The legal nurse consultant (LNC) can be a powerful asset in litigation involving nursing home care. This article discusses how the medical expertise of the nurse is useful in the gathering, organizing, and analyzing of the voluminous records that accompany such cases. It also discusses which information prepared by the LNC is work product and which is discoverable.
D'Andrea, Deborah D.
"Role of Legal Nurse Consultant in Gathering and Analyzing the Nursing Home Record,"
Marquette Elder's Advisor:
2, Article 6.
Available at: http://scholarship.law.marquette.edu/elders/vol2/iss2/6