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Nursing Errors in Hospitals

Litigation Packet: Document Details

Packet Name: Nursing Errors in Hospitals

Updated Date: 1/31/2015 | Created Date: 3/13/2007 | Number of Pages: 2241
Summary of Packet:

• Explores issues of case investigation, filing and pretrial, discovery, trial and post-trial, including hospital liability, physician liability, res ipsa loquitur, and standard of care • Sample court documents: complaint, interrogatories, requests for admissions, requests for production, and appellate briefs • Checklists: common defenses, documents, and deposition questions for nurses and nurse experts • Depositions of treating nurse, nurse supervisor, nurse experts, and Chief Nursing Officer • Trial testimony of treating nurse, nurse expert, and treating doctor. • Case materials address issues of failure to monitor, improper performance of treatment, negligent administration of medication, and failure to communicate [Deposition summary accompanies each deposition transcript]

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