By the Division of Professional Licensure


May 3, 2012 Location: Room 1D Time: 10:00AM

Evacuation Procedures ( staff)

10:00 AM Chairman’s Message:

10:05 AM General Business:

  • Approve Agenda
  • April 5, 2012 minutes
  • Nominations for Board Officers

10:15 AM New Cases: [Closed Session: under G.L. c. 112 s. 65C]

  • CH-12-080 (MST)
  • CH-12-081 (NQCS Facility)
  • CH-12-085 (MC Facility)

10:30 AM Investigative Conference: [Closed Session: under G.L. c. 112 s. 65C]

  • CH-12-063 (AB)

10:45 AM Settlement Conference: [Closed Session: under G.L. c. 112 s. 65C] Mary Pixley

  • CH-11-095 (CY)

11:00 AM Settlement Conference: [Closed Session: under G.L. c. 112 s. 65C] Julie Brady

  • CH-12-045; -046; -047;-048 (ML)

11:10 AM Case Monitoring Report: ( Dr. Harling)

11:20 AM CE Applications Report: (Dr. Fernandez)

  • Applications: #

11:25 AM Legal Report: (Sheila York, Esq.)

  • Open Meetings Law
  • Conflict of Interest Law

11:40AM Correspondences:

  • Email from Robert Brett Sherry, D.C. requesting advice from the Board on the use of certain newer modalities and their potential availability to Chiropractors in Mass. (dated 4/12/12)
  • Email from Maegan Istok requesting waiver of 90 days waiting period after failing exam (dated 4/23/12)
  • Letter from Michael Rauch, DC requesting approval of CEs for 2011-2012 (dated 2/16/12)
  • Letter from Melissa Marr requesting reinstatement of license (dated 3/5/12)
  • FYI- Email from Professional Boundaries , Inc. regarding Ethics Course Announcement (dated 4/4/12)

11:55AM Discussions

  • Facility Licensure
    • Letter from Mark Davini, DC regarding facilities licensure (dated 4/6/12)
    • Discussion regarding Facility Names and the use of “medical”
      • 233 CMR 4.10, 4.13, 5.04
    • Facility Application Process
      • Printouts from the Boards website including, directions, solo practice licensure questions, FAQs, etc.

New Business: 

  • Open Session for Topics not reasonably anticipated by the Chair 48 hours in advance of meeting

1:00 PM Lunch & New Candidates Interview:

  • Arthur Billings