Expert of Medical Legal Specialties (EMLS) Certification

Legal Nurse Associate (LNA) Certification
Expert of Medical Legal Specialties (EMLS) Certification

Be Among the Elite Few Who Have Reached the Pinnacle of Legal Nurse Consulting Training

Start your own Legal Nurse practice or find an in-house job. Have the flexibility to work a wider variety of cases and diversify your specialties. No other organization comes close to the amount of training included with the EMLS certification.
95%
 Success Rate

An estimated 95% of nurses who complete this certification and put the system to work while following all of our recommendations, have received at least one case. More Details

Utilize your new EMLS expertise to continue making a real difference in people's lives. The wide variety of knowledge you gain from the EMLS course will be extremely valuable to any case or lawsuit that you are involved in. You can still make a difference with your input on cases that effect people's lives immensely. You can help protect individual families from the irresponsible corporations with your product safety expertise. You can help expose the mysterious truth in a crime scene using your forensic expertise. You can easily detect tampering in the records for someone who passed unexpectedly in a hospital. The potential for the EMLS certification is endless.

As an EMLS, You Can:

    Start Your Own Independent Practice

    • Earn $125-$200 per hour independently reviewing medical records in legal cases
    • Earn $300 per hour acting as an expert witness (if you desire)
    • Work a wider variety of cases such as product safety, class-action lawsuits, or medical fraud
    • Possess the most comprehensive training in the Legal Nurse industry
    • Be your own boss
    • Set your own schedule
    • Have more freedom

    Find a Meaningful Job

    • Review and interpret records in legal cases
    • Work in product safety or class-action lawsuits for pharmaceuticals, medical devices, and other products
    • Work in a forensic capacity
    • Investigate fraud and record tampering
    • Earn pay that is above the average Legal Nurse Consulting job
    • Enjoy the security of reliable employment
    • Receive benefits, if available, from the employer

Certification Includes:

EMLS Certification for Life

Never worry about renewing your EMLS certification since it remains active as long as adhere to the LNC STAT Standards of Practice and continue to meet all certification requirements. Updates to your training may be required from time-to-time due to changes in the profession.

230 Contact Hours

More contact hours than any other Legal Nurse certification in the industry. These contact hours will be valid in all 50 states.

Online Training

Learn at home or on the go with the new mobile-friendly Online Portal. Training videos can be viewed on any desktop, laptop, tablet, and smart phone. It is compatible with both PC and Mac.

Fundamentals

The module that includes a manual and training videos for two key sections:


Legal Nurse Basics:

  • What Are Legal Nurse Consultants?
  • What Do Legal Nurse Consultants Do?
  • History of Legal Nurse Consulting
  • Why Are Legal Nurse Consultants Needed?
  • Who Can Legal Nurse Consultants Work For?
  • Career Options for Legal Nurse Consultants
  • What Types of Cases Can Legal Nurse Consultants Expect?
  • Why Become an Independent Legal Nurse Consultant?
  • Qualities of Legal Nurse Consultants
  • Roadblocks When Practicing As A Legal Nurse Consultant
  • Legal & Ethical Aspects of Legal Nurse Consulting
  • Standards of Care and Deviations of Standards of Care
  • Hospital Policies and Procedures
  • Medical-Legal Research
  • Torts, Personal Injury, Product Liability, and Medical Malpractice
  • Medical Record Tampering
  • Preparation for Discovery, Depositions, and Interrogatories
  • Selection, Review, and Preparation of Testifying Expert Witness
  • Preparation of Exhibits and Demonstrative Evidence
  • Trial Preparation and Trial
  • What Makes Legal Nurse Consultants Successful?

Report Writing & Case Analysis:

  • How To Use Your Computer To Write Reports
  • Medical Record Organization
  • Types of Reports, Fee Schedule, and Retainer
  • Reviewing A Case For Merit
  • Tab, Paginate, Reference, and Index
  • How to Create a Timeline and Demonstrative Evidence
  • Timeline and Chronology
  • Event Calendar
  • Medical Records of Interest

Legal Essentials

The module and training videos focusing on important legal aspects of Legal Nurse Consulting. Topics include:

  • The Case Paperless System
  • The Four Elements
  • Paperless Report Writing Techniques
  • The Electronic Health Record (EHR)
  • Medical Research
  • Internet Search
  • Legal Research
  • Expert Witness Reports
  • Expert Witnesses and Trial Preparation
  • Subcontracting
  • Affidavits
  • Copyright Infringement
  • Plagiarism
  • Legal Team Interaction
  • Attorney/Client Privilege
  • Work Product Doctrine
  • HIPAA Regulations
  • Information Security Practices
  • The Litigation Process
  • Running Mass Tort Cases
  • Torts
  • Trial By Jury Check List

Medical Essentials

The module and training videos focusing on important medical aspects of Legal Nurse Consulting. Topics include:

  • Introduction to Medicine
  • Injury Assessments
  • Medical Records Analysis: Missing Records and Tampering
  • Damages, Collection, and Preparation
  • Medical Literature Research, Review, and Incorporation
  • Life Care Planning

Using Your Computer to Create Impressive Legal Nurse Reports

Use this step-by-step manual to learn how to create great looking reports using common software on your computer, and how to work efficiently with paperless medical records.

Report Writing Templates

15 downloadable templates that can be used when writing reports for your cases.

Links & Resources

Part of the Online Portal. Easily access thousands of medically-related links and resources that may be useful when working cases.

Case of Zoe Navarro

Get real case experience and learn how to work a case from start to finish using paperless medical records, and learn how to create an impressive report with these comprehensive sample cases. After completing these cases, you will be confident in your abilities and will know exactly what to do on your first case.

Case of Emily Taylor

Get real case experience and learn how to work a case from start to finish using paperless medical records, and learn how to create an impressive report with these comprehensive sample cases. After completing these cases, you will be confident in your abilities and will know exactly what to do on your first case.

Contracts & Fee Schedules

The module and training videos that teach you essential business sense you need to make sure you always get paid for your work and to practice successfully as a Legal Nurse. Topics include:

  • The Six Major Goals to Achieve When Negotiating a Contract
  • Sections of a Contract
  • Billing During Your Case
  • Billing for Multiple Cases
  • Using an Introductory Promo
  • Types of Contracts
  • Sources of Contractual Law
  • Uniform Commercial Code
  • Offer, Acceptance, and Consideration
  • Statute of Frauds
  • Parol Evidence Rule
  • Breach of Contract
  • Voiding Contracts
  • Restitution and Unjust Enrichment
  • Covenants Not to Compete
  • Using Subcontractors
  • Fiduciary Duty
  • Assignment and Delegation
  • Dissolving Contracts
  • Collection of a Bad Debt

Online Contract Builder

An exclusive online tool that allows you to easily prepare and manage contracts for your Legal Nurse cases. Quickly create or access a contract from any mobile device or computer.

Contracts Templates

8 downloadable contract and business templates that can be used in your Legal Nurse practice.

Market for Success

The module and training videos teaching you how to market your business effectively and get the cases using researched and proven marketing methods. There are thousands of RNs all across the country that take Legal Nurse Consulting courses but do not even get their FIRST CASE because they don't know how to market effectively!! Learn how to market so that you see results. Topics include:

  • Starting Up
  • Business Marketing Plan
  • The Four Most Effective Forms of Marketing
  • The Recommended Marketing Campaign
  • All About Web Sites and Domain Names
  • Exhibiting at Attorney Conferences
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Getting Over the Fear of Success
  • Strategies and Marketing Ideas
  • Finding and Contacting Potential Clients
  • Logos, Marketing Tools, and Marketing For Success
  • Tying It All Together

Marketing Templates

9 downloadable templates that can be used when marketing to find cases.

Workbook

The module and training videos that help you practice essential skills covering mutiple aspects of Legal Nurse Consulting. Use this module to perfect some of the most important skills necessary for Legal Nurse success. Topics include:

  • Marketing Essentials
  • How to Collect Attorney Names
  • The Four Most Effective Forms of Marketing
  • Advanced Interviewing Techniques
  • Pre-Call, Post-Call, and...The Interview!
  • Interview Questions
  • Retainer Fees
  • Getting Cases
  • Invoices
  • Contract Essentials
  • LNC STAT Master Case Review
  • The Case Paperless System
  • Case Scenarios
  • Case Exercise
  • Case Questions Part 1
  • Case Questions Part 2
  • Case Critique
  • Affidavit Comparison
  • Sample Affidavit
  • Hearsay, Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, and Other Interesting Things
  • Federal Rules of Evidence
  • Steps to ALNC Success

Online Mentoring Center

Enjoy access to this exclusive online tool that troubleshoots your Legal Nurse problems and offers instant solutions. Access this tool from any desktop, laptop, tablet, or smart phone. It is also compatible with PC and Mac.

