Nursing Expert 58167 AZ

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in Nursing. My expertise includes critical care and emergency nursing. My expertise includes critical care, coronary care, care of trauma patients, and pediatric emergencies. I have 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Areas of Expertise

Expert Witness

My expert witness experience includes: General medical malpractice cases; Triage decisions; Falls; Intravenous Therapy (IV) infiltrations; Failure to monitor; Standard of care with regard to medical administration, medical appliance management, documentation, custodial care, pressure ulcer prevention, safety; Nursing education; Prevention of hospital acquired infections; Communication issues related to patient care; Mid-level practitioner standard of care: diagnostic study interpretation, follow-up care, patient disposition, patient education.; Issues with collaborative/supervising physician.

Consulting Experience

My consulting experience includes: Medical/nursing malpractice; Wrongful termination relative to standard of care; Falls; Management of intravenous, hemodynamic lines, ventilators, vasopressor administration; Documentation in the age of electronic medical records.

Professional Experiences

My professional experience includes: Professor of nursing at a state university.


PhdNursing PracticeUniversity of Colorado Denver
MSNurising and Family Nurse PractitionerUniversity of Nevada Reno
BSNursingCalifornia State University Los Angeles

Licenses Certifications

California Registered Nurse
Nurse Practitioner
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
Advanced Cardiac Life Support Instructor
Certified Emergency Nurse
Fundamentals of Critical Care
Society of Critical Care

Awards & Affiliation

Primary Affiliation

Society of Critical Care

Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases