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Medical records and medical experts

Medical records and medical experts

a lawyer"s guide to obtaining, understanding, and using medical records in litigation.

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Published by American Bar Association in [Chicago] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Medical records -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
    • Confidential communications -- Physicians -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsAmerican Bar Association. Division of Professional Education.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF3827.R4 M44 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationii, 346 p. :
      Number of Pages346
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1141118M
      LC Control Number94110604

      A. General — If, after reviewing the medical records and doing some preliminary research, you believe the case merits further investigation, consultation with an expert is the next logical step. B. What Sort of Expert to Obtain — Generally, you should obtain an expert in the same area of specialization as that practiced by the defendant. Many think of a medical record as something only a doctor's office handles. But according to Bill Thomas, M.D., a geriatric medicine and eldercare expert and AARP visiting scholar, keeping a personal health history is one of the most important steps people can take to improve the safety and quality of the health care they receive.

      Medical experts can assist you by providing analysis and explanation of medical and surgical procedures, medical consulting services, and professional reports about medical or surgical procedures. Whether you are preparing for a lawsuit, negotiating a settlement, or in need of an expert during the trial, medical consultants can assist you in. Peter Winkelstein Executive Director of the Institute for Healthcare Informatics Expertise: electronic health/medical records; medical informatics; ethics and informatics; computer modeling Phone:  Winkelstein can also be reached through Ellen Goldbaum in University Communications at or [email protected], or Douglas Sitler .

        The medical experts’ testimony must be supported by the rest of the evidence in your medical records. Further, if the record contains an opinion from one of your treating physicians, the judge must give your treating doctor’s opinion the weight it deserves, considering that your own doctor has examined you in person and has in-depth.   Experts say information sold on by Department of Health and Social Care can be traced back to individual medical records Toby Helm Political Editor Sat 8 Feb EST Last modified on Tue


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