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What is a Certified Legal Nurse Consultant (CLNC®)?

A CLNC® is a registered nurse who has successfully mastered the CLNC® Certification Program. Legal nurse consulting is a field of nursing which uses knowledge and experience gained by nurses for legal purposes. Lawyers hire legal nurse consultants to review medical charts and to acquaint them with medical terms and documentation styles for court cases. A legal nurse consultant is also a registered nurse who abides by state, federal, and local laws.

Tardy Legal Nurse Consulting, LLC (TLNC) has the expertise to quickly pinpoint and interpret medical and nursing issues in any case involving health, illness or injury. TNLC is a valuable asset to lawyers because of their resourcefulness, experience and knowledge. Services are also cost-effective.

TLNC has a strong knowledge base about the clinical aspects of nursing and the health and disease processes. TLNC bridges the gap between medical and legal entities in medical claims and cases, and is an integral part of the legal team, serving as educators, analysts, collaborators and strategists. TNLC applies healthcare, nursing and medical knowledge to their role and holds a standard of integrity in practice.

Legal nurse consulting is a field of nursing which uses knowledge and experience gained by nurses for legal purposes. They have a strong knowledge base about the clinical aspects of nursing, health and disease processes. They bridge the gap between medical and legal entities in medical claims and cases. Lawyers hire legal nurse consultants to review medical charts and to acquaint them with medical terms and documentation styles for court cases.

Legal nurse consultants are a part of a legal team, serving as educators, analysts, collaborators and strategists. They apply their healthcare, nursing and medical knowledge to their role and hold a standard of integrity in their practice.

How does using Tardy Legal Nurse Consulting, LLC benefit you?

TLNC consultants must always be knowledgeable about current scopes and standards of the profession. TLNC does not practice law, but assists lawyers in resolving complex medical cases which require legal interventions. Lawyers may hire TLNC for assistance with many types of legal health issues such as malpractice cases, forensic/criminal cases and civil rights. TLNC also assists with legal matters such as employment discrimination, risk management and regulatory compliance.

How does using Tardy Legal Nurse Consulting, LLC benefit you?

  • Risk-Free Guarantee (If you are not completely satisfied with our work, let us know within ten business days, and we will revise it at our expense until you are completely satisfied.)

  • Increase settlement dollars.

  • Improve trial outcomes.

  • Saves you time and money through hassle-free analysis and deciphering of pertinent medical records.

  • Research and apply authoritative medical/nursing literature

  • Simplifies your case preparation.

  • Provides you with a critical advantage by adding over 20 years of healthcare knowledge, experience and expertise to your case.

  • Strengthens your case by locating the best medical and nursing expert witnesses.

  • Identifies tampering of medical records.

Why do attorneys need Tardy Legal Nurse Consulting, LLC?

While the attorney is the legal expert, the TLNC consultant is the expert on the healthcare system and its inner workings. Nowhere else will the legal profession have access to this level of cost-effective expertise for reviewing medical records, as well as understanding and communicating the terminology and subtleties of the healthcare system.

When should attorneys call Tardy Legal Nurse Consulting, LLC?

The moment a potential medically-related case arrives. TLNC becomes an invaluable asset by identifying the medical issues, screening the case for merit, making sense out of voluminous amounts of cryptic medical records, and providing services relevant to the case.