Expert 169373 - AL AK AZ AR BC CA(N) CA(S) CO CT DE DC FL GA HI IA ID IL IN KS KY LA ME MD MA MI MN MS MO MT NE NV NH NJ NM NY NC ND OH OK OR PA QC RI SC SD TN TX UT VT VA WA WV WY WI

Expertise Description

For more than 35 years, I have worked in the long-term care field which includes non-medical facilities such as Residential Care, Assisted Living, Home Care and Day Care Programs. I have been an advocate for improving community care for residents/clients/consumers, as well as care homes/facilities since 1985. Since 1990, I have been teaching, writing/publishing standards for the non-medical care and medical care industry.
I have consulted as an expert on cases in over a dozen states. I am familiar with both state and federal laws and standards. Over the years, I have authored more than 26 books on care facility standards. For several years, through American College of Community Care Educations, I was in charge of publishing the laws and state policies for homes for the elderly and developmentally disabled and day care programs. I have spent over 25 years offering deposition, consultations, and expert testimony as a long-term care expert witness.

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 520930 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

My career has spanned over 30 years in Geriatric Medicine with a focus on Alzheimer's disease, diagnosis and management of dementia; psychiatric and physical health effects of care-giving; and arthritis-specific disability. I have also worked for more than two decades as a geriatric medicine expert witness in the Sacramento, Davis, Northern California area by providing numerous clients with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

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.

Expert 502710 - NJ NY

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years of experience in consulting and advocacy for vulnerable populations such as the disabled and elderly, and more recently with victims of bullying at schools and colleges. I have worked as a health care administrator and seminar provider. My skills include research and analysis, writing, seminars and in-services, and consulting services. I have worked on major legislation and in addition, I have developed a program to prevent medication misuse for professionals, patients, and caregivers as Coordinator of a subcommittee on preventing drug misuse in the elderly. I have over 5 years of expert witness experience.

Expert 42871 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the field of Internal Medicine, Geriatrics, and Nephrology. My experience includes hypertension, dialysis, kidney transplant, kidney surgery, kidney stones, electrolyte disorders; geriatric care; elderly care; elder abuse; and nursing home care. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 41697 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the field of Forensic Psychology. I specialize in psychological injury, work-related injuries and difficulties, psychological treatment and malpractice, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), neglect, inpatient mental health, and psychiatric nursing. I have additional experience with elder abuse, wrongful death, workers’ compensation, disability and Americans with Disability Act (ADA) evaluations, trauma response, and fitness for duty. I am highly familiar with the dynamics of parenticide and filicide, the psychodynamics of unusual behavior, and computer identity / addiction issues. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 30073 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in gerontology / nursing home, general nursing practice, and rehabilitation. My experience includes providing survey and certification, PPS reimbursement, quality monitoring, and corporate compliance consulting and training services to facilities, corporations, government agencies, and attorneys nationwide. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience.

Expert 20388 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in emergency medicine, pre-hospital care, emergency medical care, experimental and investigational therapy, triage, EMS, medical trauma, first aid, head injuries, hospital liability, nurse liability, paramedic, paramedic liability, HMO and managed care liability, health care regulations, medical malpractice, elderly care, elder abuse, medical standards of care, medical necessity determinations, benefit determinations, quality assurance, nursing home quality assurance, utilization review, peer review, risk management, case management, JCAHO credentialing, informed consent, ethics, arbitrations, EMTALA, and medical insurance reimbursement / bad faith. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 18334 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience as a professional nurse. My areas of expertise include review and summary of medical records, assessment of damages and liability, medical bill review, and audits related to organizational compliance. I have experience in elderly care, elder abuse, personal injury, professional negligence, and product liability issues. I have more than 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 12159 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in the field of Psychiatry and Neurology. I have extensive experience in the following areas: child, adolescent, pediatric, forensic psychiatry, adult psychology, evaluations for civil and employment litigation issues, sexual harassment, age and race discrimination, post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), post-traumatic stress in the police / California highway patrol (CHP) / firefighter / sheriff departments, issues of somatization and malingering, neuropsychiatric disorders, conservatorship, testamentary capacity, ability to make rules, enter into contracts, issues of undue influence; child custody issues, sexual abuse, parental alienation, domestic violence, parental mental illness, substance abuse, move away cases, evaluation of sexual offenders, criminal competency evaluations, workers’ compensation, mild brain injury, epilepsy, learning disabilities, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADD), dementia, sleep disorders, narcolepsy and sleep apnea. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 319338 - AZ FL KS NV NJ NY PA SD TX UT VA WA

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years of experience in the field of Clinical Social Work. I am experienced on standards for out-of-home care for foster children, youth and dependent adults. My expertise includes child welfare, foster care, and mental health standards of care; juvenile probation; group homes; and residential psychiatric care for youth and dependent adults. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 368484 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 10 years of experience as a Certified Legal Nurse Consultant (CLNC). My experience includes management and clinical nursing in the long-term skilled care and hospice industry. I have consulted in the medical/surgical field, alternative living facilities, and private home settings. My expertise includes standard of care and regulations in skilled nursing facilities, Elderly Care, Elder/Abuse and Neglect, spinal cord injury, falls/restraint use, fall risk, psychotropic drug therapy, nutritionally at-risk patients, and knowledge of minimum data sets (MDS). I have extensive clinical familiarity with intravenous medications, routine medications, wound treatments, other patient emergencies, and various medical policies and procedures. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 344320 - CA(S) TX

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience as a Gerontological Nurse. My expertise includes care for frail elderly and those with dementia. I have worked as an executive in a multi-state assisted living company specializing in dementia care for over 10 years. My experience includes elderly care, care for the elderly in their private homes as well as in long-term care settings. I also have experience in elder abuse issues and decision-making for end of life care / choices. I have over 10 years expert witness experience.

Expert 30104 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

M.N., R.N., RCFE, SNF, ARF, B+C, AL, TCV- I have over 20 years experience as a practicing nurse. My expertise includes long term care, group homes, nurse practitioner standards, standards for Director of Nursing. I also specialize in adult and elder abuse. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 343238 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience as an Emergency Medical Technician-Paramedic (EMT-Paramedic). My expertise includes: EMS, pre-hospital care, emergency medical care, triage, medical and trauma emergencies, first aid, head injuries, child abuse, elder abuse, informed consent, and CPR/DNR. I have over 5 years expert witness experience.