Legal Nurse Consultant Training Course
This exciting program prepares medical professionals for a career in the legal field as legal nurse consultants.
Building on your medical education and experience, this course provides the RN and PA with fundamental skills necessary to advise law firms, health care providers, insurance companies, and governmental agencies regarding medically related issues and to appear in court as expert witnesses. The course teaches legal concepts related to the health care industry, as well as the role a legal nurse consultant might play in litigation areas such as medical malpractice, toxic torts, product liability, personal injury, wrongful death, criminal law, and workers' compensation. Any RN or PA 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.
Choose a start date that works for you:
- October 19, 2020
- January 11, 2021
- March 8, 2021
- May 3, 2021
- June 28, 2021
- August 23, 2021
- October 18, 2021
This seven-week online course includes 42 clock hours of instruction/learning. Upon successful completion of this program, participants will receive a Certificate of Completion from University of Arizona Continuing & Professional Education.
This program is offered in collaboration with The Center for Legal Studies, Inc. (CLS).
Financing options may be available through CLS, in partnership with Affirm. Learn more here. Note: The University of Arizona is not affiliated with Affirm and does not administer the Affirm payment program.