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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My master's degree is in Gerontology, Clinical Nurse Specialist My present position: Legal Nurse Consultant for a law firm.
In the second volume in a two-volume set, Iyer, a legal nurse and patient safety consultant, and Levin, an orthopedic nurse and legal nurse consultant, provide a comprehensive resource for attorneys, paralegals, legal nurse consultants, risk managers, and others on the medical legal aspects of medical records in various clinical specialties.
To provide an overview of the legal nurse consultant and the responsibilities of this role.
March 10 American Association of Legal Nurse 410-244-7824
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She also serves as a legal nurse consultant and works with attorneys in cases of litigation serving as an expert witness.
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Rose, Syracuse University, and the University of New York with a Doctorate in Counseling, is a Registered Nurse, trained in Meditation, certified as a Legal Nurse Consultant and Licensed in Counseling), Twice Forgotten: A Field Manual For Survival identifies and explains of the realities of hospitalization, including the strengths and weaknesses of the modern hospital system.
These include sexual assault nurse examiners, forensic correctional nurses, forensic geriatric nurses, forensic legal nurse consultants, forensic nurse investigators, forensic pediatric nurses, and forensic psychiatric nurses.
Louis, MO) has begun the publication of LNC (Legal Nurse Consultant Resource, the "only national monthly newspaper for legal nurse consulting professionals," the company said.