Indianapolis, IN (PRWEB) April 24, 2014
Wilson Kehoe Winingham recently hired their second on-staff legal nurse consultant. As the firm continues to focus on severe, permanent injury cases, it's important to have a staff that's familiar with both the legal and medical field.
Lauren E. Anno, RN, LNC, has been a legal nurse consultant for eighteen years. She works as a liaison between the legal and medical communities, brings health science education and clinical expertise to healthcare related issues in the litigation process, and analyzes and evaluates medical/legal issues in medical malpractice cases. She received her Associate Degree in Science and Nursing from Purdue University in 1983 and is working on her Bachelors of Science and Nursing Degree at Indiana University.
Prior to her present position, Lauren worked as a legal nurse consultant at Hall Render Killian Heath & Lyman and at Ice Miller. She was a clinical staff nurse at St. Vincent Hospital and Health Care Center in Indianapolis, Indiana, at Wishard Hospital, and at The Lutheran Hospital of Fort Wayne. She served as a Patient Care Coordinator at Naab Road Surgical Group and worked as a Risk Management Consultant at the Clarian Health Risk Retention Group. Some of Lauren’s clinical nursing experience includes working in medical-surgical areas including general surgical, orthopedics and GYN-oncology and in a high-risk antenatal unit.
Lauren is a past secretary of the Indianapolis Chapter of the American Association of Legal Nurse Consultants. She is also a past treasurer of the Indiana Society for Healthcare Risk Management and has spoken on numerous occasions at various hospitals, clinics, and physician’s offices across Indiana about the principles of risk management within their personal organizations. She is a member of the Indiana State Nurses Association.
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