Meeting Agenda

State Board for Occupational Therapy

32 Lake Road

Salisbury Mills, NY  12577

Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 10:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.


  • 10:00 - 10:15   Get Organized
    • Introduction of Participants and New Board Members
    • Review and Approve Minutes of March 7, 2016 Meeting
    • Review and Approve Agenda
  • 10:15 - 10:30 Executive Session
    • Discussion of disciplinary matter decided by the Board of Regents in February 2016
  • 10:30 - 10:45 Report of the Chair
    • Updates from Previous Meeting
  • 10:45 - 11:00 Report of the Executive Secretary
    • Update on Board Member Reimbursement
    • Update on Legislation
    • License Statistics
    • NYSED Citizenship Regulation
  • 11:00 - 11:30 - Current Business
    • OTA Licensure Update
      • Status of Regulations
      • Professional title after implementation
      • OTA education equivalence determination
  • 11:30 - 12:00 - Lunch
  • 12:00 - 2:00 New Business
    • License Portability
    • NBCOT Examination Requirements
      • OT must hold master's degree (blocks foreign trained equivalents)
      • OTA must be associates degree (blocks OT degree holders)
    • Continuing Competency Sponsor and Course Approval Process
      • Briefing on Process and List of Approved Sponsors
      • Briefing on Issues
    • Payment by OTA for OT Supervision
    • Roll out of on-line application - OT a pilot profession
  • 2:00 - 2:30 - Wrap Up
  • 2:30 - Adjourn
Last Updated: July 11, 2016