By the Division of Professional Licensure


1000 Washington Street
Boston, MA  02118

June 5, 2014       Location: Room 1D      Time: 10:00AM

Housekeeping and Evacuation Procedures ( staff)

Chairman’s Message:

General Business:

  • Approve Agenda
  • Review April 3, 2014 Public minutes and April 3, Executive Session minutes
  • Election of Board Officers

GMC Application reviews: [Closed Executive Session under G.L. c. 30A, s. 21(a)(1)]

Conference:

  • Dr. G. Ouellette - application approval for licensure.

Application Review:

  • Rhys Preston, DC

Legal Report:  (Sheila York, Esq.)

  • Update on Proposed regulations
  • Whether certifying student athletes to return to play after non-head related injury is within the    chiropractic scope of practice?
  • Delegation of certain licensing or monitoring decisions in between board meetings

Case Monitoring Report: ( Dr. Garber)

CE Applications Report: (Dr. Storozuk)

  • Applications: # 3690 -3742
  • PACE recognized providers

CHoR Conference:

  • App #909
  • Facility #15

Lunch/New Licensee Interview:

  • Megan Bratton
  • Bill Wertman
  • Stephen Maroon
  • Benjamin Goudreau
  • Ryan Messina
  • Jaclyn Debs
  • Jordanne Murphy

Correspondences:

  • Letter from Affiliated Monitors  (dated 4/14) re: 10 yrs of Quality Independent Monitoring
  • Letter from Dr. K. Schagen (dated 4/15/14) re: billing
  • Letter from UWS (dated 4/23/14) re: preceptorship with Dr. G. Mara
  • MCS Letter (dated 5/6/14) re: approval for preceptorship in MA

Discussion:

  • Medical Necessity (Dr. Harling)
  • Transfer of ownership
  • Sports Medicine
  • Preceptorship

New Business: 

  • Proposed Revisions to Guideline on Fee Discounts & Discount Payment Plans
  • Open Session for Topics not reasonably anticipated by the Chair 48 hours in advance of meeting        

 

***Reasonable accommodations or modifications will be provided to individuals with disabilities to participate in the Chiropractors board meeting. All requests should be directed to Deborah Cassano by calling 617-727-3110 or TTY/TDD:  (617) 727-2099 by no later than June 3rd, 2014. While the Division of Professional Licensure will attempt to honor all requests, those requests received after June 3rd , 2014 may not be provided due to feasibility.