Course Detail: CLSMEDPROFCON - Medical Professional Legal Consultant
This program is designed for all medical professionals from physicians' assistants, dentists, chiropractors or paramedics. With the healthcare system experiencing an increase in the number of lawsuits - medical professionals have stepped forth to expand their professional role within the legal system. This program provides flexible training options for busy medical professionals who are interested in working as liaisons between the legal and health care communities.
As a skilled medical professional, you have the knowledge and expertise to assess whether the appropriate standard of medical care has been delivered. In the innovative field of Medical Professional Legal Consultant Training utilizes the medical education and clinical experience of medical professionals to advise law firms, health care providers, insurance companies, and governmental agencies regarding medically-related issues and to appear in court as expert witnesses.
Topics of Study
- - Medical malpractice
- - Toxic torts
- - Product liability
- - Personal injury
- - Wrongful death
- - Criminal law
- - Workers' compensation
Any medical professional interested in entering the legal field can benefit from the education provided by this course. The course is also open to anyone interested in the field of forensic testimony and medical-legal issues.
|Course Opens||Register By|
|August 24||August 28|
|October 19||October 23|
|January 13||January 17|
|March 9||March 13|
|May 4||May 8|
|June 29||July 3|
There are no prerequisites for this course.
Continuing Education Units and Contact Hours
45 contact hours or 4.5 CEUs
For Content Questions
Visit the Center for Legal Studies website
Available Sessions - Click on Date/Location
August 24, 2020 to October 9, 2020, Online Class, ECU (seats remaining)
October 19, 2020 to December 4, 2020, Online Class, ECU (seats remaining)