NURSING HOME EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-212223
This well-qualified expert has been in the field of geriatric medicine for over 25 years. After earning his BA from Pitzer College, he went on to earn an MPH from the Harvard School of Public Health. He earned his MD from The University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry and went on to complete an Internal Medicine residency at Harbor UCLA Medical Center. He then completed a fellowship in geriatric medicine at Harvard Medical School and a postdoctoral ...
Expert Witness: E-337660
This qualified nursing home administration expert earned her BA in international hospitality management from the University of Tourism and Transport Studies and her MA in marriage and family therapy from Alliant International University. She is licensed in marriage and family therapy, residential care for the elderly and as a nursing home administrator. This expert has formerly served as a multi-site nursing home administrator for Elmcroft Senior Living and as a nursing ...
Expert Witness: E-120945
This expert served for many years as the Chief Research and Development Officer, President and Founder of a long-term care research and risk management company. He has conducted extensive research and analysis on a variety of public policy issues affecting the financing and delivery of long-term care services. He has published widely in scientific journals and his work has been quoted extensively. He has been interviewed by The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and ...
Expert Witness: E-077962
This expert has been the managing partner of a homecare firm for more than twenty years. Arizona Business Magazine has ranked this expert's firm among the top home health care agencies in the state for several years running, and he has been a recipient of the Better Business Bureau’s Business Ethics Award Winner. Additionally, he was selected to the advisory board for the Arizona Attorney General’s Taskforce Against Senior Abuse, advising the Arizona Attorney General ...
Expert Witness: E-001226
This extremely qualified expert with licensed nursing home administrator with years of experience in the field. She received both her B.Ed. and M.Ed. degrees from the University of Toledo and completed her post-graduate training in healthcare and business administration at the University of North Carolina, the University of Toledo and Ashland University. She had fellow status at the American College of Healthcare Administrators and a member of several other professional ...
Expert Witness: E-000387
This expert has been an administrator in every kind of long term senior living community, from independent living through nursing homes. He has actively participated in long term care peer organizations and served on numerous boards and committees in the nursing home/assisted living community field. Formerly, this expert was an administrator at Hampton Court Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, a 120 bed nursing home and rehabilitation center, and Lake View Care ...
Expert Witness: E-009530
This expert is an extremely well-qualified internist with additional experience and interest in geriatrics, palliative medicine, and hospice care. She has published more 28 peer-reviewed primary publications, review articles, invited articles, abstracts and book chapters. This expert has also traveled, giving numerous presentations on geriatrics, palliative medicine and hospice care. She currently holds a physician position at one of the finest VA institutions in the ...
Expert Witness: E-004609
30 years of employment in a community hospital advancing to the executive level as the organizations Chief Nursing Officer. Lead the organization to successful state and JCAHO surveys, knowledge of patient care and medical staff standards. Authored organizational policies and procedures in accordance with best practices. Oversight of 500 FTEs to include nursing and allied support staff for clinical care departments. Provided oversight administration for a long term ...

NURSING HOME EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Fall Risk Patient Is Left Unattended In Hospital NURSING HOME Expert Case

Fall Risk Patient Is Left Unattended In Hospital

…  dementia who fell in a hospital. The man was living in a nursing home and had been designated as a fall-risk patient by the facility. The man …

Assisted Living Facility Patient Suffers Fatal Fall NURSING HOME Expert Case

Assisted Living Facility Patient Suffers Fatal Fall

…  The patient was confined to a wheelchair and required a home assistant at all times. One evening, after the patient had been put into …  to adjust himself in bed and fell out of the bed. The home assistant who was supposed to be attending to the patient had left the …

Unsupervised Geriatric Patient Expires After Choking During Lunch NURSING HOME Expert Case

…  patient with Alzheimer’s who was living in a long-term nursing facility. The patient was considered to be at high risk for aspiration …  few minutes. While alone, the patient choked on her food. Nursing staff attempted revival but the woman eventually …

Elderly Man Suffers Fatal Injuries Due to Improperly Secured Wheelchair NURSING HOME Expert Case

This case involves an elderly man who died as a result of injuries sustained from a paratransit accident. He was not seat-belted into his wheelchair, nor was the chair secured to the paratransit van floor. During an erratic turn by the driver, the man was  …

Financial Damages Expert Opines on Residential Care Class Action NURSING HOME Expert Case

This case involves a class-action lawsuit that was launched against the defendant firm, which operated a network of residential care facilities for elderly and disabled clients in the northwestern United States. The company was accused of failing to adequa …

Total Hip Arthroplasty Turns Fatal in Nursing Home NURSING HOME Expert Case

Total Hip Arthroplasty Turns Fatal in Nursing Home

…  skilled nursing facility administrator was needed to testify in a lawsuit that claimed a nursing home’s insufficient care had caused one of their patients to pass …