Welcome to KNS Nurse Consulting
KNS Legal Nurse Consulting Services
Discover Our Expertise
Attention Attorneys: Countless medical documents and paperwork weighing you down? Are you having trouble with deciphering medical terms and jargon? YOUR TIME IS VALUABLE!!!
Save time and money by hiring a Legal Nurse Consultant to:
Review and analyze medical records
Conduct medical literature review
Create chronological timelines of medical records
Identify medical professional standards of practice
Identify and secure expert witnesses
Translate healthcare language for Attorneys and other legal staff
Educate Attorneys about medical issues
Consult on product liability cases
Legal nurse consultants lend their expertise to a variety of legal areas, including:
Long-term care/elder law
Benefits of a Legal Nurse Consultant
According to the American Association of Legal Nurse Consultants:
LNCs are equipped with the following skills that benefit your practice:
Experience – The legal nurse consultant has an extensive background of clinical experience, which includes interpretation of medical records, documents, and medical-legal issues.
Cost-effectiveness – The legal nurse consultant utilizes their nursing background and knowledge of healthcare standards to identify strengths and weaknesses of a case.
Resourcefulness – The legal nurse consultant possesses a network of medical and professional resources and contacts.
Knowledge – The legal nurse consultant has a thorough understanding of medical issues and trends related to the total litigation process. The legal nurse consultant is able to customize the case for the attorney, the client, and jury.
The law and medicine should be very serious professions to undertake, should they not? People's lives and fortunes depend on them.
The Works of George Eliot: Middlemarch (ed. 1900)