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LexisNexis MedMal Navigator® Case Study: Small Law Firm

“MedMal helps us understand the medical issues in a case, allowing us to do a better job of evaluating the extent of an injury and the case’s ultimate value.”

Challenges

  • Challenges solved with MedMal Navigator:
    • Need to understand medical issues
    • Need to obtain trusted and timely medical research content
    • Need to identify deviations from the medical standard of care
    • Need to get trusted and timely legal research content
    • Need to identify deviations from the medical standard of care
    • Need to locate expert witnesses and research their backgrounds, profiles, and case histories
    • Need to assess case value and compare similar verdicts and settlements (bold this line)
    • Need to access comprehensive medical and legal content in one location (bold this line)

Use Case

  • Subscribed to MedMal Navigator for the following reasons:
    • Access one comprehensive tool to efficiently research and prepare cases (bold this line)
    • Evaluate the most relevant medical and legal content specific to my case facts
    • Gain access to trusted and authoritative medical information
    • Accurately assess expert witnesses
    • Assess the value of a case (bold this line)
    • Enable the more efficient use of staff and resources
    • Deliver greater value to clients
  • Uses MedMal Navigator for the following critical tasks:
    • Conduct medical research to understand medical issues
    • Determine if a deviation in the medical standard of care may have occurred
    • Locate expert witnesses and/or research their profiles, backgrounds and case histories
    • Research parties involved in a case
    • Compare similar verdicts and settlements and assess case value (bold this line)

Results

  • Rated the features of MedMal Navigator:
    • Access trusted medical content: very important
    • Find relevant legal content: very important
    • Accurately assess expert witnesses: very important
    • Assess cases: very important (bold this line)
    • Gain insight to form strategy: very important
    • Reduce time and expense: very important
  • Believes MedMal Navigator provides a positive ROI. (remove bold)
  • Considers MedMal Navigator critical to their firm.




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