The following sources are routinely used in drawing conclusions as to liability and damages in medical care cases as well as identifying possible defenses in nursing malpractice claims. A nurse expert witness will use these resources and experience in the field to assist in the litigation process.

  • Agency for Health Care Quality and Research
  • American Cancer Society
  • American Hospital Association
  • American Medical Association
  • American Nurses Association
  • American Pain Society
  • American Society of Healthcare Risk Management
  • American Society of Law, Medicine, and Ethics
  • American Psychological Association
  • Centers for Disease Control
  • Food and Drug Administration
  • Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI)
  • Institute of Medicine
  • Institute for Safe Medication Practices
  • Merck Manual
  • National Practitioner Data Bank
  • The Joint Commission
  • WebMD
  • World Health Organization

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Darlene Szaloczy

firm information

Our firm provides support to attorneys by providing nurse expert witnesses to serve as consultants on potential cases and to offer advice throughout the litigation process. This firm has experience in the following specialty areas including: Addiction and Substance Abuse, Hospital and Nursing Administration, Critical Care, Quality Management, Nursing Education, Nursing Policies and Procedures, Patient Safety, Psychiatry, and Risk Management.

our services

Services for the plaintiff and defense include initial consultation, case preparation and expert testimony. The nurse expert witness assists the attorney in determining whether or not to pursue a case; identifies standards of practice for the care provided; and collaborates with attorneys to prepare litigation materials.