Medical Professional Legal Consultant

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Course Information
Course Type
Location Online
Instructor TBD Term
FY 2016-2017
Day & Time 6/26/2017 - 8/11/2017

Course Description

This exciting program prepares medical professionals for a career in the legal field as Medical Professional Legal Consultant (MPLC). Building on your medical education and clinical experience, this course provides medical professionals with the fundamental skills necessary to advise law firms, 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 consultant might play in litigation areas such as medical malpractice, toxic torts, product liability, personal injury, wrongful death, criminal law, and 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.

Visit our website for detailed course information including syllabi, schedules and textbooks:

Call for Information: 1-800 -522 -7737

This program has been reviewed and is approved for a maximum of 45.00 hours of AAPA Category 1 CME credit by the Physician Assistant Review Panel.

Textbooks are not included in tuition pricing. All required materials are listed on the CLS website and can be purchased online or over the phone.