Summaries of Regents Actions
on Professional Misconduct and Discipline

April 2020

Terms under which this information is provided.



- Architecture - Engineering and Land Surveying - Nursing - Pharmacy - Social Work - Veterinary Medicine -


Architecture

A Form Architecture PC; New York, NY
Profession: Architecture; Cal. No. 31520
Regents Action Date: April 6, 2020
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: $2,500.
Summary: Registrant did not contest the charge of accepting professional responsibility for a structural stability inspection when it was not competent to perform said inspection.

Andrew A. Formichella; New York, NY
Profession: Architect; Lic. No. 017578; Cal. No. 31519
Regents Action Date: April 6, 2020
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 1 year stayed suspension, 1 year probation, $2,500 fine.
Summary: Licensee did not contest the charge of accepting professional responsibility for a structural stability inspection, which he knew he was not competent to perform.

 

Engineering and Land Surveying

Spiro Chris Colaitis; Manhasset, NY
Profession: Professional Engineer; Lic. No. 072872; Cal. No. 31658
Regents Action Date: April 6, 2020
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 3 months actual suspension, 21 months stayed suspension, 2 years probation.
Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of having been convicted of Casting More than One Ballot at any Election, a felony in the 3rd Degree in Florida, which if committed in New York would constitute Illegal Voting, a class E felony.

Ann C. Hickey; New York, NY
Profession: Professional Engineer; Lic. No. 065430; Cal. No. 31576
Regents Action Date: April 6, 2020 (See also September 2004)
Action: Application to surrender license granted.
Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of having been convicted of Forgery in the 3rd Degree, a class A misdemeanor.

L-Squared PE PC; College Point, NY
Profession: Professional Engineer; Cal. No. 31396
Regents Action Date: April 6, 2020
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: $1,000 fine.
Summary: Registrant did not contest the charge of filing four jobs with the New York City Department of Buildings, which resulted in objections being issued.

Ben Zhaoming Liang; Jericho, NY
Profession: Professional Engineer; Lic. No. 085428; Cal. No. 31395
Regents Action Date: April 6, 2020
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 1 year stayed suspension, 1 year probation, $1,000 fine.
Summary: Licensee did not contest the charge of filing four jobs with the New York City Department of Buildings, which resulted in objections being issued.

Allen Parmet; Springfield, NJ
Profession: Professional Engineer; Lic. No. 032813; Cal. No. 31855
Regents Action Date: April 6, 2020
Action: Application to surrender license granted.
Summary: Licensee did not contest the charge of being impaired by Alzheimer’s disease and Dementia while practicing the profession of engineering.

 

Nursing

Katrina L. Belding; St. Petersburg, FL
Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 636489; Cal. No. 29023
Regents Action Date: April 6, 2020
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: Indefinite actual suspension of at least 2 months and until licensee participates in a course of therapy and treatment and until fit to practice, upon return to practice in the State of New York, 2 years probation. 
Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of having been convicted of Offering a False Instrument for Filing in the 2nd Degree, a misdemeanor.

Eryn Rose Bilynsky; Lawrence, KS
Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 628431; Cal. No. 31619
Regents Action Date: April 6, 2020
Action: Application to surrender license granted.
Summary: Licensee did not contest the charge of stealing controlled substances in the State of Kansas.

Michelle Marie Couse; Shortsville, NY
Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 417699; Cal. No. 31654
Regents Action Date: April 6, 2020
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 years stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of having been convicted of Driving While Intoxicated.

Nitzia Florencia Distance; East Patchogue, NY
Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 593599; Cal. No. 30188
Regents Action Date: April 6, 2020
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 years stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee did not contest the charge of failing to maintain a record for each patient, which accurately reflected the evaluation and treatment of said patients.

Caroline Elizabeth Ebriel Bubb; Carson City, NV
Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 490202; Cal. No. 31908
Regents Action Date: April 6, 2020
Action: Application to surrender license granted.
Summary: Licensee did not contest the charge of falsely entering, in a patient's chart, elements of a surgical procedure, prior to the surgery actually taking place, in the State of Nevada.

