Legal Nurse Consulting,: Principles and Practices, Third Edition (2 Volume Set) / Edition 3

Legal Nurse Consulting,: Principles and Practices, Third Edition (2 Volume Set) / Edition 3

Pub. Date:
Taylor & Francis

Hardcover - Rent for

Select a Purchase Option (New Edition)
  • purchase options
    $168.15 $197.95 Save 15% Current price is $168.15, Original price is $197.95. You Save 15%.
  • purchase options


Legal Nurse Consulting,: Principles and Practices, Third Edition (2 Volume Set) / Edition 3

Over the past generation, the practice of legal nurse consulting has grown to include areas such as life care planning, risk management, and administrative law, as well as taking on a more diversified role in both criminal and civil law and courtroom proceedings. Used in LNC programs across the country, this two-volume set introduces RNs to the foundations and practice areas of legal nurse consulting, helping them to further define and grow their roles. The volumes are also available individually as Legal Nurse Consulting Principles and Legal Nurse Consulting Practices.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781420089479
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 02/25/2010
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 750
Sales rank: 336,912
Product dimensions: 7.30(w) x 10.30(h) x 2.80(d)

Table of Contents

Legal Nurse Consulting Principles
The Law, Standards of Care, and Liability Issues; T. Dandry Aiken, RN, JD and D. Trace Warlick, RN, JD
History, Entry into Practice, and Certification; K. J. Huff , BSN, RN, LNCC; P. A. Costantini, RN, MEd, LPC, CRC, CCM, CLCP, LNCC, D-ABVE; and J. Mihalich, BSN, RN, LNCC
Professionalism, Standards of Practice, and Standards of Professional Performance; J. Magnusson, BSN, RN, LHRM, LNCC
Elements of Triage: Effective Case Screening of Medical Malpractice Claims; P. ZaiKaner Miller, RN
Access to Medical Records; J. Grant-Stafford, MSN, RN
Discovery and Disclosure; K. L. DiCecco, MSN, RN, LNCC
Informed Consent; S. Mellott, PhD, RN, CPHQ, FNAHQ
Medical Treatment Decisions: The Patient’s Choice; C. M. Renella, BSN, RN, CME and S. Green DeWitt, MSN, RN
Communication with Clients in the Medical Malpractice Arena; M. R. Conklin, MSN, RN-BC, LNCC and K. S. Fox, BSN, RN, LNCC, CPHRM
Legal Writing; E. C. Vanderzanden, BSN, JD
Researching Medical Information and Literature; M. A. Cregan, RN, LNCC and C. M. Duling, Esq., LL.M.
Medical Record Analysis; D. D. D’Andrea, BSN, BA, RN and J. Dworniczek, BSN, RN-BC
Report Preparation: Principles and Process; P. Raya, RN-C, MBA; J. Evans Songer, RN, CCRN, CLNC; and C. Hall Valdivia, RN, BSN, LNC, CLNCP
Trial Preparation and the Trial Process; D. L. Reboy, MS, RN, LNCC, FACFEI DABFN, CFN, CNLCP
Locating and Working with Expert Witnesses; M. L. Hazelwood, RN, LNCC
Alternative Dispute Resolution: Settlement, Arbitration, and Mediation; M. C. Good, MSN, RN, LNCC
Nursing Home and Subacute Rehabilitation Litigation; L. A. Conklin, MSN, MSA, RN, ONC, CWS, LNCC, FCCWS, Dip. AAWM
Personal Injury and Accident Reconstruction; P. G. Carroll, RN, BSN, LNC, CAISS; C. Gatti, RN, BSN, LNCC; J. Lark, RN, BSN, CCRN; and L. Luedtke, RN, MSN
Defense Medical Evaluations; L. E. Buchanan, RN, MSN, CRRN and T. H. Anderson, RN, BSN, BC
Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Product Liability Litigation; P. Windler, MS, RN, LNCC and S. Barnes, MSN, MSHCA, RN
Evaluating Toxic Tort Cases; M. Cannon, BSN, RN, CRNI and E. Ridgely, BS, RN, LNCC
ERISA and HMO Litigation; S. van Ginneken, RN
Evaluating Forensics Cases; D. Faugno, MSN, RN, CPN, SANE-A, SANE-P, FAAFS; S. Higelin, MSN, RN, CNS, CWCN, CLNC; and A. Symonds, BSN, RN, CFC, CFN, SANE-A, SANE-P, MS
Glossary; N. M. Sisko, PhD, RN
Acronyms; J. M. Collins, RN, BSBA, CLNC, LNCC

