- Company: Medi-Legal Consultants, Inc.
- Phone: (619) 749-5476
- Fax: (619) 749-5185
- Website: www.medi-legal.org
Specialties & Experience
General Specialties: Nurse and Legal Nurse Consulting
Specialty Focus: Emergency Room, Critical Care, Med-Surg, Pressure Ulcers, Fall prevention, over medication, injection/IV injuries, sexual assault by staff, understaffing, fraudulent documentation
Education: Associate of Science in Nursing, College of the Sequoias
Years in Practice: 30
Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs: 8
I have been licensed as a Registered Nurse for 30 years. I have been licensed as a Respiratory Therapist for 37 yrs. I have consulted on more than 1000 medical related cases since 1999. Those cases include medical malpractice, negligence, sexual assaults by healthcare providers, products liability, Workers Comp, family law, Board of Registered Nursing and disability. Of those cases, I have consulted on cases related to pressure ulcers, falls, over medication of sedatives, delay in treatment and delay in notification of a physician, just to name a few. I have been deposed more than 145 times and I have testified at trial 25 times. I have testified at arbitration and before the Board of Registered Nursing multiple times. I have worked as a nursing expert in 28 different states.