You’ve gotten a case as a nursing expert witness. Now what? What are your expert witness opinions? I spent 20 years testifying as an expert witness, and I’ve trained hundreds of healthcare professionals how to excel in this challenging and rewarding role. Here are questions experts often asked me.
Listen in as Pat Iyer chats about these points
- What do I do when the records are a mess?
- Can I write on the paper records?
- How do I get the incident report and the facility’s policies?
- Why do I need to see the complaint?
- Why do I need to see the opposing expert’s report?
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Pat Iyer has been a legal nurse consultant since 1987. She also built a successful LNC business that included testifying as an expert witness for 20 years.