Expert 521807 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I am a Critical Care Nurse and have been providing legal nurse consulting for over 10 years. My focus is in case merit assessment, medical records organization & analysis, interpretation of medical notes, medical liaison, deposition preparation, record search & assistance with discovery, case support and medical literature review. I have additional knowledge in medical/navigational assistance and case management, and home care and eldercare services/hospice care. I have prior experience as a critical care nurse expert witness.

Expert 524232 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have been working in the field of physical therapy for 35 years. I hold degrees in both physical therapy and exercise physiology. Throughout my career, I have treated patients in a wide variety of settings. I have worked in an acute rehabilitation facility, a sports medicine practice, a specialized hand clinic, several hospitals and multiple home care agencies. Home health care and hospital care have encompassed the majority of my professional practice. In the hospital setting I have experience treating patients at all levels of acuity; intensive care, rehabilitation and outpatient. I have numerous areas of specialized training; industrial rehabilitation, brain injury, cardiac rehabilitation, high risk pregnancy, prenatal exercise, chronic pain, spinal cord injury, wound care and aquatic therapy. I have provided instruction and training to students during their clinical rotations. In the hospital setting, I have provided supervision to physical therapy assistants and physical therapy aides adhering to the guidelines of the American Physical Therapy Association. While treating patients with complex diagnosis, I have worked with a multitude of disciplines and participated in case conferences with doctors, nurses, occupational therapists, respiratory therapists, speech therapists, psychologists and family members. I have actively been been involved in these multidisciplinary conferences in all settings as in integral part of quality patient care and planning. I have been working in the home care setting continuously for the past 10 years providing patient care throughout the San Fernando Valley. Treatment of patients in a home setting requires me to be knowledgeable about medication use and teaching, dietary education and guidance, home safety and modifications, counseling patients and family regarding caregiver needs, providing community resources, facilitating equipment ordering and maintenance, and responsible reporting of any and all abuse. My scope of practice includes patient of all ages, socioeconomic status, cultures and medical complexity in a variety of settings. My patients diagnoses and level of complexity range from a routine joint replacement program to an extended recovery and closely monitored heart transplant protocol. I participate in chart review, quality management, utilization review and orientation of new employees. I am offering my services as a physical therapy expert witness.

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Expertise Description

My career has spanned over 30 years in the field of Medicine and Surgery as both a General and Colon/Rectal Surgeon. My expertise is in Endoscopy, Colon Cancer, Colonoscopy, Diverticulitis, Hemorrhoids, Infections, General Surgery, Colon / Rectal Surgery, Constipation, Fecal Incontinence, Robotic Surgery, Crohn's Disease, and Ulcerative Colitis. I have also spent more than 30 years working as a general surgery expert witness in West Virginia and have provided deposition, consultations, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 520126 - CT

Expertise Description

With more than 20 years experience in Nursing Management, I have specialized in rehabilitation, skilled nursing facility and home healthcare settings, including assisted living, healthcare management; operational knowledge of federal and state standards for acute care, rehabilitation, skilled nursing, assisted living and home care, including risk management and compliance. I have additional expertise in evidence-based best practice guidelines for depression screening. I have also spent over 5 years working as a nursing management expert witness in Connecticut by offering such services as courtroom testimony, consultations, and deposition.

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Expertise Description

I have more than two decades of experience in the field of Emergency Medicine and Hospital Negligence with a particular expertise in Internal Medicine. I have also spent time working to improve the distribution of medical resources, as well as advocating for better healthcare insurance policies. I have also spent time working as an emergency medicine expert witness in Indiana by providing clients with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 520016 - FL

Expertise Description

My career in the field of Orthopedics has spanned more than 5 years with a specific expertise in Sports Medicine. I have additional experience in treatments for acute and overuse musculoskeletal problems, chronic problems such as osteoarthritis, and the treatment and prevention of both medical illness and orthopedic injury. I have also spent time as an orthopedics expert witness in Florida by providing consultations, as well as courtroom testimony and deposition.

Expert 519832 - FL

Expertise Description

I have spent over 15 years working in the fields of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation with expertise in Sports Medicine, Sports Injuries, Exercise Science and Biomechanics. I have also specialized in Pain Medicine and chronic musculoskeletal orthopedics including at the knee and the spine. I have treated hundreds of patients with both acute and chronic musculoskeletal issues, including those who have been in motor vehicle accidents and occupational accidents. I have provided consultations as an orthopedics expert witness in Florida.

Expert 519729 - FL

Expertise Description

For over 20 years, I have worked as an Advanced Practice Nurse in Midwifery with expertise in standard of care in Labor & Delivery; Obstetrics and Gynecology; nursing practice issues related to acute, community, long term care, and skilled nursing facilities. My particular focus also includes knowledge of newborn and infant related medical issues and standard of care. I have spent more than 5 years providing consultations as a Midwife expert witness in Florida.

Expert 519427 - NV

Expertise Description

My career has spanned over 10 years in the field of Physical Therapy with a particular focus in Physiotherapy. I have additional experience in Rehabilitation Medicine. I have over 5 years expert witness experience.

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My work in the field of Radiology has spanned over a decade with expertise in neuro-, musculoskeletal, emergency imaging, mammography, and digital MRI/MRA. I am MQSA compliant, including digital mammography, and I evaluate all MRI, CT, nuclear medicine, ultrasound, and radiographs. I also have an additional two years of orthopedic surgery residency training, and thus have particular interest in trauma, ER, and musculoskeletal imaging. As a radiologist expert witness in California, I have experience in consultations and deposition.

