Summaries of Regents Actions
On Professional Misconduct and Discipline*
April 1996

Certified Social Work - Dentistry - Engineering and Land Surveying - Nursing - Pharmacy - Podiatry - Public Accountancy

Certified Social Work

Stanley Foodim, Great Neck, NY

Profession: Certified Social Worker; Lic. No. 000235; Cal. No. 14751;
Regents Action Date: April 24, 1996
Action: $5,000 fine, probation 2 years.
Summary: Licensee admitted that he cannot successfully defend against charges that he engaged in a sexual relationship with a former patient within one month of the termination of the professional-client relationship.

Janne Dooley, West Babylon, NY

Profession: Certified Social Worker; Lic. No. 026095; Cal. No. 15281
Regents Action Date: April 24, 1996
Action: Revocation, execution of revocation stayed, probation 3 years, $5,000 fine, 50 hours of public service.
Summary: Licensee did not contest charges that she engaged in a sexual relationship with a former patient within approximately six months of the termination of the professional-client relationship, whom she knew to have been romantically involved with another former patient.

Lori Jo Murphy, Watertown, NY

Profession: Certified Social Worker; Lic. No. 037135; Cal. No. 15431
Regents Action Date: April 24, 1996
Action: $1,000 fine, probation 1 year.
Summary: Licensee did not contest charges that she revealed confidential information about a client without the client's consent, and further offered to hire a client to work for her.


Dentistry

William D. Moody, White Plains, NY

Profession: Dentist; Lic. No. 030878; Cal. No. 13190;
Regents Action Date: April 24, 1996 (see also April 1998 and November 2010)
Action: 2 year suspension, execution of suspension stayed, $5,000 fine.
Summary: Licensee was found guilty of a charge of failing to respond to a letter directing him to report to the State Education Department and failing to make patient records available to the Department.

Bhupendrakumar V. Doshi, Brooklyn, NY

Profession: Dentist; Lic. No. 037995; Cal. No. 15393
Regents Action Date: April 24, 1996
Action: Revocation.
Summary: Licensee was found guilty of a charge of having a conviction of Offering a False Instrument for Filing in the First Degree, a Class E Felony.

Paul A. Sadowsky a/k/a Paul Sadowsky, Middle Village, NY

Profession: Dentist; Lic. No. 037193; Cal. No. 15725
Regents Action Date: April 24, 1996 (See also March 2005)
Action: 2 year suspension, execution of last 1 year of suspension stayed followed by, probation 2 years.
Summary: Licensee was found guilty of having been found by the Commissioner of Health to be in violation of Article 33 of the Public Health Law pertaining to controlled substances.


Engineering and Land Surveying

Michael J. Fitzpatrick, Vestal, NY

Profession: Land Surveyor, Professional Engineer; Lic. Nos. 049049, 048503; Cal. Nos. 15682, 15683;
Regents Action Date: April 24, 1996
Action: Suspension until found fit to practice - upon termination of suspension, probation 2 years.
Summary: Licensee was found guilty of having a conviction for Aggravated Harassment in the Second Degree, a Class A misdemeanor.


Nursing

Ina M. Martin, Freeport, NY

Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 241340; Cal. No. 15397
Regents Action Date: April 24, 1996
Action: Revocation
Summary: Licensee was found guilty of having a conviction for Falsifying Business Records in the First Degree, a Class E Felony and Criminal Possession of a Forged Instrument in the Third Degree, a Class A Misdemeanor.

Jeffrey Keith Richardson a/k/a Jeffrey K. Richardson a/k/a Jeffrey A. Richardson, Tonawanda, NY

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 192394; Cal. No. 15486
Regents Action Date: April 24, 1996.
Action: Revocation
Summary: Licensee was found guilty of multiple convictions for Driving While Intoxicated and Aggravated Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle, both Class E Felonies.

Mary E. Doyle, Canajoharie, NY

Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 297214; Cal. No. 15114
Regents Action Date: April 24, 1996
Action: 2 year suspension, execution of suspension stayed, probation 2 years, $500 fine. Summary: Licensee admitted to charges of having been found by the Commissioner of Health to be in violation of Article 33 of the Public Health Law pertaining to controlled substances.

James H. Belluz, Frewsbury, NY

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse, Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. Nos. 143193, 337871; Cal. Nos. 15123, 15124
Regents Action Date: April 24, 1996.
Action: $500 fine, probation 1 year.
Summary: Licensee admitted to a charge of failing to evaluate, assess, and schedule follow-up appointments and prepare the necessary records for the transfer of patients.

Karen Allen Dombal, Smithtown, NY

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse, Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. Nos. 090491, 307820; Cal. Nos. 15507, 15508;
Regents Action Date: April 24, 1996
Action: 2 year suspension, execution of suspension stayed, probation 2 years.
Summary: Licensee admitted to a charge of obtaining a drug from a hospital for her own use by falsely representing that it was to be administered to a patient.

Fern Mary Eisenberg, Seneca Falls, NY

Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 379276; Cal. No. 15798
Regents Action Date: April 24, 1996
Action: 2 year suspension, execution of last 23 months of suspension stayed, probation 2 years. Summary: Licensee admitted to a charge of making twenty medication errors/omissions.

