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Revenue Management Expert Evaluates Contract Dispute COUNSELING Expert Case

Revenue Management Expert Evaluates Contract Dispute

This case involves an alleged failure to compensate the plaintiffs for a shortfall in a healthcare revenue management contract despite previous explicit agreements. The law requires that hospitals like that of the plaintiff provide indigent care to persons …

School Fails to Prevent Student Suicide Despite Repeated Warnings COUNSELING Expert Case

This academic affairs case involves the suicide of a public high school student in New Jersey who had a known history of self-harm, primarily cutting. At some point, the girl’s mother approached the administration of her high school with concerns about he …

Genetic Counseling Expert Discusses Implications of Inaccurate Test Results COUNSELING Expert Case

This case involves a parent who underwent testing for the genetic markers of a particular form of muscular dystrophy. The mother originally requested the testing after having a son who was afflicted with the disease. After submitting to the test, the woman …

Social Worker Practices Without License COUNSELING Expert Case

Social Worker Practices Without License

…  that she was licensed. The plaintiff attended seveal counseling sessions during the time the defendant was not licensed. The …  license. During this time, she charged the plaintiff for counseling sessions that she was not legally qualified to conduct. she also …

Mental healthcare facility fails to warn staff about violent resident COUNSELING Expert Case

This case takes place in Rhode Island and involves a plaintiff who was a residential counselor at a private level 14 facility operated by a high profile children’s mental health care concern. The facility serviced residents who were placed by county offi …

Boy Dies After Being Dunked in Pool by Camp Counselor COUNSELING Expert Case

Boy Dies After Being Dunked in Pool by Camp Counselor

This case involves a four-year-old boy who was attending a summer camp. The camp had given the boy a swimming test that showed he had limited swimming ability. This indicated that he should be restricted to the shallow end of the pool. Despite the results  …

School Counselor Breaches Duty to Inform Resulting in Student’s Death COUNSELING Expert Case

This case involves a thirteen-year-old girl who became interested in satanism. This caused the student to have an obsession with death. The student told several of her friends that she was going to commit suicide. Several of the student’s friends reporte …