Fundamentals of a Nursing Home Case Webinar Series

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Part 1
Overview, Case Selection, and Facility Basics
  • Reviewing Different Types of Facilities: Nursing Homes, Assisted Living and Hospitals
  • Facility Organization: Breaking Down the Different Roles and Job Duties of Everyone on the Ground
  • Nursing Home Documentation: Organization of Charts
  • Federal Regulations: Standard of Care vs. Regulatory Scheme
  • Comparing Event Surveys vs. Annual Survey

Wednesday, June 03, 2020

Part 2
Management Structure
  • Management Structure of Nursing Home Chains
  • Corporate Ownership
  • Theories of Liability
  • Case Framing: Institutional Neglect vs. Isolated Event

Wednesday, June 10, 2020

Part 3
Understaffing Issues
  • Payroll Records
  • Resource Utilization Groups
  • Census
  • Payroll Based Journal

Wednesday, June 17, 2020

Part 4
Falls and Elopement Cases
  • Case Selection
  • Theories of Liability: Event vs. Institutional
  • Discovery Requests
  • Anticipated Defenses
  • Sample Briefs and Motions

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

Part 5
Urinary Tract Infection Cases
  • Case Selection
  • Theories of Liability: Event vs. Institutional
  • Discovery Requests
  • Anticipated Defenses
  • Sample Briefs and Motions
  • Resulting Infections/Sepsis

Wednesday, July 01, 2020

Part 6
Dehydration & Malnutrition Cases
  • Case Selection 
  • Theories of Liability: Event v. Institutional
  • Discovery Requests
  • Anticipated Defenses
  • Sample Motion and Briefs

Wednesday, July 22, 2020

Part 7
Pressure Wound Cases
  • Case Selection   
  • Theories of Liability: Event v. Institutional    
  • Discovery Requests
  • Anticipated Defenses   
  • Sample Motions & Briefs    
  • Resulting Infections/Sepsis  

Wednesday, July 29, 2020

Part 8
Medication Error Cases
  • Case Selection 
  • Theories of Liability: Event v. Institutional   
  • Discovery Requests
  • Anticipated Defenses
  • Sample Motions & Briefs 

Wednesday, August 05, 2020

Part 9
Mediation Techniques
  • If and When to Agree to Mediation
  • Preparing Your Client
  • Presenting Your Case 
  • Sample Mediation Briefs 

Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Part 10
Choking Cases
  • Case Selection
  • Theories of Liability: Event v. Institutional 
  • Discovery Requests 
  • Anticipated Defenses  
  • Sample Motions & Briefs 

Wednesday, August 19, 2020

Part 11
Non-Sexual Assault Cases
  • Resident on Resident Assault   
  • Staff on Resident Assault    
  • Foreseeability  
  • Obtaining Other Residents' Records 

Wednesday, August 26, 2020

Part 12
Sexual Assault Cases
  • Case Selection  
  • Theories of Liability: Event v. Institutional
  • Discovery Requests
  • Anticipated Defenses
  • Sample Motions & Briefs

Wednesday, September 02, 2020

Part 13
Bedrail Asphyxia Cases
  • Case Selection  
  • Theories of Liability
  • Discovery Requests
  • Anticipated Defenses
  • Sample Motion & Briefs