Tag Archives: nursing expert witness

Why Doctors Should Not Testify to Nursing Standards of Care

Increasingly, states are not permitting physicians to testify about nursing standards of care. The Illinois case called Sullivan V. Edward Hospital, 806 NE 645 (Ill. 2004) involved a man who climbed over side rails and was found on the floor … Continue reading

Posted in Expert witness, Legal nurse consulting | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Medical errors: it only takes a moment

Medical errors and accidents can happen in a moment, and forever change a life. One night last year, my husband and I were driving separately down a dark road to our house. I was ahead of him. I heard a … Continue reading

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...
Posted in Expert witness, Medical errors, Medical malpractice, Nursing malpractice | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment