Adams Hall Schieffelin & Smith, P.A. - medical malpractice defense

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Adams Hall Schieffelin & Smith, P.A.
1030 West Canton Ave., Ste 200
Winter Park, FL 32789
Phone: 407-378-4762
Toll Free: 888-839-7596
Fax: 407-628-3848
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Who We Are:

A Florida
General and Insurance
Defense Litigation 
Law Firm.

Who We Serve:

Businesses and Professionals
Throughout Florida.


Educating Florida Healthcare Providers and Professionals

Adams Hall Schieffelin & Smith, P.A., offers our hospital and health care provider clients a wide array of resources and seminars on current issues and emerging strategies that are critical to the successful risk management functions. Topics include:

  • Advance Directives
  • AIDS Update for Physicians
  • AIDS: Special Ethical and Legal Issues
  • Antitrust and Credentialing Issues for Hospitals
  • Auxillians
  • Board of Trustees' Legal Responsibilities
  • COBRA Legislative Updates
  • Code 15 Reporting
  • Confidentiality of Psychological Records
  • Confidentiality of the Peer Review Process
  • Control Concepts of Risk Management
  • Credentialing Allied Health Professionals
  • Critical Care Unit Legal Issues
  • Defense Practices in Medical Malpractice
  • Deposition Preparation
  • DNR
  • Economic Damages
  • Emergency Room Contracts and Vicarious Liability
  • Emergency Room Law
  • Fearless Deposition and Documentation for Defense
  • Fraud and Medicare Abuse
  • Health Care Quality Improvement Act Issues
  • HIV-Informed Consent
  • Informed Consent: Patients Signing Out AMA
  • Legal Aspects of Critical Care
  • Legal Aspects of Medical Records Documentation
  • Legal Issues and the Phlebotomist
  • Legal Issues Concerning the Granting of Medical Staff Privileges
  • Legal Issues for Mental Health Professionals: the Rights of the Mentally Ill
  • Living Wills
  • Malpractice Issues Facing Laparoscopic Surgeries
  • Medical Records in the Courtroom
  • Mock Deposition and Trial demonstrations/participation
  • Nursing Documentation
  • Nursing: Legal Implications of Confidentiality
  • Organ Donation Issues
  • Patient Confidentiality
  • Patient Self Determination Act
  • Physician Charting Guidelines
  • Physician Documentation for Non-compliant Patients
  • Presuit Screening
  • Risk Management: A Practice Enhancement Approach for Physicians
  • Safe Medical Devises
  • Sentinel Event Reporting
  • The Health Information Highway: Its Impact on Documentation
  • Withholding and Withdrawal of Life Support:

Contact our firm online or by phone at 407-378-4762 to schedule a seminar or discuss any of our continuing educational offerings in greater detail.

The attorneys of Adams Hall Schieffelin & Smith, P.A., represent clients in general and insurance defense litigation throughout Florida, including in Orlando, Daytona Beach, Tampa Bay, Clearwater, Lakeland, Jacksonville, West Palm Beach, Boca Raton, Panama City, Tallahassee, Pensacola, New Smyrna Beach, Ormond Beach, Palm Coast, Cocoa Beach, Melbourne, Titusville, Ft. Lauderdale, Miami, Winter Haven, Kissimmee, Tavares, Leesburg, Ocala, Brevard County and Orange County.