Hospitalist and Internal Medicine Physician - Expert Witness
Dr. Wan has served in this capacity at Asante Rogue Medical Center, the 3rd highest ranked hospital in Oregon and largest in Southern Oregon. Her background positions her for excellent expertise about overarching patient care and best practices. She draws on this expertise in providing a depth and breadth of opinions in rendering medical legal opinions.
Dr. Wan prides herself in high-quality expert witness consulting services and prompt turnaround time. She is highly reliable and has the ability to meet tight deadlines if needed.
With a special interest in providing quality care and practicing Evidence-Based Medicine, Dr. Wan has coordinated the quarterly Case Discussions on Mortality and Morbidity for the past 5 years at Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center.
Prior to her medical career, Dr. Wan worked as a journalist for various magazines and newspapers. She has the unique ability to explain complex medical jargon and procedures in a manner that a layperson could understand. She has served as a preceptor for medical and nursing students. Dr. Wan has also authored medical and public health content for the public, including online for a Hospitalist Group public education website. built several websites including the website for her hospitalist group.
In addition to her clinical practice, she serves as the Medical Director for Clinical Documentation Improvement and Utilization Management at Asante for her hospital. She is well-versed in Center of Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) guidelines for Hospital-Acquired Conditions (HACs), Diagnosis-Related Coding (DRG) as well as and status of care criteria.
Dr. Wan chairs education conferences for Clinical Documentation Improvement (CDI) nurses and clinical coders and to improve and enhance helps improve hospital quality standards and hospital revenue cycle management.
As a Forensic/Medical-Legal consultant, Dr. Wan is currently retained as a medical consultant for the Oregon Medical Board regarding physician competency and investigations about medical care.
To discuss potential expert witness or other medico-legal work, Dr. Wan offers a 15-minute complimentary case discussion to ensure the case is a good fit for both parties.
Dr. Ee Lin Wan has extensive experience in quality of care chart reviews, medical writing and journalism. She has the ability to provide accurate and prompt follow-up with retaining attorneys.
Her specialties include:
Pulmonary Embolism, GI Bleed, Pneumonia, COPD, Cancer, Epidural Abscess, Myocardial Infarction, Infections (including Covid-19), Renal Failure, Stroke, Compression Fractures Bowel Obstruction, and Diabetes.
Areas of Expertise
Critical Care Medicine; Congestive Heart Failure; Decubitus Ulcers/Bed Sores; Myocardial Infarction; Chest Pain; Diabetes; Covid-19; Internal Medicine; Hospitalist; Evidence based Medicine; EBM, Hospital Medicine.
Doctor of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada;
Associate Diploma in Medical Sciences, International Medical University, Malaysia
Articles Published by Ee Lin Wan, MD
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