By the Division of Professional Licensure


Date: February 17, 2011
Location: Room 1D
Time: 9:00 AM
Adjourn: _____ PM

9:00 AM Board Business

  • Meeting Called to order
  • Facility Briefing (fire drill instructions)
  • Approve Minutes for January 2011
  • Report from Legal Counsel, James O'Connor

9:15 AM Correspondence:

  • NCBOT Examination Scoring Schedule (FYI only)
  • American Occupational Therapy Association, Guidelines for re-entry into the field of occupational therapy, dated 4/11/10 (Peter Kelley)
  • Letter from Trupti Tanna to Deta Deans regarding request to waive some of the general credit requirements for PT license, dated 1/20/11 (application by endorsement)

9:40 AM Discussion:

  • Allied Health Response re Public Comment Request from DPH Regarding Draft Head Injuries and Concussions in Extracurricular Athletic Activities Regulations dated 1/12/11 (Peter Kelley)
  • Follow up discussion regarding dry needling and PT scope of practice, FSBPT, a systematic approach to scope of practice decisions, spring 2010 (Peter Kelley)

10:45 AM Compliance Monitoring

  • AH-09-061 (email from Catherine Keyes - Affiliated Monitors, Inc. to the board regarding Andra Consolazio's forth monitoring report and ethics , documentation, and billing course approval, dated 1/26/11) (Peter Kelley)
  • AH-09-046, AH-10-001 (Facsimile From Jeffrey Coniaris, Esq. to Jim O'Connor dated January 18, 2011 concerning Course Approval) (James O'Connor)

11:00 AM New Cases:
[
Closed Session pursuant to G.L. c. 112, §65C ]:

  • AH-11-020 (TC)
  • AH-11-024 (TK)

12:00 Noon Settlement Offer
[Closed Session pursuant to G.L. c. 112, §65C]:

  • AH-10-102 (EM) (Mary Pixley's case)
  • AH-09-019, 020,021, & 024 (NF) (Clinton Dick's case)

12:15 Quasi-Judicial Session
[Closed Session under G.L. c. 30A, 18, 5(d)]:

  • AH-10-080 (MG)