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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties: Legal Nurse Consulting and Nurse

Specialty Focus: Electronic Medical Record, Audit Trail, Medical Record Tampering, Documentation


Years in Practice: 25

Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs: 6

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Michele Gonsman is the owner of Gonsman Group, Legal Nursing, and had been a Registered Nurse for over 24 years. She is also a clinical forensic documentation analyst. Michele has analyzed countless medical records and audit trails; and is a nationwide speaker regarding the same. Michele has spoken not only to attorneys, but also nurses and health information students regarding the electronic medical record, audit trails, and documentation standards of care. Michele has written book chapters and educational material on such subjects as documentation and audit trial review. Michele is an advisory board member for Health Information Technology students, and is an invited yearly guest speaker. She can assist with requesting medical records, audit trails, policies and procedures (to include HIPAA) and other types of electronically stored information (ESI). Michele's specialty is medical record and audit trail analysis. She is able to help you make sense of the Electronic Medical Record and the accompanying audit trail. She has reviewed countless medical records and audit trails from a large variety of software systems such as EPIC, Cerner, Amkai, eClinicalWorks, Point Click Care, VistA, Chart Logic, Allscripts, and Amazing Charts. Michele is also able to attend mediation and deposition as a consultant. She is able to attend live on-site electronic medical record reviews. Michele is one of the few experts in this new and emerging field.