August 26, 2015

What Will I Learn Studying To Be A LNC?

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The Center for Legal Studies Legal Nurse Consultant Training Course begins with an examination of the American Legal System. Topics will include a discussion of the ethical rules and standards of care and liability issues that are found in healthcare settings, and we’ll cover things like medical malpractice, worker’s compensation, and toxic torts. For more …

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August 12, 2015

What Does a Legal Nursing Consultant Do?

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The scope of nurse consulting encompasses most of the activities of the full-scale law firm. The legal nurse consultant is usually a licensed registered nurse or physician’s assistant who performs a critical analysis of healthcare facts and issues, and their outcomes for the legal professional. For more information about online or live paralegal training, paralegal …

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August 5, 2015

Measuring the Industry and Market for LNCs | Legal Studies

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The market for legal nursing consultants is looking strong and exuberant. Apart from an increasing number of online courses and certifications making the transition of a nurse to a legal nurse more accessible and making the education to interested legal nurses easier now, there are also more medical malpractice lawsuits being filed. All of this …

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August 1, 2015

How Is a Legal Nurse Consultant Used in a Trial?

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The legal nurse consultant is a vital part of the discovery portion of the case and can be heavily involved in developing trial strategy, preparing the trial notebook, and reviewing testimony and exhibits that they’re going to present in court. In a plaintiff’s law firm the legal nurse consultant’s role is to develop the medical …

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