Michelle Cascio-Picard, RN, BSN, CLNC
President / CEO
P.O. Box 81294
Lafayette, LA 70598
do you need a legal nurse consultant?
types of cases can a LNC consult?
types of services does a LNC provide?
of Diversified Case Analysis, LLC is to provide you with the highest
A Legal Nurse
Consultant (LNC) is a Registered Nurse who has knowledge, experience and
expertise in the medical issues and legal cases.
The primary purpose of the professional is to provide attorneys with
highly specialized skills in a litigation process. A LNC is an active
participant in both plaintiff and defense cases.
A demanding majority of today’s cases involve complex medical information that you need to be able to interpret and analyze. Diversified Case Analysis, LLC offers you the services of a diligent, highly skilled professional Legal Nurse Consultant who can provide medical and nursing opinions as the expert on health, illness and the health care system. A legal nurse consultant is not only more available and cost-effective than a consulting doctor, but also provides the real-world medical experience that the paralegal is lacking.
effective adjunct to the litigation process
you time and money
a nurse, I have the medical knowledge and background pertinent to these
cases, as well as a working knowledge of the health care system
to this background, I may be able to reveal/discover key aspects of the
case of which a paralegal would not have knowledge.
find “missing” parts of the medical record by reviewing the notes and
tampering within the medical record.
deviations from the Standard of Care.
The complexity of cases involving medical issues can be time consuming and hindrance to an effective outcome in a litigation process. A LNC can ease the added burden on attorneys by performing critical analysis of health care facts, issues and determining the best possible results.
& Nursing Malpractice (Negligence)
Torts & Environmental Cases
Case where Injury, Health, or Illness is in Issue
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the Standards of Care
– Adherence/deviations from Standards of Care
chronological accounts of Events
Causative/Contributing Factors for Injuries
of Medical Record
of questions for:
with Visual Aids/Exhibits
with locating testifying Experts
with Medical Research
with preparation of Witnesses
the need for other supportive documentation
with developing settlement packages in medical issues
medical bills, investigate fraud and abuse of government funded agencies and
attorneys regarding medical facts and issues relevant to the case
Intensive Care Unit
Surgery – Recovery Room
Medical – Surgery Units
Cardiac Life Support
Advanced Life Support
Registered Nurse in Louisiana and Texas
March 25, 2002
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