Presenters: Sharon McQuown, MSN RN LNCC and Kathy Ferrell, BS RN LNCC
Identified Gaps: Legal Nurse Consultants who require a refresher or who are inexperienced in the area of Personal Injury and need to review this practice area in preparation for taking the LNCC exam. Legal Nurse Consultants who have an interest solely in this section and wish to have a continuing education unit offering on Personal Injury.
CNE: 1.5 Contact Hours
Expiration Date: June 21. 2019
The purpose of this activity is to enable the learner to increase their knowledge base concerning the Personal Injury arena and the critical concepts related to the LNC’s role in working on Personal Injury cases.
Participants will be able to:
- Name the 4 elements of a personal injury case which must be proved by the plaintiffs’ attorney.
- Identify 3 common defenses for cases involving alleged negligence.Contrast the differences between general, specific and punitive damages.
- Explain the differences between intentional and non-intentional torts.
- Summarize LNC’s role in working plaintiff and defense personal injury attorneys.
Price: Members: $50.00/Non-Members: $75.00