NURSING EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness Directory: E-081443
This expert in emergency nursing earned his RN from St. Lawrence College in Canada. Since then, he has worked in numerous different nursing capacities with a specialty in ER nursing. He has held several leadership positions in charge nursing and nursing management/administration. Until very recently, he was the director of nursing at two private emergency rooms in Texas. Currently, he serves as a staff ER nurse and is working on his master's degree in nursing at Western ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-338833
This expert nurse has over 10 years of professional experience in healthcare, specifically critical care, and advanced practice nursing. She obtained her BS in nursing from the University of Phoenix and her MS in adult gerontology at Mt. Carmel College of Nursing. She holds professional certifications in neuroscience, critical care, and stroke nursing. This expert is a distinguished member of the American Association of Neuroscience Nurses and the American Association of ...
Expert Witness Directory: 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 Directory: E-350352
This highly qualified expert has almost 20 years of experience in emergency department nursing. After earning her AAS in nursing at North Central Technical College, she served as an EMS coordinator, EMT, and chief of the Schofield Fire Department. She then worked in the orthopedics/neurology department, emergency department, and critical care transport team at Aspirus Wausau Hospital. Currently, she is the SANE coordinator and the lead nurse in the emergency room at a WI ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-354543
This nursing expert has over 10 years of professional experience in his field. His expertise includes chemotherapy, telemetry and medical/surgical nursing. He received his AS in nursing from Golden West College and his BS in nursing from the University of Phoenix. He holds numerous professional certifications including advanced cardiac life support, pediatric advanced life support, and he is a certified EKG technician. This expert is a member of various professional ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-257944
This expert earned her AAS from Jefferson State Community College and her BS from Jacksonville State University in nursing. She is a licensed registered nurse with additional certifications as a rehabilitation registered nurse and wound, ostomy, and continenece nurse. She is active in her field as a member of the Association of Rehabilitation Nurses and the Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Nurses Society. Formerly, she was an assistant nurse manager at the University of ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-377834
This highly qualified nurse has extensive experience in her field. Her areas of expertise include long term care, skilled, medical-surgical, and telemetry nursing. She received her AS in nursing from Meridian Community College, her BS in nursing from the University of Alabama, and her MS in nursing from Loyola University. Formerly, she has served as an occupational health RN at Nursing Corp Inc., an RN supervisor at the Bedford Care Center of Marion, and as a medical ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-316680
This highly qualified nurse has over 45 years of experience in the NICU setting and nursing education. She received her BSN in nursing and her MSN in nursing from Grand Canyon University. She hold various professional certifications including basic life support, pediatric advanced life support, and NCC High-Risk Neonatal Nursing. Formerly, she has held roles as a per-diem RN at the Children's Hospital of Los Angeles and a NICU per-diem RN at the Medical Center of ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-280821
This highly qualified nursing expert has extensive professional experience. She earned her BS in nursing from Lenoir-Rhyne College. In 2007, she was awarded "Travel Nurse of the Year." Previously, she has served as a staff nurse at Frye Regional Medical Center, and as a travel nurse at Holy Cross Hospital, Newman West, Redmond Regional Hospital, Emory University Hospital, North Fulton Regional Hospital, and Northside Hospital. Currently, this expert is a staff nurse at a ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-357089
This highly qualified nursing expert has extensive experience in his field and is skilled in cardiology, cardiothoracic surgery, and critical care nursing. After earning his BS in nursing from Washburn University, this expert went on to obtain his MS in nursing there as well. He is certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and holds additional certifications in advanced cardiac life support and life support for the professional rescuer. He is a member of ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-273267
This highly qualified nurse has over 30 years of professional experience. She earned her BS in nursing from Northeastern University and then went on to obtain her MS in nursing from Boston College. She is a certified pediatric nurse and holds additional certifications in CPR and pediatric advanced life support. She has published 6 abstracts and given numerous presentations on topics in her field. This expert is a member of various professional societies, including the ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-342948
This highly qualified pediatric nursing expert earned her BS in nursing and her MS in nursing and community health from University of Kentucky. She is a board certified family nurse practitioner and a licensed ARN/ANRP in the state of Florida. This expert is also a certified legal nurse consultant. She formerly served as a family nurse practitioner for emergency services at Baptist Health Systems and a family nurse practitioner for Baptist Children's Hospital. In ...

NURSING EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Untrained Prison Nurses Cause Death Of Pregnant Inmate NURSING Expert Case

Untrained Prison Nurses Cause Death Of Pregnant Inmate

This case involves a woman that was incarcerated for one week at a correctional facility for women. She was pregnant at the time and the jail was aware of this. On the last day of her incarceration, the woman complained of birth pains and thought she was  …

Constipated Patient Suffers Fatal Septic Shock Following Discharge NURSING Expert Case

This case involves a 71-year-old female patient admitted for surgical aortic valve replacement and coronary revascularization. Following the surgery, she was found to have abdominal distension, nausea, lack of bowel movements and elevated white blood c …

Stroke Patient Is Left Paralyzed After Negligent Misdiagnosis NURSING Expert Case

This case involves a 66-year-old female patient who became aphasic, suffered facial drooping, and was unable to recognize her family members. By the time she presented to the emergency room, her speech was coherent and as a result, she was given a s …

Physician Fails To Diagnose Early Heart Attack In Symptomatic Patient NURSING Expert Case

This case involves a 52-year-old female patient with a history of high cholesterol and anxiety who presented with complaints of severe back pain. Although the defendant physician was aware of the patient’s symptoms and medical history, he did not perf …

Patient Suffers Anoxic Brain Injury During Post-Anesthesia Care NURSING Expert Case

This case involves a male patient in his 60s who had a past medical history of respiratory issues who underwent a cervical discectomy fusion to treat spinal cord compression. Immediately following the surgery, the patient complained of difficulty breat …

Discharged Patient Suddenly Dies From Undiagnosed Heart Disease NURSING Expert Case

This case involves a 70-year-old female that presented to the emergency room with a history of deep vein thrombosis. She complained of developing back, chest, and arm pain and numbness. Her physician discussed the high risk of the patient developing co …

Patient Develops Fatal Blood Clots Following Cardiac Ablation Procedure NURSING Expert Case

This case involves a 52-year-old male patient in the recovery unit following an ablation procedure for atrial fibrillation. When the patient met the appropriate recovery criteria, his sheath was removed. Upon removal, the patient’s blood pressure began …

Unsupervised Geriatric Patient Expires After Choking During Lunch NURSING 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 …

Delayed Surgical Intervention Causes Patient To Lose Testicle NURSING Expert Case

This case involves a 13-year-old male who presented to the emergency department complaining of lower abdominal pain. He was assessed by a nurse practitioner and diagnosed with a viral illness. The patient was subsequently discharged. Two days later,  …