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May 1, 2020
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Regents Actions in 41 Professional Discipline Cases

April 6, 2020

The Board of Regents announced disciplinary actions resulting in the surrender of 8 licenses and 33 other disciplinary actions. The penalty indicated for each case relates solely to the misconduct set forth in that particular case.  

I. SURRENDERS

Engineering, Land Surveying and Geolog

Ann C. Hickey; Professional Engineer; New York, NY 10013-3383; Lic. No. 065430; Cal. No. 31576; Application to surrender license granted. Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of having been convicted of Forgery in the 3rd Degree, a class A misdemeanor.

Allen Parmet; Professional Engineer; Springfield, NJ 07081-1232; Lic. No. 032813; Cal. No. 31855; Application to surrender license granted. Summary: Licensee did not contest the charge of being impaired by Alzheimer’s disease and Dementia while practicing the profession of engineering.

Nursing

Natasha Ryan Zittin; Registered Professional Nurse; Winston Salem, NC 27101; Lic. No. 657542; Cal. No. 31585; Application to surrender license granted. Summary: Licensee did not contest charges of failing to timely medicate a patient, in the State of North Carolina, who had a physician’s order for prescription medication and failing to note a summary of events in a patient’s medical record in the State of North Carolina.

Eryn Rose Bilynsky; Registered Professional Nurse; Lawrence, KS 66046; Lic. No. 628431; Cal. No. 31619; Application to surrender license granted. Summary: Licensee did not contest the charge of stealing controlled substances in the State of Kansas.

Amy S. Roth; Licensed Practical Nurse; Woodland Hills, CA 91367; Lic. No. 235554; Cal. No. 31871; Application to surrender license granted. Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of having been convicted of Driving Under the Influence with a blood alcohol concentration of .08% or more in the State of California, a misdemeanor, which if committed in New York would constitute Driving While Intoxicated, an unclassified misdemeanor.

Caroline Elizabeth Ebriel Bubb; Registered Professional Nurse; Carson City, NV 89706; Lic. No. 490202; Cal. No. 31908; Application to surrender license granted. Summary: Licensee did not contest the charge of falsely entering, in a patient's chart, elements of a surgical procedure, prior to the surgery actually taking place, in the State of Nevada.

Pharmacy

Hoi In Mui; Pharmacist; Brooklyn, NY 11228; Lic. No. 049387; Cal. No. 31886; Application to surrender license granted. Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of having been convicted of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the 3rd Degree, a class B felony and Criminal Possession of a Forged Instrument in the 2nd Degree, a class D felony.

Social Work

Jeanne Elizabeth Perrotta; Licensed Master Social Worker; Hopewell Junction, NY 12533; Lic. No. 097694; Cal. No. 31872; Application to surrender license granted. Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of having been convicted of Petit Larceny, a misdemeanor.

II. OTHER REGENTS DISCIPLINARY ACTIONS

Architecture

Andrew A. Formichella; Architect; New York, NY 10014; Lic. No. 017578; Cal. No. 31519; Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 1 year stayed suspension, 1 year probation, $2,500 fine.

A Form Architecture PC; Architecture; New York, NY 10014; Cal. No. 31520; Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: $2,500.

Engineering, Land Surveying and Geology

Ben Zhaoming Liang; Professional Engineer; Jericho, NY 11753; Lic. No. 085428; Cal. No. 31395; Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 1 year stayed suspension, 1 year probation, $1,000 fine.

L-Squared PE PC; Professional Engineer; College Point, NY 11356; Cal. No. 31396; Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: $1,000 fine.

Spiro Chris Colaitis; Professional Engineer; Manhasset, NY 11030-1811; Lic. No. 072872; Cal. No. 31658; Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 3 months actual suspension, 21 months stayed suspension, 2 years probation.

Nursing

Katrina L. Belding; Registered Professional Nurse; St. Petersburg, FL 33714; Lic. No. 636489; Cal. No. 29023; Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: Indefinite actual suspension of at least 2 months and until licensee participates in a course of therapy and treatment and until fit to practice, upon return to practice in the State of New York, 2 years probation. 

Nitzia Florencia Distance; Registered Professional Nurse; East Patchogue, NY 11772; Lic. No. 593599; Cal. No. 30188; Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 years stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $500 fine.

Jason Robert Moore; Licensed Practical Nurse; Morrisonville, NY 12962; Lic. No. 288958; Cal. No. 30591; Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 years stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $250 fine.

Krystal Mary Modugno; Licensed Practical Nurse; Geneva, NY 14456; Lic. No. 320674; Cal. No. 31346; Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 1 year stayed suspension, 1 year probation, $500 fine.

