Any doctor working with a personal injury case needs to understand the legal process. This includes the need for a preponderance of evidence, insurance company tactics and what the plaintiff’s attorney does.
In this 15 hour continuing education course, you will learn:
Insurance company tactics in personal injury cases,
Legal definitions, and
How to testify in arbitration, deposition and court.
Course Purpose and Objective
Purpose: To present the legal side of the equation
Objective: Understanding the legal issues relating to documentation and to prepare the doctor do defend their documentation at each step of the legal process..
Legal issues will be discussed.
Colossus and similar programs will be analyzed
IME’s will be addressed from the insurance company perspective and in rebuttal.
Rules of evidence will be presented in terms of documentation.
How to present your findings in arbitration and deposition will be presented.
A Mock Trial will show how your findings can be used and used against you.