Rachel Cartwright-Vanzant, Ph.D., MS, LHRM, CCRN-K is an innovative educator using effective strategies to help nurses to easily understand complex concepts to avoid patient crisis.  She is a legal nurse consultant, licensed healthcare risk manager and published author in peer reviewed journals.  Her clinical insights have been sought to evaluate medical records for compliance with standards of care, including medication errors.  Rachel delivers more than basic textbook information, because her presentations tap into her extensive experience in various clinical care roles.  She is known in the healthcare industry as a patient safety expert, delivers keynote speeches, and provides expert witness testimony in court regarding nursing care and documentation deficiencies.  Rachel connects immediately with her audience, because her humor and entertaining presentation style turns seemingly boring topics into fun conversations.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Rachel Cartwright-Vanzant is the Owner of Medical Legal Concepts, LLC. She is an Adjunct Instructor for the School of Nursing at Palm Beach State College. Ms. Cartwright-Vanzant receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Nonfinancial: Rachel Cartwright-Vanzant has no relevant nonfinancial relationship to disclose.