Medical Record Analysis for Paralegals: Chronologies, Summaries and Expense Itemizations (On-Demand)

$189.00

When working on cases involving personal injury, medical malpractice, workers’ compensation, nursing home negligence, or wrongful death, medical records can be the lifeblood of the case. Once the records have been obtained, it is essential to organize and maintain them in a way that is most useful to everyone working on the case. By developing an effective method for sorting and marking the records, you can add value to these cases.

This course will examine ways to review and chronicle the patient’s medical treatment in formats that are useful throughout the stages of litigation. Investing a bit of time into creating a solid medical chronology will save time and make money later! This course will also give you some easy tricks that you can implement now to transform your well-done medical chronologies into powerful demonstratives to use in demand letters and at mediation.

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Event Details

Course Type

Original Date Of Course

Course Instructor

Amy Johnson

General Credits

2

Course Description

When working on cases involving personal injury, medical malpractice, workers’ compensation, nursing home negligence, or wrongful death, medical records can be the lifeblood of the case. Once the records have been obtained, it is essential to organize and maintain them in a way that is most useful to everyone working on the case. By developing an effective method for sorting and marking the records, you can add value to these cases.

This course will examine ways to review and chronicle the patient’s medical treatment in formats that are useful throughout the stages of litigation. Investing a bit of time into creating a solid medical chronology will save time and make money later! This course will also give you some easy tricks that you can implement now to transform your well-done medical chronologies into powerful demonstratives to use in demand letters and at mediation.

Principles

  • Creating useful medical chronologies
  • Objectively reviewing both angles of the case
  • Quick tricks for enhancing your medical chronology
  • Different chronologies for different injuries
  • Reviewing the medical bills for helpful/hurtful info
  • Tracking health insurance liens
  • Using the medicals to prepare for settlement

Syllabus

  1. Organizing the medical records
  2. Creating useful medical chronologies
  3. Remember the medical bills!
  4. Identifying nuggets for BOTH sides of the case
  5. Excel tricks for enhancing your medical chronology
  6. Examples of chronologies for different injuries
  7. Tracking health insurance liens with your chronology

Instructor

Amy Johnson

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