Legal Nurse Consultant Training Certificate

This online certificate prepares medical professionals for a career in the legal field as legal nurse consultants. This course provides the RN and PA with fundamental skills necessary to advise law firms, health care providers, insurance companies, and governmental agencies regarding medically related issues and to appear in court as expert witnesses.

Benefits

The course teaches legal concepts related to the health care industry, as well as, the role of a legal nurse consultant in litigation areas such as medical malpractice, toxic torts, product liability, personal injury, wrongful death, criminal law, and workers’ compensation. After successful completion of the program students receive a University of Utah Legal Nurse Consultant Training Certificate.

Who Should Attend

Registered Nurses or Physician’s Assistants looking to advance their career into the legal field as consultants.

What you will learn

  • Informed Consent
  • Criminal Law
  • Professionalism and Ethics
  • Legal Writing

Prerequisites

None

Required Classes

  • Legal Nurse Consultant Training Certificate (PROEA 802)

 

Upcoming Classes

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Legal Nurse Consultant Training Certificate Online
Legal Nurse Consultant Training Certificate Online
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