Horace Richard Horton a/k/a Horace Richard Horton III; Galway, NY
Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse, Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. Nos. 311072, 712196; Cal. Nos. 31586, 31587
Regents Action Date: April 6, 2020
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 years stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of medication administration errors.

Eric Bruce Jacobs; Oneida, NY
Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 282714; Cal. No. 31595
Regents Action Date: April 6, 2020
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 years stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $250 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of failing to maintain accurate records.

Sharon Louise Killam; Campbell, NY
Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 315170; Cal. No. 31413
Regents Action Date: April 6, 2020
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 1 month actual suspension, 23 months stayed suspension, upon return to practice, 2 years probation.
Summary: Licensee did not contest the charge of medication administration error.

Mickey John McLaughlin; Potsdam, NY
Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 644927; Cal. No. 31594
Regents Action Date: April 6, 2020
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon:  6 months actual suspension, 18 months stayed suspension, upon return to practice  2 years probation, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of failing to follow orders for the use of restraints.

Krystal Mary Modugno; Geneva, NY
Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 320674; Cal. No. 31346
Regents Action Date: April 6, 2020
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 1 year stayed suspension, 1 year probation, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to charges of having been convicted of Falsely Reporting an Incident in the 3rd Degree and Driving While Ability Impaired by Drugs.

Luis Miguel Montinola Gosiengfiao; New York, NY
Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 633053; Cal. No. 31457
Regents Action Date: April 6, 2020
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 years stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $1,000 fine.
Summary: Licensee did not contest the charge of failing to complete and submit home care records.

Jason Robert Moore; Morrisonville, NY
Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 288958; Cal. No. 30591
Regents Action Date: April 6, 2020
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 years stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $250 fine.
Summary: Licensee did not contest the charge of failure to take blood pressure prior to administering blood pressure medication.

Kristi Rene Purcell; Rochester, NY
Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 728014; Cal. No. 31467
Regents Action Date: April 6, 2020
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 years stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee did not contest the charge of documenting checks that were not completed; failure to adequately attend a high risk patient; inadequate documentation.

Judy Quashie a/k/a Judy Helen Franklyn-Quashie; Rosedale, NY
Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse, Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. Nos. 212114, 430814; Cal. Nos. 31608, 31609
Regents Action Date: April 6, 2020
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 1 year stayed suspension, 1 year probation, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of failing to properly document her assessment of a patient.

Amy S. Roth; Woodland Hills, CA
Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 235554; Cal. No. 31871
Regents Action Date: April 6, 2020
Action: Application to surrender license granted.
Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of having been convicted of Driving Under the Influence with a blood alcohol concentration of .08% or more in the State of California, a misdemeanor, which if committed in New York would constitute Driving While Intoxicated, an unclassified misdemeanor.

Garrett Sahrle; Wayland, NY
Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 631895; Cal. No. 31418
Regents Action Date: April 6, 2020
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 1 month actual suspension, 23 months stayed suspension, upon return to practice, 2 years probation, $750 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of incorrect transcription of a medication into patient's electronic health record.

Amanda L. Stallings; Beacon, NY
Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 168641; Cal. No. 31559
Regents Action Date: April 6, 2020
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: Indefinite actual suspension until she participates in a course of therapy and treatment and until fit to practice, upon return to practice, 2 years probation.
Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of having been convicted of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the 7th Degree, a class A misdemeanor.

Abigail Tolentino; Glendale, NY
Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 658080; Cal. No. 31451
Regents Action Date: April 6, 2020
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 years stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee did not contest the charge of failing to complete and turn over home care records.

Kamiah Turmon a/k/a Ka'miah Turmon; Troy, NY
Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 719917; Cal. No. 31443
Regents Action Date: April 6, 2020
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 years stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee did not contest the charge of claiming overtime not entitled to.