Legal Nurse Consulting Practices
The Legal Nurse Consultant as Expert Witness; M. Cosby, MPA, MSN, RN, CEN, NE-BC, LNCC, CLCP, CCM, MSCC and T. West, RN, BSN, MBA/HCM, CHN, PHN, LNC
The Expert Fact Witness: Noneconomic Damages Testimony; S. M. Saroff, RN, BSN, MBA, MSCC
The Independent LNC; C. Weitzel, MSN, ARNP
Legal Nurse Consultant Practice within a Law Firm; E. K. Zorn, BSN, RN, LNCC and M. Lanz, RN
Role of the LNC in Criminal Cases; L. Fernandes, RN, MSN
The LNC’s Role in Healthcare Risk Management; D. M. Curley, RN, BS, BSN, DABFN, LNCC and S. Whidden, MSN, RN, LNC
The Legal Nurse Consultant as Case Manager; V. V. Parisi, RN, CRRN, CLCP and K. R. Kuntz, MSN, RN, CRRN, CLCP, CM
The Role of the Legal Nurse Consultant in the Insurance Industry; D. S. White, RN, BSN, LNCC
Healthcare Claims Analysis; H. M. Kennedy, MSN, MBA, RN, BC, LNCC
Administrative Health Law: Governing Health; A. Heydlauff, RN, LNCC, MHSA
Medicare Set-Asides; F. J. Provenzano, RN, BSN, CDMS, CLCP, MSCC
Fraud: Government-Sponsored Health Plans and General Case Evaluations; R. S. Busch, RN, MBA, CCM, CBM, CHS—III, CFE, FIALCP, FHFMA
The Life Care Planning Expert; Nancy LaGasse, RN, MS, CDMS, CCM, CLCP, LHRM, ARM, MSCC and Helen "Heather" McDaniel, RN, LNCC, CNOR
Pediatric Case Evaluation; P. Deaun Jackson, RN, MSN, CRNP, LNC and C. Revzin Merritt, MSN, RN, LNCC
Neonatal Nursing; J. Romanow Guidash, RNC-NIC, BSN
Advanced Practice Nursing; W. Bonnar, RN, WHCNP-BC, MSN
Critical Care Case Evaluations; Rachel Cartwright-Vanzant, RN, MS, CNS, LHRM, FNC, LNCC; M. Myers-Glower, RN, MSN; and E. Plummer, DL, MJ, RN, BSN, CCRN
Ambulatory Care Settings; C. Lacker, RN, MS, LNCC and K. L. Rollo, RN, MSN, SANE-A
The Role of the Legal Nurse Consultant in Preparation of Technical Demonstrative Evidence; D. Miller, BSN, LNCC and N. Angelo Finzar, RN, MN
Employment Law and Occupational Health and Safety, The Role of the LNC; K. P. Buckheit, MPH, BSN, RN, COHN-S/CM/SM, FAAOHN; M. Parker Jones, RN, MSN, COHN-S, CCM; and J. S. Ostendorf, MPH, RN, COHN-S, CCM, FAAOHN
Worker’s Compensation Case Evaluation; J. Hand, BSN, RN, CCM
Surgical and Anesthesia Case Evaluation; D. Jolly, BSN, RN, LNCC and C. Pytlik, BSN, RN, CRNA
Issues in Residential and Community-Based Care; L. E. Fox, MSN, RN, CDDN, CLCP and D. D. Nash, RN, LNCC
Glossary; K. A. Morales, RN, C, BSN
Acronyms; L. Barber

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews