Summaries of Regents Actions
On Professional Misconduct and Discipline*
September 1998

Architecture - Certified Public Accountancy - Certified Social Work - Chiropractic - Dentistry - Nursing - Pharmacy - Psychology - Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology - Veterinary Medicine

Architecture

Emil Bandriwsky, Ossining, NY

Profession: Architect; Lic. No. 018136; Cal. No. 17244
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 3 year suspension, execution of suspension stayed, probation 3 years, $1,000 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to having been convicted of the crime of Driving While Intoxicated , a class E felony.


Certified Public Accountancy

Barry Wagman, Wantagh, NY

Profession: Certified Public Accountant; Lic. (Cert.) No. 027453; Cal. No. 16683
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 24 month suspension, last 20 months of suspension stayed at which time probation for said last 20 months, $2,500 fine.
Summary: Licensee could not successfully defend the charge of misappropriating partnership funds.

Monte Seth Colbert, Merrick, NY

Profession: Certified Public Accountant; Lic. No. 061463; Cal. No. 17301
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 year suspension, execution of suspension stayed, probation 2 years, $5,000 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to charge of expressing an opinion on the financial statements of a company for a year in which he had been an employee of the company.


Chiropractic

Charles Arthur Schnier, Port Washington, NY

Profession: Chiropractor; Lic. No. 002562; Cal. No. 17272
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 year suspension, execution of suspension stayed, probation 2 years, $5,000 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to having been convicted of Attempted Insurance Fraud in the 5th Degree


Dentistry

Vincent P. Lambriola, Cedar Grove, NJ

Profession: Dentist; Lic. No. 037103; Cal. No. 17440
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application to surrender license granted.
Summary: Licensee admitted to having been convicted of a crime in violation of Public Health Law , Inhalation of Certain Toxic Vapors or Fumes, and Certain Hazardous Inhalants, a class A misdemeanor.

A. Matthew Thompson a/k/a Albert Matthew Thompson, Ithaca, NY

Profession: Dentist; Lic. No. 040987; Cal. No. 17175
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 year suspension, execution of suspension stayed, probation 2 years, $2,500 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to having been found guilty by Commissioner of Health of ordering 7,200 dosage units of methylphenidate, a controlled substance, by representing that said substance were all for a family member under a bonafide practitioner's treatment, when in fact, at least half were for his own self-diagnosed non-dental condition.


Nursing

Linda M. Signor, Hudson Falls, NY

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 127350; Cal. No. 17417
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application to surrender license granted.
Summary: LPN Licensee admitted to having been convicted of two crimes under New York State law, Willful Violation of the Public Health Law, an unclassified Misdemeanor and Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Seventh Degree, a class A misdemeanor.

Lisa Beth Schechter, Long Beach, NY

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 192648; Cal. No. 17246
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Found guilty of professional misconduct; Penalty: 1 year suspension, execution of suspension stayed, probation 1 year.
Summary: Licensee was found guilty of having been convicted of the crime of Insurance Fraud in the Fifth Degree, a class A misdemeanor.

Anton W. Poole, Bronx, NY

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 159780; Cal. No. 16369
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 3 year suspension, execution of suspension stayed, probation 3 years, $1,000 fine, 100 hours of public service.
Summary: Licensee admitted to having been convicted of the crime Felony Driving While Intoxicated and violating a term of probation.

Marguerite Rafter Strong, Wiscasset, ME

Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 406336; Cal. No. 16424
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 year suspension, execution of suspension stayed, probation 2 years, $250 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to charge of dispensing and administering morphine sulfate 5mg. to an AIDS patient from a vial originally dispensed to another patient and failing to chart in the patient's record the administration of morphine sulfate 5mg.

Rachel Perumalswamy, Colonie, NY

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse, Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. Nos. 179634, 440874; Cal. Nos. 16816, 16817
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998 (see also February 1995)
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 year suspension, execution of last 21 months of suspension stayed, probation 2 years, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to charge of willfully making and filing a false report and violating terms of probation imposed upon her by a previous order.

Maryann Arcuri, Westbury, NY

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 116549; Cal. No. 17101
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 year suspension, execution of suspension stayed, probation 2 years to commence if and when return to practice, $250 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to having been convicted of the crimes of Resisting Arrest and Driving While Intoxicated.

Emily Ann Eggleston, Earlville, NY

Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 459876; Cal. No. 17130
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: Suspension until terminated as set forth in consent order application - upon termination of suspension, probation 2 years to commence upon return to practice, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to having been convicted of the crime of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Seventh Degree, a class A Misdemeanor.

Sandra Marie Donda, Blossvale, NY

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 220856; Cal. No. 17228
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 1 year suspension, execution of suspension stayed, probation 1 year, $1,000 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to having been convicted of the crime Falsifying Business Records in the Second Degree, a class A misdemeanor.

Brenda Marshall, Rochester, NY

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 235656; Cal. No. 17242
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 year suspension, execution of suspension stayed, probation 2 years.
Summary: Licensee admitted to charge of transferring or repositioning resident by herself without the assistance of a second person as required by physician's order or hospital policy, and failing to inform a night supervisor in a timely manner that a patient had suffered a seizure.

Elizabeth Grace Green, Buffalo, NY

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 221088; Cal. No. 17257
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: $500 fine, probation 1 year.
Summary: Licensee did not contest charge of failing to administer a food supplement as ordered but indicating in the patient's record that she had, failing to provide treatment but indicating in patient's record she had, and administering medication as ordered but indicating that she had.

Susan Kaye Spaulding, Halfmoon, NY

Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 411285; Cal. No. 17271
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 1 year suspension, execution of suspension stayed, probation 1 year.
Summary: Licensee did not contest charge of administering the wrong medication to a patient.

Marie Annette Larabie, Potsdam, NY

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 211524; Cal. No. 17288
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 3 year suspension, execution of suspension stayed, probation 3 years, 50 hours of public service.
Summary: Licensee admitted to having been convicted of the crimes of Reckless Endangerment in the Second Degree, a class A misdemeanor, and Driving While Intoxicated, a class E felony, and lying on licensure application regarding convictions prior to licensure.

Barbara E. Toms a/k/a Barbara Mendez, Brooklyn, NY

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 240529; Cal. No. 17293
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: Censure and Reprimand, probation 1 year, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to charge of failing to report on application for licensure that she had been convicted of a crime.

Madelyn C. Longo, Massapequa, NY

Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 295875; Cal. No. 17304
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 1 year suspension, execution of suspension stayed, probation 1 year, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to charge of knowingly and falsely changing the medication administration record of a patient.

David James Wait, Collins, NY

Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 479352; Cal. No. 17305
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998 (see also January 2007)
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: Censure and Reprimand, probation 1 year, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to charge of failing to maintain an accurate patient record.

Helen Kennedy, Yonkers, NY

Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 365170; Cal. No. 17307
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 year suspension, execution of suspension stayed, probation 2 years, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to charge of failure to transcribe a physician's order and failure to obtain the necessary consent for a patient and patient's family member.

Patricia M. Sherman, Schenectady, NY

Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 157213; Cal. No. 17313
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 year suspension, execution of last 21 months of suspension stayed, probation 2 years to commence if and when return to practice.
Summary: Licensee admitted to charge of failing to properly perform duties as Director of Nursing, failure to transcribe physician's orders properly and failure to perform proper nursing assessments and/or nursing care plans.

Shari L. Millerd, Geneva, NY

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 218805; Cal. No. 17321
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 1 year suspension, execution of suspension stayed, probation 1 year, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to charge of revealing personally identifiable facts, data or information obtained in a professional capacity without the prior consent of the patient.

Patrick E. Hoover, New York, NY

Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 466077; Cal. No. 17336
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 1 year suspension, execution of suspension stayed, probation 1 year, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee did not contest charge of willfully making a false report.

Joan Hallenbeck Weber, Camillus, NY

Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 135228; Cal. No. 17338
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 year suspension, execution of suspension stayed, probation 2 years, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to charge of changing a physician's existing order for a patient and adding another order without authorization.

Linda Kelly a/k/a Linda Hanna, Rochester, NY

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 225297; Cal. No. 17343
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 year suspension, execution of suspension stayed, probation 2 years, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to having been convicted of the crime of Welfare Fraud, a class A misdemeanor.

Harold Lloyd Wilber, Syracuse, NY

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 093636; Cal. No. 17345
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998 (see also October 2001)
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 year suspension, execution of suspension stayed, probation 2 years, $250 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to charge of medication administration error and transcription errors.

Daniel Ntiri Berkoh, Bronx, NY

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse, Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. Nos. 196200, 414712; Cal. Nos. 17354, 17355
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 year suspension, execution of suspension stayed, probation 2 years, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to charge of willfully making a false report.

Blair Malcolm Macleod, Ithaca, NY

Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 370654; Cal. No. 17365
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: Suspension until terminated as set forth in consent order application - upon termination of suspension, probation 2 years to commence upon return to practice.
Summary: Licensee admitted to having been convicted of the crime Driving While Intoxicated and submitting a fraudulent letter to his employer.

