For quick launch: December 28, 2021 (21-259)
Make contact with: Sharon Moysiuk, Communications 360-549-6471
Public inquiries: Wellness Methods Customer Service 360-236-4700
Condition disciplines overall health care providers
OLYMPIA — The Washington Condition Office of Wellness has taken disciplinary steps or withdrawn costs in opposition to the next health and fitness treatment companies in our point out.
The department’s Overall health Techniques Good quality Assurance Division is effective with boards, commissions, and advisory committees to set licensing criteria for much more than 80 health care professions (e.g., dentists, nurses, counselors). Data about disciplinary action taken versus medical health professionals and doctor assistants can be located on the Washington Clinical Fee (WMC) web page. Questions about WMC disciplinary steps can be despatched to [email protected].
Facts about well being treatment companies is on the agency site. Click on on “Appear up a health treatment company license” in the “How Do I?” part of the Division of Health web-site (doh.wa.gov). The web page includes information about a wellness treatment provider’s license standing, the expiration and renewal day of their credential, disciplinary steps and copies of legal files issued after July 1998. This details is also out there by contacting 360-236-4700. Buyers who imagine a wellness treatment provider acted unprofessionally are inspired to simply call and report their grievance.
In November 2021 the Clinical Assistant Application billed certified professional medical assistant Summer months Lee Barnhill (CM60892264) with unprofessional conduct for alleged misuse of controlled substances.
In November 2021 the Therapeutic massage Therapist Method charged massage therapist Baozhai Wang (MA60671984) with unprofessional carry out. Wang allegedly carried out breast massages on a few consumers without the need of authorization or clinical basis.
In Oct 2021 the secretary of overall health denied the application of Stephanie Lynn Case (CG61165704) for an agency affiliated counselor credential.
In September 2021 the secretary of overall health denied the application of Joshua Robert Higdon (NC60987198) for a accredited nursing assistant license for failure to supply expected proof of a material use evaluation.
In November 2021 the Nursing Commission granted the launch of phrases and disorders for registered nurse Shawn Michael Higginbotham (RN60002592).
In November 2021 the Nursing Commission billed registered nurse Kayla Erin Wilson (RN60295492) with unprofessional carry out for allegedly failing to comply with a material abuse checking contract.
In November 2021 the Unlicensed Exercise System issued a notice of intent to difficulty a stop-and-desist get to Yelena Leonchenkova for unlicensed practice as a medical doctor. Leonchenkova allegedly practiced medication by injecting Botox into a man or woman. Leonchenkova has no license enabling her to complete injections.
In November 2021 the Nursing Commission charged certified sensible nurse Lisa K. Whitcher (LP00020987) with unprofessional perform. Whitcher was allegedly beneath the affect of liquor even though on responsibility at the facility exactly where she labored.
In September 2021 the secretary of overall health reinstated the licenses of licensed nursing assistant and registered nursing assistant Zaldy Devera Frago (NC60506600, NA60279244).
In November 2021 the Nursing Assistant and Property Treatment Aide Applications charged registered nursing assistant and household treatment aide Ceara Ardellia Howell (NA60075431, HM60824028) with unprofessional carry out and violating benchmarks of care. Howell allegedly applied her placement to consider possession of a patient’s property by owning herself stated as the beneficiary for the affected person.
In October 2021 the Unlicensed Observe Software issued a recognize of intent to problem a stop-and-desist get to Caroline Antipolo Dacumos for unlicensed practice as a massage therapist. Dacumos allegedly marketed herself as a therapeutic massage therapist but did not have a license.
In September 2021 the Medical Assistant Method billed licensed health-related assistant Theresa A. Coleman (CM60383699) with unprofessional carry out for allegedly failing to comply with a material use monitoring system stipulation.
In November 2021 the Dental Commission billed dentist David G. Myaskovsky (DE00007078) with unprofessional conduct. Rates state that Myaskovsky violated the standards of care, misrepresented points to the commission, and mismanaged affected individual records.
In November 2021 the Unlicensed Observe System issued a see of intent to situation a cease-and-desist purchase to Theis Kevin for the unlicensed apply of therapeutic massage therapy. Kevin allegedly provided to deliver therapeutic massage therapy providers in a social media ad without the need of holding a license.
In November 2021 the Nursing Commission granted the release of conditions and ailments for registered nurse Ann-Lisa Delight Gubbels (RN60019565).
In September 2021 the Nursing Commission granted a certified sensible nurse license to Kayla Serbantez (LP61213419), matter to participation in a compound use checking application.
In November 2021 the secretary of well being terminated the oversight and checking problems of material use problem experienced trainee Jeremy Damon Oberender (CO60932728).
In November 2021 the Nursing Fee billed registered nurse Jo Ann Filan (RN00170137) with unprofessional carry out for allegedly making an attempt to divert controlled substances from the facility where by she labored.
In November 2021 the secretary of well being terminated the oversight and monitoring circumstances of material use condition skilled trainee Jeffrey Clinton Grant (CO60944500).
In November 2021 the secretary of health and fitness granted the termination of probation for registered nursing assistant Heather Marie Johnson (NA60995343).
In Oct 2021 the Unlicensed Exercise Program issued a recognize of intent to challenge a cease-and-desist get to Karen G. A. Mittet for unlicensed follow as a counselor. Mittet allegedly represented herself as a counselor in marketing solutions, conference with, and featuring counseling remedy services to a DOH wellbeing treatment investigator. Mittet has no license to exercise counseling in Washington.
In November 2021 the Mental Wellbeing Counselor Application charged mental health and fitness counselor Jamilyn Rose Ellis (LH60637336) with sexual misconduct and unprofessional conduct. Ellis allegedly experienced a sexual relationship with a affected individual and tried out to hide it from DOH investigators.
In November 2021 the secretary of health granted the termination of the oversight and monitoring disorders of accredited nursing assistant Marta Jo Lichota, also regarded as Marta Jo Davadi (NC60809648).
Nevada: In November 2021 the Nursing Commission reconsidered the suspension of registered nurse Floyd R. Clendenen (RN00088056) and positioned his license on probation for two decades. Clendenen should comply with phrases and problems, together with continuing instruction and quarterly employer performance analysis reviews.
Oregon: In November 2021 the Nursing Commission granted the release of terms and situations for registered nurse Rebecca Clair Pulito (RN60740390).
Be aware to Editors: Health care vendors charged with unprofessional perform have 20 days to respond to the Department of Health and fitness in producing. The circumstance then enters the settlement course of action. If no disciplinary arrangement can be arrived at, the situation will go to a listening to.