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Dr. Carol Boersma, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Charlottesville, VA. She has 15 years of experience. Her specialties include Legal Medicine. Dr. Boersma is affiliated with Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital, Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital and University of Virginia Medical Center. She speaks English.
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Specialties & Expertise
Dr. Carol Boersma has the following 1 specialty and 1 board certification.
Legal medicine specialists advise on a variety of laws and regulations regarding health care and public health. This include disability claims, hospital law, privacy laws and physicians’ obligations and liabilities. They typically have a medical degree and a law degree so they're able to address specific legal issues that apply to medical professionals, hospitals and clinics.
Compared to forensic medicine, which deals with determining cause of death in criminal investigations, they deal with issues that impact patient care and they’re also typically involved in assessing illegal substance use in athletes.
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