Daisy M. Cordero, Bronx, NY

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 099004; Cal. No. 17368
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 1 year suspension, execution of suspension stayed, probation 1 year, $250 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to having been convicted of the crime Petit Larceny, a class A misdemeanor.

Charmaine Cooke, Rochester, NY

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 237405; Cal. No. 17380
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 year suspension, execution of suspension stayed, probation 2 years, 100 hours of public service.
Summary: Licensee admitted to having been convicted of the crime Attempted Grand Larceny in the Fourth Degree.

Bonnie L. Kean, Minetto, NY

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 202006; Cal. No. 17398
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 year suspension, execution of suspension stayed, probation 2 years to commence if and when return to practice, $250 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of medication administration and transcription errors and failure to properly wash hands prior to administering an eye preparation to a patient.

Jayme Michael McKenna, Oneonta, NY

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 248013; Cal. No. 17405
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 1 year suspension, execution of suspension stayed, probation 1 year, $250 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to charge of committing medication administration errors/omissions.

Tammey E. Smith, Cicero, NY

Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 453384; Cal. No. 17450
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 1 year suspension, execution of suspension stayed, probation 1 year.
Summary: Licensee admitted to charge of turning off and then failing to reset a cardiac/apena alarm and misreading an oximeter setting for a pediatric patient

Joan Marie Paul, Potsdam, NY

Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 256010; Cal. No. 17451
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 year suspension, execution of suspension stayed, probation 2 years, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to charge of making eleven (11) medication errors between May and October 1997.


Pharmacy

Charles John Lamotta, Scarsdale, NY

Profession: Pharmacist; Lic. No. 023091; Cal. No. 17240
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application to surrender license granted.
Summary: Licensee admitted to having been convicted of committing an act constituting the crime of Criminal Diversion of Prescription Medications and Prescriptions in the Fourth Degree.

Robert Nassi, Marlboro, NJ

Profession: Pharmacist; Lic. No. 035513; Cal. No. 17415
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application to surrender license granted.
Summary: Licensee admitted to having been convicted of committing an act constituting the crime of Criminal Diversion of Prescription Medications and Prescriptions in the Fourth Degree.

Thomas M. Allegra, Westbury, NY and Nesconset, NY

Profession: Pharmacist; Lic. No. 030673; Cal. Nos. 17021, 13800
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998 (see also December 2002)
Action: Found guilty of professional misconduct; Penalty: 1 year suspension and until terminated as set forth in Regents Review Committee report - upon termination of suspension, probation 3 years.
Summary: Licensee was found guilty of having stolen certain controlled substances while employed as a pharmacist by several different employers.

David A. Nicoletti, Tucson, AZ

Profession: Pharmacist; Lic. No. 029611; Cal. No. 14888
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: $5,000 fine.
Summary: Licensee did not contest the charges of holding for sale adulterated or misbranded drugs and failing to use special equipment when compounding sterile solutions.

Fay Peck, Jr., Clifton Park, NY

Profession: Pharmacist; Lic. No. 020715; Cal. No. 16281
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 3 month suspension to commence five days after the effective date of the service of the Order.
Summary: Licensee did not contest charge of permitting an unlicensed person to compound total parenteral nutrition (TPN) orders.

Albany Medical Center Hospital, Pharmacy Department, A-85, 43 New Scotland Avenue, Albany, NY 12208

Profession: Pharmacy; Reg. No. 000028; Cal. No. 16282
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: Censure and Reprimand, $2,000 fine.
Summary: Respondent did not contest charge of permitting an unlicensed person to compound total parenteral nutrition (TPN) orders.

Timothy M. Scutchfield, Bellmore, NY

Profession: Pharmacist; Lic. No. 035582; Cal. No. 17124
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998 (see also May 2008)
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: $1,000 fine, probation 1 year.
Summary: Licensee admitted to charge of violating pharmacy laws, rules and regulations.

Ommun Sales Inc. d/b/a Utopia Pharmacy, 172-24 46th Avenue, Flushing, NY 11358

Profession: Pharmacy; Reg. No. 018334; Cal. No. 17125
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: $1,000 fine, probation 1 year.
Summary: Respondent admitted to charge of violating pharmacy laws, rules and regulations.

Samuel Laricchia, Ridgefield, CT

Profession: Pharmacist; Lic. No. 026116; Cal. No. 17236
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 year suspension, execution of last 21 months of suspension stayed at which time probation for last 21 months, $2,500 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to charge of having been convicted of the crime of Criminal Diversion of Prescription Medications and Prescriptions in the Fourth Degree.