Expert 517714 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 45 years of experience in Pediatrics with specialization in Pediatric Hematology-Oncology. Currently, I am the Director for two departments, Hematology-Oncology and Pediatrics, for a major medical center in Southern California, where I am also the Vice Chairman for Clinical Affairs in the Pediatrics Department. I also teach as a Clinical Professor of Pediatrics for a major school of medicine. I have over 30 years of expert witness experience with consultations and deposition.

Expert 514318 - FL

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years of experience as a licensed Medical Doctor. My Internal Medicine board certifications include Geriatrics, and Endocrinology and Metabolism. I am also a Certified Medical Director (CMD). I have conducted research and lectured on topics such as: malnutrition and ethical issues for the elderly, multi-system diseases, dementia, the impact of falls for the elderly, and nutrition. My experience also includes diabetes management and the prevention of the disease. I have also participated in health screenings at sponsored events for the elderly. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations and deposition.

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I have more than 30 years of experience in Hospital and Health System Senior Management, including the last 15 years as CEO and Regional CEO of various hospitals in Southern California. I have extensive experience and expertise in the areas of hospital operations and finance, business contractual matters, physician and medical group operations, managed care and medical insurance issues, health care regulatory matters, and employment and union issues.

Expert 508547 - TX

Expertise Description

I have more than 15 years experience in the field of Medicine with expertise as a Nurse Practitioner. I specialize in pediatric acute, emergent, and critical care. I have developed and operationalized new model of care and service line from inception including: facilities, staffing, marketing, operations, purchasing, orientation and evaluation. As well as provided guidance and recommendations for changes in advanced practice nursing congruent with current and anticipated professional, state and billing mandates. I have over 5 years expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 508571 - MD

Expertise Description

I have more than 15 years experience in the field of Nursing with expertise as a Nurse Practitioner. My most recent work focuses on improving pain management and pain-related outcomes for children experiencing both acute and chronic pain, and I have also studied interventions to improve outpatient asthma outcomes for children presenting to the emergency department with acute asthma exacerbations. I have prior expert witness experience with consultation and deposition.

Expert 507339 - FL

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience as a Surgical Physician Assistant with expertise in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and General Surgery. My clinical experience includes: Orthopedics, Family Practice, general surgery, multi-organ transplantation, trauma and burn injuries, ENT, pulmonary/critical care, and acute and chronic wound care management. I also have over 25 years experience with Coding, Billing, Compliance and Reimbursement issues. My areas of coding and reimbursement expertise includes: physician CPT-4 and ICD-9 coding, compliance chart analysis and auditing, and Medicare HCC audits. I have over 15 years expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 43013 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience with healthcare administration and management specializing in the operation of acute hospitals and their various subdivisions, JCAHO credentialing, and facility strategic planning. I have more than 10 years of expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 39946 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I 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.

Expert 500809 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in the field of Healthcare Management with expertise in clinical research and ancillary care patient delivery management. I have experience with wide array of consulting services to acute care, sub-acute and alternative delivery healthcare providers. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations and deposition.

Expert 373041 - AZ

Expertise Description

I have over 15 years experience as a Physician with expertise in business development, health care finance, utilization and business development, and wound forensics. My clinical expertise as a emergency physician includes wound care, family practice, emergency medicine, and hyperbaric medicine. I have additional expertise in acute, chronic, inpatient and outpatient wound services. I am also knowledgeable in pressure ulcer management, venous/diabetic foot ulcers, surgical, traumatic, radiation and non-healing chronic wounds. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience.

Expert 448936 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the field of Nutrition and Diet with knowledge in nutritional assessments and developmentally disabled individual care plans, evaluation of food service departments and maintaining industry standards, kitchen inspections, and development of protocols for assessing Quality Assurance. I have additional expertise in classes on food safety, food preparation, general nutrition education, nutritional counseling, weight loss, diabetes, and therapeutic diets. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, depositions, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 437848 - NV

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the field of Internal Medicine. My expertise includes acute care medicine, post-acute continuum, drug enforcement, hospitalist, medical staffing, acute criteria development for hospitals. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 317324 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in healthcare financial management. My expertise includes receivables experience in acute hospitals, HMO/PPO, law firm, medical groups; medical charges, claims; payments; collections; benefits; contractuals; medical claim valuation; Medicare; Third Party Payments; Charge/Medical Audits; analysis of charge accuracy; discounts in payer/provider agreements, etc. I have over 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 353653 - NJ NY PA

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in nursing with expertise and certifications in emergency nursing, nursing education, trauma, and critical care. I have additional clinical experience in ambulatory care, medical-surgical nursing, and healthcare management / administration. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience.

Expert 345655 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in the healthcare industry. I have experience as a hospital administrator, medical group administrator, and health plan CEO. I am an expert in the negotiation and administration of contracts between physicians, hospitals, and health plans; HMO contracting and operations; the healthcare industry; Medicare Advantage programs; physician practice acquisition; medical group partnerships; and payer / provider ventures (ACOs). I am also experienced in operations, finance, and marketing for hospitals, physician groups, and health plans. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience.

Expert 340483 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the field of hospital management and the healthcare industry. My expertise includes: hospital operations; labor management; managed care; case management; hospital finance and budgeting; business office operations; and strategic planning.