Expertise DescriptionI have over 40 years experience as a registered nurse specializing in the critical care nursing standards of medical care issues. My expertise includes patient safety and malpractice involving acute nursing care and standards of practice for nursing in hospitals. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.
Areas of Expertise
My expert witness experience includes: Medical malpractice involving acute care hospital nursing, excluding obstetrics and pediatrics; Standards of practice for nursing care in hospitals; Screening medical records review for breach of duty.
My consulting services include: Adherence of laws, rules, regulations, accrediting bodies standards, nursing standards and hospital policies/procedures; Evaluations of nursing policies and procedures; Patent safety issues; Chain of command and appropriate communication of patent issues.
|M.A.||Management||University of Redlands|
|B.S.||Healthcare||University of Redlands|
|A.A.||Nursing||Los Angeles Valley College|
Awards & Affiliation
|Vershing Scholarship – Outstanding Graduating Student – LA Valley College|
|American Heart Association|
|Founding member of San Gabriel Branch|
|BLS and ACLS current|
American Association of Critical Care Nurses (AACN)
Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases