Curriculum

The LNC STAT course is comprised of several individual modules that each cover key facets of the Legal Nurse profession. The certificate or certification that you are completing determines which modules you must complete. Click each workshop below to view details about the curriculum included:

LNC Certificate

  • Fundamentals

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    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

ALNC Certification

  • Fundamentals

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    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

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    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

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    The module 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

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    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.

  • Two Real Cases

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    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

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    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
  • Market for Success

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    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
  • Workbook

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    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

EMLS Certification

  • Fundamentals

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    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 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.

  • Two Real Cases

    +

    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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Certified Product Safety Specialist (CPSS) Certification

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    Learn the secrets to finding, securing, and completing huge product liability cases and class action lawsuits. These types of cases require a completely different approach than regular Legal Nurse Consulting cases. Learn everything you need to know to work hundreds and even thousands of cases with this certification. More Info

  • Forensic Criminal Evidence Analyst (FCEA) Certifiation

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    Expand your expertise with the FCEA certification so that you can offer your clients forensic analysis of any crime scene evidence or data involved in a case. More Info

  • Certified Legal Nurse Investigator (CLNI) Certification

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    Gain the in-depth training required to recognize medical record tampering, negligence and fraud in medical records. While these topics are included in the LNC STAT course, this certification offers extremely detailed and hands-on training that gives you the ability to see beyond the obvious in your medical record analysis. More Info

  • One Indulge Conference

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    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 Advanced Legal Nurse Consultants, learn from informative and entertaining speakers and indulge in an atmosphere where it's all about you. More Info