For the most part, retrieval of medical records is a relatively straightforward process. Armed with the appropriate HIPAA-compliant release of information, retrieving records for clients is often a matter of determining the appropriate custodian’s contact information and submitting the request. Sometimes, it is not as simple as submitting a request and receiving the records in […]
A series of articles exploring trends in externalization of litigation management functions. Offers industry insights, tips, and best practices.
Tip #2 Look for a Record Retrieval Company Offering a Litigation-Oriented Case Database The record retrieval company selected should make use of a litigation-oriented case tracking database. This will save time by allowing instant access to the current work product, which can be posted for secure viewing and downloading by both the legal nurse consulting […]
Tip #1 Select a Reputable Medical Record Retrieval Company with Electronic Online Tracking Initial strategic planning for case preparation with record access must include the selection of a reputable, quality-driven record retrieval company. Attempting this process in-house can be time consuming and cumbersome. A record retrieval company should not just retrieve the records in a […]
Law firms involved in product liability cases must be well-versed in legal principles and must also be extremely organized to avoid spending needless time and money in the litigation process. No matter on what side of the litigation table you sit, preparation is the key to successful resolution. Complex aggregate torts, such as product liability […]