Dr. Lybarger provides expert witness services related to health, education and
human services. He can provide Standard of Care opinions related to quality of care and treatment. Dr. Lybarger has a PH.D. in Behavior Disorders.
Over 30 years of experience in health and human services agencies allows Dr. Lybarger to offer quality opinions efficiently. His education, training and experience in quality assurance, performance management and compliance issues form the foundation for his practice. From 1994 - 2003 he was the administrator of a community hospital (which included a long-term care unit), provided professional supervision over a Medicaid-certified 50-bed nursing home, and managed a community mental retardation program. Currently he teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in management at Friends University in Wichita, Kansas.
His casework has included:
- developmental disabilities, juvenile treatment facilities, private psychiatric facilities, community mental health centers and special education
- deficient practices in nursing care centers, assisted living centers
- mental retardation
- compensation disputes related to medical centers, nursing homes
- loss of life potential
- personal injury
- wrongful death
Dr. Lybarger has provided deposition testimony 28 times, trial testimony six times, spends 15% of his professional time in expert witness work and is retained by the plaintiff 90% of the time. His Fee Schedule will be provided on request.