Legal Nurse Consulting | Expert Witness Locating | Medical Damages Consulting
SMLC provides high-quality and affordable behind-the-scenes legal nurse consultant support nationwide for legal teams—both plaintiff and defense, for all medical related cases. In addition to providing analysis, consulting opinions, and guidance throughout your case, we also analyze EMR Audit Trails, locate Expert Witnesses, and encompass the Medical Damages aspect—Medical Cost Projections and Medicare Set-Asides.
Founder/CEO—Susan Schutz has >30 years of diverse healthcare experience with a solid foundation of medical knowledge stemming from care provided to patients across the life spectrum from neonatal to geriatric in multiple specialties, allowing her to be an asset for your complex cases. She has worn many hats in her career ranging from Float Nurse to Charge Nurse to Founder/CEO and is quite flexible to help create a custom product for you. Susan holds certifications in Legal Nurse Consulting, Case Management, Medical Cost Projections, Medicare Set-Asides, and Critical Care (alumnus), and is actively licensed to practice in all 50 states.
Susan's prior nursing experience are in the following areas:
Having strong knowledge of the inner workings of the American healthcare system—derived from experience in the hospital settings (large metroplex to rural critical access), nursing home, and the insurance industry— enables us the ability to have the bigger picture view.
The advantages of teaming with us at SMLC can save you a lot of time and money by determining if your case has merit to begin with, to bolstering your case, as well as preventing you from being blindsided. We look forward to serving you!