Category Archives: Legal Nurse Consutltant

Legal Nurse Consultants Cruise Their Way to Success

Nurse.com Hundreds of certified legal nurse consultants from across the U.S. sailed aboard the Royal Caribbean’s Freedom of the Seas from March 13 to 20 for the 2011 National Alliance of Certified Legal Nurse Consultants Conference. Legal nurse consulting pioneer … Continue reading

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Florida House Passes Lawsuit Overhaul Package

By James L. Rosica   Associated Press TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — In yet another win for its conservative agenda this session, the Florida House approved a trio of lawsuit-overhaul bills on Monday. The first bill (HB 479) increases the burden of proof … Continue reading

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Five Legal Issues in Nursing

Nursing Education Resources Five Legal Issues in Nursing: What Every Nurse Should Know All nurses should be familiar with nursing law and ethics and understand how nursing legal issues can affect them. Know your basic nursing laws and avoid lawsuits … Continue reading

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Obstetricians Take Big Steps to Avoid Malpractice

By Gale Scott  Crain’s New York Business.com   3/4/11 Delivering babies can be a high-stakes undertaking for hospitals, with the threat of multi-million-dollar malpractice damages when serious mishaps occur. But a team of Manhattan obstetricians says it has beaten the … Continue reading

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Jurex Helps Nurses Enter Legal Field

  A new option is here for nurses to use their nursing skills – by becoming a nurse expert witness. Every year there are thousands of court cases requiring knowledge of a medical expert witness. Jurex Center for Legal Nurse … Continue reading

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Legal Nurse Consultant: An exciting Option for Nursing

Judy L. Vallarelli, RNCS, MS Louise G. Curran, RN, BSN, JD No one can say nurses don’t have options within their field. Perhaps one of the oldest options is the legal aspect of nursing. Nurses have been practicing as informal … Continue reading

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