My most memorable case involves a failure to timely diagnose and treat ectopic pregnancy. I obtained this legal nurse consultant job through an attorney I met at a legal conference.
When I started my legal nurse consultant business in 1982 my financial goal was to match my nursing salary. I wasn’t chasing success, I was chasing fulfillment in my nursing career.
With more and more writing and research tools moving online, I’ve found that the built-in spell-checking dictionary in the Firefox® web browser is usually a powerful tool, except when it’s not (it can’t spell Ziemba, LOL).
Six Certified Legal Nurse Consultants, Suzanne Arragg, RN, BSN, CDONA/LTC, CLNC; Dale Barnes, RN, MSN, PHN, CLNC; Dorene Goldstein, RN, BSN, CLNC; Camille Joyner, RN, CCM, CLNC; Jane Hurst, RN, CLNC and Susan Schaab, RN, BSN, CLNC divulge the 17 most common report writing mistakes.
I respect RNs and Certified Legal Nurse Consultants who don’t like to make mistakes. After all, saving lives, doing a superlative legal nurse consultant job or providing stellar service to an attorney-client begins with the intention to not err.
My attorney-clients have experienced great success with the medical-related cases I worked on as a legal nurse consultant. But I don’t take credit for their success, just for the contributions I’ve made.
In this video, Robert Malaer, RN, MSN, CLCP, CALM, CLNC shares how he built a $500,000 legal nurse consulting business in just 13 months.
I'm always mystified by RNs who are afraid to start even a part-time legal nurse consulting business. I’m not talking about quitting your RN job at the hospital and taking a great leap of faith into the unknown.
I’ve long used the asterisk wildcard in Microsoft Windows to search for lost documents, photos and more. I simply open up Windows Explorer (not Internet Explorer) on my computer and type in as much of the name of the document I remember in the search box.
Certified Legal Nurse Consultants just starting out often go straight for the legal nurse consultant jobs and attorneys they’re most interested in, such as the top medical malpractice attorneys in their areas.