Allison Thorn, MHA, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC Expert Witness

Contact this Expert Witness

  • Company: Thorn Legal Nurse Consulting, LLC
  • Phone: 314-439-1148
  • Cell: 314-439-1148
  • Website: a-legal-nurse.com/

Specialties & Experience of this Expert Witness

General Specialties:

Nurse Practitioner and Family Medicine

Keywords/Search Terms:

retail health, acute care, telemedicine, telehealth, administration, virtual, nurse practitioner, nurse, leadership, legal nurse consultant, advanced practice provider, Family Nurse Practitioner

Education:

MHA, Webster University; MSN, University of Missouri-St. Louis; BSN, Oklahoma Baptist University

Years in Practice:

20

Additional Information

Allison Thorn is a board certified Family Nurse Practitioner through the American Nurses Credentialing Center with over 20 years of diverse nursing and nurse practitioner experience. She is currently practicing in acute care (in-person and telemedicine) and administration in a large multi-regional health system. Her nursing and NP background includes labor and delivery, orthopedics and sports medicine, family medicine, acute care, chronic care management, rural health, retail health, leadership, administration, and telemedicine. She was most recently part of a team that built a new telemedicine service for the hospital system and is now the Director of the department. She has active licenses in Colorado, Florida, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, and Wisconsin. She has earned a Masters of Science in Nursing as well as a Masters in Health Administration degrees and has successfully completed all of the American Associate of Legal Nurse Consultants courses. She began Thorn Legal Nurse Consulting, LLC in 2021. She earned a Women in Leadership Certificate from Cornell University. She has three published articles in peer review journals: "Not Just Another Case of Nausea And Vomiting: A Review of Postinfectious Gastroparesis." Journal of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners 22.3 (2010): 125-33. Print., ”Lactose Intolerance.” The Clinician Review, 20 (11), 17-21. Print. and , "COVID-19: A Catalyst to Telemedicine." Journal of the Legal Nurse Consultant (2022). Print. She also has the honor of being awarded 2021 NP of the year by her employer.