, will fire up the maverick inside you
The book will be of use to those in the legal field and to health care professionals such as legal nurse consultants.
In honor of the 2009 National Alliance of Certified Legal Nurse Consultants (NACLNC[R]) 14th Annual Conference, March 12-13, 2009 in San Antonio, Texas, I'm excited to announce three contests open to all Certified Legal Nurse ConsultantsCM: