When you work with Druse Consulting Firm, LLC, you get the advantage of experience, which will enhance your cases so that you can obtain your desired results in your legal cases. Frank C. Druse III, our board certified, Masters-prepared expert legal nurse consultant provides a full range of services including case screenings, preparing case summaries, finding expert witnesses, as well as assisting in the discovery process.
Frank C. Druse III, MSN, MHA, RN, CEN, CPEN, CLNC
Owner and Founder
January 2015– Present
Druse Consulting Firm, Port Chester NY
As a Certified Legal Nurse Consultant, I bring my clinical and administrative experience to the cases I review in order to determine the merit, aide in discovery, and help attorney-clients build successful cases.
Clinical Assistant Professor
January 2016– Present
Pace University, Pleasantville, NY
Currently I am serving as a full-time clinical professor teaching in the both the didactic and clinical settings.
Per Diem Emergency Room Nurse
April 2015– Present
Northern Westchester Hospital, Mount Kisco, NY
Currently I am serving as a casual per diem staff nurse within their Emergency Department.
Adjunct Instructor- Academic Promotion received effective 8/2016
April 2013– Present
Utica College, Utica NY
Currently I am serving as an adjunct faculty member in the RN-BSN online program.
Nursing Administrator, Employee Health Officer
February 2013- Present
Burke Rehabilitation Hospital
Provide nursing supervision for a 150-bed acute rehabilitation hospital during the off shift time periods.
Independent Contractor Emergency Nursing Clinical Education
Quality Training Solutions Corporation, Utica NY
Developed and implemented a review course based on the Emergency Nurse’s Association’s Core Curriculum to prepare nurses to take the Board
Certification Examination for Emergency Nursing. This course was presented in cooperation with New York State Nurses’ Association. Scheduled for four additional classes in 2016.
June 2012- December 2014
Nyack Hospital, Nyack, NY
Provide nursing supervision for a 277 bed hospital during the off shift time periods, served as Nurse Manager of Inpatient Pediatrics, Medical-Surgical Nursing, and served as Chair of the Leadership council.
Clinical Performance in Nursing Examination Examiner
October 2011– March 2014
Excelsior College, Albany, NY
Facilitate and conduct the CPNE examination at New York Hospital Queens, St. Peter’s Hospital (Albany, NY) and Albany Medical Center.
January 2013- December 2013
Mohawk Valley Community College, Utica, NY
Currently I am serving on the second year faculty teaching lecture, clinical, and lab
ER Travel RN
May 2010– August 2010, March 2012–June 2012
Trustaff Travel Nursing
Albany Medical Center– Level I Trauma Center
Freemont-Rideout Hospital– Level III Trauma Center
Assistant Nurse Manager
August 2010–January 2012 Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, NY
Provide leadership and direction to staff in a 35 bed Emergency Room. Responsibilities include; precepting/mentoring nursing staff and students, providing clinical expertise, provision and evaluation of staff education, provision and evaluation of hands on procedures and care of patients, evaluating staff, and completing gap analysis for patient charts to ensure quality care.
June 2009–April 2010 New York Organ Donor Network, New York, NY
Responsibilities included clinician and educator roles. The clinical function included provision of care to maximize organ function until procurement occurred by mentoring clinical staff as well as assisting with the provision of care of the donor patient. Educator role involved educating families of potential donors, educating staff of hospitals of all different disciplines, and community education to promote awareness of organ donation and provision of care for the organ donor.
Per Diem Staff RN
Emergency Room November 2007- December 2009 Greenwich Hospital, Greenwich, CT
Responsibilities include management of 57 patients and relief charge. Assisted in clinical education and revalidation in annual competencies. Also functioned as a mentor and evaluator of new staff hired to the Emergency Department.
December 2006- November 2007
Responsibilities include staff relief in Emergency Departments averaging 40 beds.
April 2005– December 2006
Per Diem RN January 2007– August 2008
Faxton-St. Luke’s Healthcare, Utica, NY
Staff nurse responsibilities include provision of care in a 40 bed Renal Medicine floor.
Staff nurse in interventional radiology, Per Diem ER, and ICU.
American Nurses’ Association- Member
Emergency Nurses Association– Member
Sigma Theta Tau– Nursing Honor Society– Member
National League of Nursing- Member
National Alliance of Certified Legal Nurse Consultants
Basic Life Support for Healthcare Provider Certification Expires 3/2019
Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certification Expires 3/2019
Pediatric Advanced Life Support Certification Expires 3/2019
Certified Emergency Nurse
Certified Pediatric Emergency Nurse
Certified Legal Nurse Consultant
New York License– 564367 Expires 08/30/2019
New Jersey License- 26NR18335800 Expires 05/31/2019
Connecticut License– 80739 Expires 09/30/2017
California License– 725418 Expires 10/31/2017
Pennsylvania License- RN694450 Expires 10/31/2018