JOHNSON LEGAL NURSE CONSULTING, LLC
MEDICAL & FORENSIC CASE REVIEW
Johnson Legal Nurse Consulting, LLC can provide valuable information and consultation in cases that involve: elder abuse, child abuse & neglect, intimate partner violence, injury-related assaults, gunshot wounds, penetrating trauma, sexual assault, strangulation, homicide, medical malpractice, and negligent death.
By employing specific knowledge, training, and experience to educate attorneys, juries, and the court about the medical forensic evidentiary examination, standards of practice, appropriate techniques, evidence collection, injury evaluation, and current nursing and forensic nursing documentation.
We can provide information regarding the mechanism of injury and the identification of specific injury presentations to aid in corroborating or refuting if the injuries are consistent with the disclosed events while remaining objective and unbiased while considering the patient care experience and the case investigation.
FORENSIC & CONSULTANT EDUCATION & TRAINING
With over 26 years of clinical experience, we have the capability and expertise to provide valuable education to the medical and legal community.
At Johnson Legal Nurse Consulting, LLC, we combine our knowledge, training, and expertise in expert case review, mentoring legal nurse consultants, and developing hospital-based comprehensive forensic programs.
We can assist in case evaluation, program development, policy review, and the expansion of sexual assault nurse examiner (SANE) programs in transitioning to a forensic program that provides comprehensive care to those individuals experiencing trauma and violence.
EXPERT WITNESS TESTIMONY
Johnson Legal Nurse Consulting, LLC uses the information extrapolated from the medical records to aid the legal community in understanding the care and treatment provided to identify omissions in documentation and deviations or breaches in the standard of care that may be present in these complex scenarios and situations.
In cases involving the criminal justice system, the forensic nurse expert examines the subjective and objective findings identified from the medical forensic evidentiary examination records and discovery files. To ascertain deviations from evidenced-based forensic care, evaluate injuries and mechanisms of injuries to aid in the corroboration or refuting if the injuries are consistent with the disclosed events.