Nursing Home Litigation: Pretrial Practices and Trial / Edition 2 available in Hardcover
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- Lawyers & Judges Publishing Company, Inc.
Twenty-two American attorneys, nurses, academics, and forensic consultants contribute 19 chapters to this text offering litigators practical tips for use in nursing home litigation, from both the plaintiff's and defense perspectives. The second edition includes new material on the defense perspective on handling older witnesses; preparing nursing home staff for deposition; preparation and use of demonstrative evidence; fighting fraud in long-term care; voir dire, opening and closing arguments; punitive damages; the role of nutrition; and the Medicare "super lein." The accompanying CD-ROM contains sample depositions of an administrator, nursing director, staff nurses, CNAs, and nursing home managers. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR