HOSPICE EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-138867
This qualified expert received her BSN from Union College in Nebraska and her MS in Forensics from the Nebraska Wesleyan University. This expert is a registered nurse, is board certified in Hospice and Palliative Care and has 15 years of experience in nursing settings. She has received multiple certifications, including: Basic Life Support from the American Heart Association, a Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner, and an Advanced Preceptor certification. Previously, she has ...
Expert Witness: E-047630
This board certified expert who is the president of the American Medical Directors Association for his state earned his BA from Boston University. Residency training was completed at the University of Connecticut. He has made over 15 presentations and has over 15 original peer reviewed articles in his over 20 years of clinical practice. The expert frequently lectures on numerous topics in geriatrics such as dementia, medical direction in long term care and hospice, and ...
Expert Witness: E-037780
This registered nurse has experience in hospice care, nursing homes, and home health care for pediatrics and adults, and Medicaid in home managed care. She previously served as a Branch Manager for Primecare Home Health and a Director of Nursing in Home Health for Regional Healthcare.
Expert Witness: E-009563
This board certified emergency medicine physician earned his BS from Bucknell University and his MD from the University of Buffalo. He completed residency training in emergency medicine at Allegheny General Hospital and has served as an emergency medicine physician at a number of hospitals in the northeast. Currently, this expert is an attending EM physician at a healthcare system in upstate New York.
Expert Witness: E-128693
This highly qualified expert has over 30 years experience in her field. She completed both her BSN and MSN at Loyola University, and earned her DNP at the University of San Francisco. She is certified in Neonatal Intensive Care, and has published several books and numerous articles on this subject. She has previously worked as a Neonatal Intensive Care Staff Nurse at numerous hospitals, as well as serving as Adjunct Clinical Faculty at California State University of East ...
Expert Witness: E-011221
This expert is a doctoral candidate (ABD) in an EdD Instructional Leadership for Nurse Educators program and is a masters prepared registered nurse with 24 years of registered nurse practice experience. She obtained a MSN in Nursing Case Management for Rural Populations in 2003. She has a bachelor of science degree in nursing. Her background of experience is primarily medical surgical nursing. She also has experience in hospice and mental health nursing. She is a ...
Expert Witness: E-079484
This highly qualified and fellowship trained expert earned his BA from San Diego State and his MD from University of Chicago. After completing his internal medicine and pediatrics residency, he went on to train under a prestigious fellowship in Pediatric Critical Care at San Diego Children's Hospital. He is active in his field as a member of The Society for Critical Care Medicine and has authored over 30 publications including 5 books. Formerly, he served as Co-Medical ...
Expert Witness: E-078138
With a career in the home care industry spanning 35 years, this registered nurse has had hands on experience in both the administrative and clinical aspects of the field. She progressed to senior executive levels within a multi-million dollar national home care company with locations in 28 States. She has been instrumental in the creation and oversight of many aspects of home care businesses including policy and procedures, caregiver training and training manuals, ...
Expert Witness: E-075644
This highly qualified expert earned his undergraduate degree from Notre Dame and his MD from University of Texas-Houston Medical School. He is board certified in family medicine and has a comprehensive degree of experience with geriatric patients. This expert has experience in a range of primary care settings which centered around care for the elderly with complex medical issues. In addition, he has held impressive directorship roles of long term care and assisted living ...

HOSPICE EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Patient Suffers Serious Neglect by Home Healthcare Povider HOSPICE Expert Case

This bariatric nursing case involves an overweight, elderly patient who was being taken care of in a home health setting. The Defendant company reported that the patient was doing well under their care to distant friends and relatives. At one point, a fr …

Nursing Staff Fails to Care for Patient HOSPICE Expert Case

Nursing Staff Fails to Care for Patient

This case takes place in Washington and involves a male patient who was admitted to a residential care home as an in-patient resident following a heart attack. The medical records show that the patient was a vulnerable adult who required total assistance w …