Willie J. Jiles, Aurora, CO

Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 303914; Cal. No. 15908;
Regents Action Date: April 24, 1996
Action: 2 year suspension, execution of suspension stayed, probation 2 years.
Summary: Licensee did not contest charges that he failed to adequately assess an elderly nursing home patient who was found bleeding from her perineal area, failed to record information regarding the incident in the patient's chart, and failed to maintain accurate patient records.

Annmarie Leszczynski, Fairport, NY

Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 373541; Cal. No. 15928
Regents Action Date: April 24, 1996
Action: 3 year suspension, execution of suspension stayed, probation 3 years, $2,500 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to a charge of having a conviction for Criminal Possession of a Forged Instrument in the Third Degree, a Class A Misdemeanor.

Rowlanda Kay Hall, Hornell, NY

Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 231616; Cal. No. 15950
Regents Action Date: April 24, 1996
Action: 1 year suspension, execution of suspension stayed, probation 1 year.
Summary: Licensee did not contest a charge of physically abusing an infant patient by roughly handling her and shoving a pacifier in her mouth.

Kenneth W. Hall, Baldwinsville, NY

Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 281770; Cal. No. 15973
Regents Action Date: April 24, 1996
Action: 2 year suspension, execution of suspension stayed, probation 2 years, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee did not contest charges of verbally intimidating a patient and the patient's wife.

Patricia Kelleher Griffin, San Diego, CA

Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 133499; Cal. No. 15975
Regents Action Date: April 24, 1996
Action: Revocation, execution of revocation stayed, probation 3 years to commence upon return to practice of nursing in New York State.
Summary: Licensee admitted guilt to a charge of failing to check for proper placement in the stomach of a nasogastric tube and failing to initiate nursing intervention upon observing signs of deterioration in a patient's condition.

Kimberly Ann Gray, Fairport, NY

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 220096; Cal. No. 15990
Regents Action Date: April 24, 1996
Action: 2 year suspension, execution of suspension stayed, probation 2 years.
Summary: Licensee admitted to a charge of being convicted of Driving While Intoxicated, an Unclassified Misdemeanor.

Amy Anne Rose, Lyons, NY

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 159977; Cal. No. 16004
Regents Action Date: April 24, 1996
Action: 2 year suspension, execution of suspension stayed, probation 2 years, $500 fine. Summary: Licensee admitted to charges that she had a conviction for Issuing a Bad Check a Class B Misdemeanor, failed to report the conviction on her registration application, and falsely indicating that she had administered a controlled substance to a patient.

Esteban Barrena, Park Ridge, NJ

Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 449281; Cal. No. 16013
Regents Action Date: April 24, 1996
Action: Censure and Reprimand, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted guilt to a charge that he failed to turn over to his employer, a home health care agency, his nursing notes on patients to whom he had provided home health care.

Noreen Lee Flower, North Syracuse, NY

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 209830; Cal. No. 16017
Regents Action Date: April 24, 1996
Action: 24 month suspension, execution of last 21 months of suspension stayed, probation 24 months.
Summary: Licensee admitted to a charge of having a conviction for Grand Larceny in the Fourth Degree, a Class E Felony.


Pharmacy

Ratilal K. Patel, Ramsey, NJ

Profession: Pharmacist; Lic. No. 029289; Cal. No. 15634;
Regents Action Date: April 24, 1996
Action: Revocation, $10,000 fine.
Summary: Licensee was found guilty of having a conviction for Conspiracy to Commit an Offense Against the United States of America, a Federal crime.

Frederick C. Spogen, Jr., Herkimer, NY

Profession: Pharmacist; Lic. No. 023637; Cal. No. 15369;
Regents Action Date: April 24, 1996
Action: 1 year suspension, execution of suspension stayed, probation 1 year, $1,500 fine. Summary: Licensee admitted to a charge of dispensing drugs in error.


Podiatry

Emilia Strogov, Brooklyn, NY

Profession: Podiatrist; Lic. No. 003321; Cal. No. 15288;
Regents Action Date: April 24, 1996
Action: 2 year suspension.
Summary: Licensee was found guilty of having a conviction of Grand Larceny in the Second Degree, a Class C Felony.


Public Accountancy

Carlton Anthony Prince, Bronx, NY

Profession: Certified Public Accountant; Lic. No. 057285; Cal. No. 14403
Regents Action Date: April 24, 1996
Action: Annul license.
Summary: Licensee was found guilty of charges of fraudulently obtaining his license to practice as a certified public accountant in the State of New York.

Jerome L. Schwartz, New York, NY

Profession: Certified Public Accountant; Lic. No. 036877; Cal. No. 14820
Regents Action Date: April 24, 1996 (see also December 2000)
Action: 2 year suspension, which shall be terminated upon certain satisfactory proof of registration, upon service or termination of suspension, probation 2 years $1,000 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to charges of failing to be registered to practice as a certified public accountant, failing to timely furnish records to one client, failing to timely furnish records and a copy of a tax return to one client, and failing to resolve a matter with the Internal Revenue Service on behalf of a client although indicating that he would.

Allan J. Archer, Wantagh, NY

Profession: Certified Public Accountant; Lic. No. 017381; Cal. No. 15891
Regents Action Date: April 24, 1996
Action: 1 year suspension, upon service of suspension, probation 1 year, $7,500 fine.
Summary: Licensee did not contest charges that he wilfully failed to prepare tax returns for a client and made false entries in the client's records.


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