NURSING EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: 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: 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: 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-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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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

Negligent Emergency Room Triage Leads To Fatality Due To Stroke NURSING Expert Case

This case involves a 68-year-old male patient with a history of heart problems who arrived at the emergency department with symptoms of a stroke. At the time of admission, the patient was 2 hours into the 5-hour window treatment from his last known normal. …

Nursing Expert Investigates Whether Sexual Encounter Was Consensual NURSING Expert Case

This case involves a male university student who accused another male student of rape. The rape allegedly occurred at an off-campus house during the university’s Homecoming weekend. The defendant contended that the two had been involved in an ongoing relat …

Fall Risk Patient Is Left Unattended In Hospital NURSING 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. …

Failure To Monitor High-Risk Patient Leads To Cardiac Arrest NURSING Expert Case

…  at a surgical center. In advance of the procedure, the nursing staff instructed the patient not to bring his CPAP machine to the …  without CPAP. The patient was later found by the nursing staff unresponsive and in cardiac arrest. The patient was resuscitated, …

Patient Contracts Sepsis From Old Hospital IV NURSING Expert Case

Patient Contracts Sepsis From Old Hospital IV

This case involves an overweight 55-year-old woman who was admitted to the hospital with complaints of chest pain. On the same day, she underwent aortic valve replacement and coronary bypass surgery. An IV was started in her arm and remained in her arm for …

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 …