Alissa Lynn Valentine; Oneonta, NY
Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 685224; Cal. No. 31610
Regents Action Date: April 6, 2020
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 years stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee did not contest the charge of pre-charting home health care visits.

Tammy Lee Withrow; Watertown, NY
Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 190221; Cal. No. 31653
Regents Action Date: April 6, 2020
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 years stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of having been convicted of Burglary in the State of Pennsylvania; which if committed in New York would constitute Burglary in the 2nd Degree, a class C felony.

Natasha Ryan Zittin; Winston Salem, NC
Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 657542; Cal. No. 31585
Regents Action Date: April 6, 2020
Action: Application to surrender license granted.
Summary: Licensee did not contest charges of failing to timely medicate a patient, in the State of North Carolina, who had a physician’s order for prescription medication and failing to note a summary of events in a patient’s medical record in the State of North Carolina.

Robin A. Zornow; East Williamson, NY
Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 259381; Cal. No. 31602
Regents Action Date: April 6, 2020
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 1 year stayed suspension, 1 year probation, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of having been convicted of Petit Larceny.

 

Pharmacy

ABC Pharmacy, Inc.; Brooklyn, NY
Profession: Pharmacy; Reg. No. 026818; Cal. No. 31502
Regents Action Date: April 6, 2020 (See also April 2008)
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: $5,000 fine.
Summary: Registrant did not contest the charge of storing a substantial quantity of insulin, in a refrigerator, at an improper temperature.

Hoi In Mui; Brooklyn, NY
Profession: Pharmacist; Lic. No. 049387; Cal. No. 31886
Regents Action Date: April 6, 2020
Action: Application to surrender license granted.
Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of having been convicted of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the 3rd Degree, a class B felony and Criminal Possession of a Forged Instrument in the 2nd Degree, a class D felony.

 

Social Work

Nadine Carla Andree Campbell; Albany, NY
Profession: Licensed Master Social Worker; Lic. No. 054265; Cal. No. 31383
Regents Action Date: April 6, 2020
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 years stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $250 fine.
Summary: Licensee did not contest the charge of boundary violations.

Christina V. Dadey; Batavia, NY
Profession: Licensed Master Social Worker; Lic. No. 063499; Cal. No. 31511
Regents Action Date: April 6, 2020
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 years stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of having been convicted of Driving While Intoxicated.

Franc J. Libihoul; West Hurley, NY
Profession: Licensed Clinical Social Worker; Lic. No. 037837; Cal. No. 31615
Regents Action Date: April 6, 2020
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 years stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee did not contest the charge of failure to maintain accurate patient records.

Kristin Ackner McFerran; Latham, NY
Profession: Licensed Master Social Worker; Lic. No. 086566; Cal. No. 31647
Regents Action Date: April 6, 2020 (See also February 2016)
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 years stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $750 fine.
Summary: Licensee did not contest the charge of having been convicted of Driving While Intoxicated.

Jeanne Elizabeth Perrotta; Hopewell Junction, NY
Profession: Licensed Master Social Worker; Lic. No. 097694; Cal. No. 31872
Regents Action Date: April 6, 2020
Action: Application to surrender license granted.
Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of having been convicted of Petit Larceny, a misdemeanor.

Victoria Fern Tilbe-Hugel; Rochester, NY
Profession: Licensed Clinical Social Worker; Lic. No. 058606; Cal. No. 30884
Regents Action Date: April 6, 2020
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 years stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to charges of practicing with moral unfitness in the practice and committing boundary violations with a client.

 

Veterinary Medicine

Terry D. Hausserman; Boonville, NY
Profession: Veterinarian; Lic. No. 005599; Cal. No. 31632
Regents Action Date: April 6, 2020
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 1 month actual suspension, 11 months stayed suspension, 1 year probation, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of failing to maintain accurate records.

 

 

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Last Updated: May 19, 2020