Turkington Medical

Turkington Medical

Kirsten Turkington, DNP, APRN, CNLCP

7339 E. Williams Drive, #25626 Scottsdale, AZ 85255

About the Expert

Dr. Kirsten Turkington is a Certified Nurse Life Care Planner, board certified Family Nurse Practitioner and Health Consultant. Dr. Turkington provides life care plan construction and review, cost estimations, care coordination, advocate services and case management across the lifespan. Diagnoses (not limited to): Catastrophic conditions (multiple trauma, firearms, birth related) Complex medical concerns (cardiac, transplants, multi-organ) Neurological injuries (Strokes, Traumatic Brain Injury, Spinal Cord Injury) Neurosurgical conditions (Chiari, Syringomyelia, Hydrocephalus, Shunts) Assault and interpersonal violence Services: Comprehensive Life Care Plans Life Care Plan Reviews Medical Cost Estimates Billing Reviews Special Needs Trust Consultation Disability needs evaluations Special Education: IEP and Section 504 Consultations

Areas of Expertise

  • Life Care Planning
  • Medical Case Review

Expert's Profile

Dr. Kirsten Turkington is your expert clinical resource for Life Care Planning, Case Evaluations and Cost Estimates. She is an experienced clinician, Certified Nurse Life Care Planner and board certified Family Nurse Practitioner with multi-state nursing licensure, based in the southwest. Dr. Turkington provides life care plan construction and review, cost estimations, care coordination, and case management services for plaintiff, defense and non-litigation clients (individuals, families, estate planners and trustees).

Dr. Turkington's clinical background encompasses the continuum of clinical care. Her experience includes pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric care within Family Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Critical Care, Neurosurgical, Rehabilitation, Skilled Nursing and outpatient disciplines. She is a recognized forensic expert.

Dr. Turkington is a published author and experienced presenter as well as a National Registry certified EMT (NREMT). She offers clinical services including case management, school based evaluations for Section 504 and IEP plans and advocacy services. Additionally, Dr. Turkington is available to meet with Financial Planners, Estate Planning attorneys and Elder Law attorneys specifically regarding future financial needs.

Personal Achievements

Education

  • DNP, Nursing
  • Certificate in Forensic Nursing
  • MSN, Advanced Practice Nursing (FNP)
  • BSN, Nursing
  • BA, Psychology

Licenses

  • APRN -- Arizona
  • RN -- Arizona

Special Training

  • Nurse Life Care Planning
  • Forensics
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Emergency Services

Organizations

  • American Association of Nurse Life Care Planning
  • American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
  • American Nurses Association
  • Arizona Nurses Association

Honors

  • DNP Highest Distinction
  • MSN Honors
  • BSN Magna Cum Laude
  • BA Cum Laude

Publications

  • Published Author: Journal the American Association of Legal Nurse Consultants
  • Published Author: Journal the American Association of Nurse Life Care Planners

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Listed in the Following States

Turkington Medical is listed with ExpertPages in the following jurisdictions: All US Regions and States, Canada (all Provinces).