Live Training Available

Attend an LNC STAT Regional Conference to review and practice key skills from the ALNC certification while working one-on-one with Veronica Castellana or another qualified expert.

Unlimited Mentoring

Call for help any time: before, during, or after your first case. RN MARKET was the creator of unlimited mentoring and still the leader.

Certification Exam

Complete the certification exam for no additional charge. Access it online or complete it at the live review.

Active Mentoring

Another LNC STAT exclusive. We call you every two weeks for mentoring and to ensure that you are on the right path to success.

Case Guarantee

Complete your certification course and custom-made Ultimate Marketing Tool Kit. Put your training and tools to work, and go get some cases. If you can't get a case after following the system, get additional training at no cost. No other organization is comprehensive enough offer this type of guarantee.

Ultimate Marketing Tool Kit

The all-in-one marketing system for those starting their own practice as Advanced Legal Nurse Consultant or Experts of Medical Legal Specialties. Enjoy an average 1 out of 15 response using modernized direct mail techniques that have been proven to be substantially more effective than traditional marketing techniques. Click the button below to show full details about what's included.

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IAALNI Membership for 1 Year

The official association and society for the LNC STAT course. Benefits include:

  • Listing in the association directory of Legal Nurse Consultants and experts
  • Client referral service where attorney's can search the directory for Legal Nurses to hire
  • Job search in your area
  • Use of the IAALNI Logo and Quality Seal on all of your marketing materials
  • Listing of attorney conference exhibiting opportunities
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The Legal Nurse Marketing Handbook

The best selling guide on how to market your legal nurse consulting business and make more money as a Legal Nurse Consultant.

The Expert Witness Handbook

A must-have book by Dan Poyner for every practicing and would-be expert witness.

Deposition & Expert Witness Testimony DVD

The DVD that gives you tips and techniques that are essential if you ever decide to act as an expert witness in a trial.

Certified Legal Nurse Investigator (CLNI) Certification

A certification that helps expand your practice so that you will have the ability to work a wider variety of cases and expand your medical-legal expertise. Many times hospitals cover-up the errors in a medical record. Either a hospital, doctor, nurse, or other employee who was working on a patient may cover-up or hide documents, medication errors, or they may replace medical records to avoid taking responsibility for mistakes. As a Certified Legal Nurse Investigator (CLNI) you will gain in-depth training required to recognize medical record tampering, negligence and fraud in medical records. This certification offers the extremely detailed hands-on training that gives you the ability to see beyond the obvious in your medical record analysis.

Certified Product Safety Specialist (CPSS) Certification

Your potential for a very substantial income becomes real when you learn the secrets to working class action lawsuits and mass torts. A Certified Product Safety Specialist (CPSS) is responsible for minimizing the risks in the product safety industry by identifying, screening, reviewing and reducing potential problems.

Registration for One Indulge Conference

The Indulge Conference is the once-a-year event for nurses by RN MARKET. At the Indulge Conference, you will have the opportunity to network with other successful Legal Nurses, learn from informative and entertaining speakers, and Indulge in an atmosphere where it's all about you. CEs are included. Keep an eye out for the next scheduled Indulge Conference. With the Expert Curriculum, your registration for one Indulge conference is included.

Forensic Criminal Evidence Analyst (FCEA) Certification

Another certification that helps expand your practice so that you will have the ability to work a wider variety of cases and expand your medical-legal expertise. This training is a great addition to the services you offer your clients. In addition to medical record analysis, you can now offer forensic analysis of any crime scene evidence or data involved in a case.

Job Hunting Guide

If you decide to find a job as an EMLS, this guide will show you what to do. Many aspects of finding a job have changed dramatically in the last few years. Utilize this step-by-step guide to ensure that you secure the job that you want. This guide covers topics like finding the best job openings, applying properly, interviewing effectively, and more.

The Ultimate Marketing Tool Kit