Neil William Bulhack, New City, NY

Profession: Pharmacist; Lic. No. 024561; Cal. No. 17238
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 year suspension, execution of last 21 months of suspension stayed at which time probation for last 21 months, $2,500 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to having been convicted of the crime of Criminal Diversion of Prescription Medications and Prescriptions in the Fourth Degree.

Anthony DiCarlo, Merrick, NY

Profession: Pharmacist; Lic. No. 029148; Cal. No. 17254
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: Censure and Reprimand, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to charge of dispensing the non-controlled medication Dilantin 100mg., pursuant to a prescription for Dilantin 50 mg., in a vial with a label indicating the vial contained Dilantin 50mg.

Brooks Drug Inc. d/b/a CVS/Pharmacy, 562 Albany Post Road, Hyde Park, NY 12583

Profession: Pharmacy; Reg. No. 021356; Cal. No. 17259
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: $2,000 fine.
Summary: Respondent did not contest charge of failing to have a supervising pharmacist.

Brooks Drug, Inc. d/b/a CVS/Pharmacy, Route 44 Highway Boulevard, Millerton, NY 12546

Profession: Pharmacy; Reg. No. 020510; Cal. No. 17260
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: $500 fine.
Summary: Respondent did not contest charge of failing to have a supervising pharmacist.

Warren B. Greenberg, Brooklyn, NY

Profession: Pharmacist; Lic. No. 021655; Cal. No. 17284
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: Censure and Reprimand, probation 1 year, $1,250 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to charge of incorrectly indicating on the transcriptions of 35 oral prescriptions that the prescribing practitioner was a doctor B.G., when in fact, the prescribing practitioner was a doctor C.B.

Marlene Pharmacy, Inc. d/b/a Miller Pharmacy, 2002 Cropsey Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11214

Profession: Pharmacy; Reg. No. 015646; Cal. No. 17285
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: Censure and Reprimand, probation 1 year, $1,250 fine.
Summary: Respondent admitted to charge of incorrectly indicating on the transcriptions of 35 oral prescriptions that the prescribing practitioner was a doctor B.G., when in fact, the prescribing practitioner was a doctor C.B.

Mary F. Butler, Haines Falls, NY

Profession: Pharmacist; Lic. No. 037736; Cal. No. 17311
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998 (see also February 2003)
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 year suspension, execution of suspension stayed, probation 2 years, $1,000 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to charge of dispensing controlled substances without authorized prescriptions.

Natale A. Martin, Massapequa, NY

Profession: Pharmacist; Lic. No. 020312; Cal. No. 17315
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 3 month suspension and thereafter probation 1 year.
Summary: Licensee admitted to charge of committing two dispensing and labeling errors.


Psychology

Adel Mahran, New York, NY

Profession: Psychologist; Lic. No. 003356; Cal. No. 17214
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Found guilty of professional misconduct; Penalty: Revocation.
Summary: Licensee was found guilty of having been convicted of the crime of Offering A False Instrument For Filing in the First Degree, a class E felony.

Martin P. Kaufman, Rochester, NY

Profession: Psychologist; Lic. No. 007311; Cal. No. 16994
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: Suspension of no less than 3 months until terminated as set forth in consent order application - upon termination of suspension, probation 5 years, $5,000 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to charge of maintaining a social and sexual relationship with a patient.


Certified Social Work

Richard James Nenno, Rochester, NY

Profession: Certified Social Worker; Lic. No. 042387; Cal. No. 16156
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: Indefinite suspension of not less than 1 year and until terminated as set forth in consent order application - upon termination of suspension, probation 3 years.
Summary: Licensee did not contest charge of becoming sexually involved with a client.


Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology

Victoria A. Poletta, Rochester, NY

Profession: Speech-Language Pathologist; Lic. No. 009423; Cal. No. 17227
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 1 year suspension, execution of suspension stayed, probation 1 year, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to having been convicted of the crime of Driving While Intoxicated.


Veterinary Medicine

Brian Thomas Donohue, Whitesboro, NY

Profession: Veterinarian; Lic. No. 003164; Cal. No. 16549
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: Censure and Reprimand, $1,000 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to charge of failing to maintain adequate records of visits, diagnoses and prescribed treatments in that he failed to record the initial diagnosis for one patient and the basis for his diagnosis of another patient.

Laurence Harmon Blauvelt, Levittown, NY

Profession: Veterinarian; Lic. No. 006230; Cal. No. 17337
Regents Action Date: September 18, 1998
Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: Censure and Reprimand, $500 fine.
Summary: Licensee admitted to charge of failing to maintain adequate patient records.


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