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Lawyers call in the services of nursing expert witness to testify or review a legal hearing as an expert. They testify in cases involving personal injury or medical malpractice. A nursing expert witness has vast knowledge and hands on experience in the field of nursing along with being a highly credentialed professional.
Nurses may be asked to serve as an expert witness in litigation cases. The minimum experience for a nursing expert witness in the field of nursing is five years. Certification as a Certified Legal Nurse Consultant (CLNC) is also one of the basic requirements. The job involves analyzing and reviewing medical reports and records along with investigating false medical claims. Additionally a nursing expert witness can help lawyers in preparing reports for cross-questioning during the court hearing.
This branch of legal practice has gained a lot of popularity over the past few years. So how exactly does one become a nursing expert witness?? The first thing necessary for nursing expert witness is to have ample amount of knowledge in a specific area. Secondly, to be called an expert one must have significant practical experience. Very importantly, an expert witness may be asked to take stand time and again, so as a nursing expert witness one must have the ability to speak and translate medical jargon effectively. This is necessary in order to make your point for the jury and the judges.
Feel like this might be your weak fort? Feel like you need help in this regard? Think video production. Video production is a powerful medium that can serve you by documenting testimonies and events for consideration of the court. Such video productions are usually undertaken in presence of the presiding judge and attorneys of both the defendant and the plaintiff to ensure transparency. The availability of both sides’ attorneys at video productions ensures that cross-examination and questioning of witnesses can take place during the video production.
Video productions can prove to be a useful tool for nursing expert witness. Since everyone present inside the court room may not be from a medical background, video production can help nursing expert witness to explain key scientific phenomenon through presentations and videos. This ensures that everyone has grasped expert’s point and has better understanding of the situation.
Video productions are now gaining popularity among legal circles. The advancements in this field means improved camera and editing tools and softwares. The facility of video production and deposition is now easily accessible. Even the court rooms are encouraging this medium of video production due to its effectiveness in determining the end results for a fair trial.