Sworn Testimony for the Healthcare Specialist

Sworn Testimony for the Healthcare Specialist

Course Number: BMSC X465.12

2 units

The basic purpose of using sworn testimony is to assure that the information provided is truthful and as correct as possible, and presented in a manner that is objective, fair, and accurate. This in-depth course reviews sworn expert testimony in the legal system with a focus on declarations, depositions and courtroom testimony, and the differences between each of these.  It is designed as a practical guide to being a successful expert witness. You will discuss:

  • the scope and purpose of expert testimony
  • preparation for testimony
  • practice pointers for presenting effective testimony

The roles of "fact witnesses" and "expert witnesses" will also be explored.

Available Sections

Starting Jan 22


Starting Jan 22

Course Fees



Michael Grace [ bio ]

close [x] Michael J. Grace, J.D., Risk Manager and Patient Safety Officer, Desert Regional Medical Center, Palm Springs, is the founder and managing partner of Graham Hollis LLC, with offices in California, Nevada, and Arizona. Mr. Grace has more than 30 years of experience defending hospitals, physicians, and nurses.  He is also a noted presenter of medical-legal workshops and in-services.  He is proficient in training and coaching healthcare experts in the intricacies of the legal system, and the skills required to provide effective testimony.


Jan 22 - Mar 12, 2019

Online Enrollment not available for this course. Please see section notes for instructions on how to enroll.


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Section Notes:

Approved for California Board of Registered Nurses CE hours


No Textbook Required.


Registered nurse, physician assistant or LVN

Available Sections


Section No.: 183CHL003

Dates: Jan 22 - Mar 12, 2019

Instructor: Michael Grace

Textbook: No Textbook Required

Location: Online Course

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