For speedy launch: June 2, 2022 (22-076)
Make contact with: Sharon Moysiuk, Communications 360-549-6471
General public inquiries: Wellbeing Methods Purchaser Service 360-236-4700
OLYMPIA — The Washington State Section of Well being has revoked or suspended the licenses, certifications, or registrations of the adhering to well being treatment vendors in our condition. The department has also straight away suspended the credentials of men and women who have been prohibited from working towards in other states.
The department’s Well being Programs High quality Assurance Division will work with boards, commissions and advisory committees to set licensing standards for much more than 80 overall health treatment professions (e.g., dentists, nurses, counselors). Info about disciplinary action taken against health-related doctors and medical professional assistants can be located on the Washington Clinical Commission (WMC) web site. Thoughts about WMC disciplinary steps can be despatched to [email protected]
Info about overall health treatment companies is on the agency’s website. Click on on “Glance up a overall health care supplier license” in the “How Do I?” portion of the Office of Overall health home site (doh.wa.gov). The site contains information about a wellbeing treatment provider’s license status, the expiration and renewal date of their credential, disciplinary actions and copies of legal paperwork issued just after July 1998. This info is also obtainable by calling 360-236-4700. Consumers who think a overall health care provider acted unprofessionally are also encouraged to phone and report their grievance.
In April 2022 the Nursing Assistant System suspended the certified nursing assistant license of Akberet M. Tekle (NC10083574). The Section of Social and Wellbeing Products and services decided that he neglected a susceptible adult and placed Tekle on a registry that helps prevent him from currently being utilized to care for vulnerable older people.
In April 2022 the Nursing Commission suspended the certified useful nurse credential of Janet Elizabeth Scurlock (LP60178939) and denied Scurlock’s application for reinstatement of the license. The Oregon Condition Board of Nursing had revoked Scurlock’s license for failing to comply with substance use treatment method and checking demands.
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In April 2022 the secretary of health suspended for at least 36 months the mental health license of Judith L. Miniken (LH00010642). Miniken violated skilled ethics regulations when she ended a therapeutic romance with a client who moved into her house.
In April 2022 the Material Use Condition Expert Application and chemical dependency skilled trainee (now compound use disorder expert trainee) Steven Lee Campbell (CO60733606) entered an agreement that suspends his license. Campbell did not enter a compound use software, which was required as part of a 2021 settlement.
In March 2022 the secretary of well being suspended the company affiliated counselor and registered nursing assistant licenses of Paul Thomas Boros (CG60249751, NA00133095). Boros engaged in actual physical contact with a client at Western Point out Hospital immediately after the client blocked his route, attempted to steal his lunchbox, and tore up his health-related paperwork.
In March 2022 the secretary of health revoked the registered nursing assistant license of Kelvin Muthomi Njeru (NA60924253). Njeru was billed with rape right after the assisted residing facility wherever he worked described the sexual assault of a affected individual and a DNA take a look at confirmed a sturdy link to Njeru. He was suspended from practising in November.
In April 2022 the secretary of well being suspended the house treatment aide credential of Carolyn L. Demonstrates (HM60774986). Exhibits financially exploited a affected person she cared for by accepting a personal loan for $700 and the gift of a car valued at $2,200.
In March 2022 the secretary of wellbeing suspended for at minimum five yrs the registered company affiliated counselor license of Jeremy Samuel Kochrian (CG60148814). While delivering household treatment to a customer and her son, Kochrian exchanged sexually explicit textual content messages with the consumer and experienced sex with her numerous situations.
In March 2022 the secretary of wellness suspended the qualified nursing assistant license of Deanna Anita-Emily Leos (NC60087144). Leos unsuccessful to comply with a 2020 agreement that place her license on probation, essential she advise her employer of the settlement, and deliver quarterly effectiveness evaluations.
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