Sylvia L. Rolison, BSN, MPH, CCM, CLNC Expert Witness
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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties: Nurse and Nursing Homes

Specialty Focus: Nursing, Care, Long Term Care, Nursing Practice, Nursing Standards of Care, Assisted Living, Quality Nursing Home Care, Worker's Compensation, Occupational Health, Mediation, Certified Case Manager, Certified Legal Nurse Consultant, Elder Care

Education: Assoc. Degree, Arts/Business Major, Mississippi Gulf Coast Jr. College; Bachelor of Science, Nursing Major, University of Southern Mississippi; Master of Public Health, University of Southern Mississippi

Years in Practice: 26


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I have had the opportunity to provide legal nurse consulting services to attorneys, carriers and nursing homes for both plaintiff and defense issues since 2002. This has included the review of over 400 nursing home files for merit and participation as a nurse expert in 132 mediations. I have also given educational in services on Quality Improvement and Documentation issues to Long Term Care and Assisted Living Facilities throughout Mississippi. As a Certified Case Manager, I have provided medical case management services to Worker's Compensation Carriers, Employers and Employees. Responsibilities include meeting with the physician to obtain current medical treatment information, relaying/coordinating patient care including medication, radiological studies, physical therapy and equipment with the employee, other physicians, carrier, and the employer as well as coordinating Independent Medical Evaluations. I am licensed to practice as a Registered Nurse in Mississippi, Alabama and Florida.