Sharon Louise Killam; Licensed Practical Nurse; Campbell, NY 14821; Lic. No. 315170; Cal. No. 31413; Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 1 month actual suspension, 23 months stayed suspension, upon return to practice, 2 years probation.

Garrett Sahrle; Registered Professional Nurse; Wayland, NY 14572; Lic. No. 631895; Cal. No. 31418; Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 1 month actual suspension, 23 months stayed suspension, upon return to practice, 2 years probation, $750 fine.

Kamiah Turmon a/k/a Ka'miah Turmon; Registered Professional Nurse; Troy, NY 12180; Lic. No. 719917; Cal. No. 31443; Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 years stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $500 fine.

Abigail Tolentino; Registered Professional Nurse; Glendale, NY 11385; Lic. No. 658080; Cal. No. 31451; Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 years stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $500 fine

Luis Miguel Montinola Gosiengfiao; Registered Professional Nurse; New York, NY 10065; Lic. No. 633053; Cal. No. 31457; Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 years stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $1,000 fine.

Kristi Rene Purcell; Registered Professional Nurse; Rochester, NY 14620; Lic. No. 728014; Cal. No. 31467; Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 years stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $500 fine.

Amanda L. Stallings; Licensed Practical Nurse; Beacon, NY 12508; Lic. No. 168641; Cal. No. 31559; Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: Indefinite actual suspension until she participates in a course of therapy and treatment and until fit to practice, upon return to practice, 2 years probation.

Horace Richard Horton a/k/a Horace Richard Horton III; Licensed Practical Nurse, Registered Professional Nurse; Galway, NY 12074; Lic. Nos. 311072, 712196; Cal. Nos. 31586, 31587; Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 years stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $500 fine.

Mickey John McLaughlin; Registered Professional Nurse; Potsdam, NY 13676; Lic. No. 644927; Cal. No. 31594; Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon:  6 months actual suspension, 18 months stayed suspension, upon return to practice  2 years probation, $500 fine.

Eric Bruce Jacobs; Licensed Practical Nurse; Oneida, NY 13421; Lic. No. 282714; Cal. No. 31595; Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 years stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $250 fine.

Robin A. Zornow; Licensed Practical Nurse; East Williamson, NY 14449; Lic. No. 259381; Cal. No. 31602; Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 1 year stayed suspension, 1 year probation, $500 fine.

Judy Quashie a/k/a Judy Helen Franklyn-Quashie; Licensed Practical Nurse, Registered Professional Nurse; Rosedale, NY 11422; Lic. Nos. 212114, 430814; Cal. Nos. 31608, 31609; Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 1 year stayed suspension, 1 year probation, $500 fine.

Alissa Lynn Valentine; Registered Professional Nurse; Oneonta, NY 13820; Lic. No. 685224; Cal. No. 31610; Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 years stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $500 fine.

Tammy Lee Withrow; Licensed Practical Nurse; Watertown, NY 13601-2219; Lic. No. 190221; Cal. No. 31653; Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 years stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $500 fine.

Michelle Marie Couse; Registered Professional Nurse; Shortsville, NY 14548; Lic. No. 417699; Cal. No. 31654; Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 years stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $500 fine.

Pharmacy

ABC Pharmacy, Inc.; Pharmacy; Brooklyn, NY 11220; Reg. No. 026818; Cal. No. 31502; Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: $5,000 fine.

Social Work

Victoria Fern Tilbe-Hugel; Licensed Clinical Social Worker; Rochester, NY 14626; Lic. No. 058606; Cal. No. 30884; Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 years stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $500 fine.

Nadine Carla Andree Campbell; Licensed Master Social Worker; Albany, NY 12208; Lic. No. 054265; Cal. No. 31383; Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 years stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $250 fine.

Christina V. Dadey; Licensed Master Social Worker; Batavia, NY 14020; Lic. No. 063499; Cal. No. 31511; Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 years stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $500 fine.

Franc J. Libihoul; Licensed Clinical Social Worker; West Hurley, NY 12491; Lic. No. 037837; Cal. No. 31615; Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 years stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $500 fine.

Kristin Ackner McFerran; Licensed Master Social Worker; Latham, NY 12110; Lic. No. 086566; Cal. No. 31647; Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 years stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $750 fine.

Veterinary Medicine

Terry D. Hausserman; Veterinarian; Boonville, NY 13309; Lic. No. 005599; Cal. No. 31632; Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 1 month actual suspension, 11 months stayed suspension, 1 year probation, $500 fine.

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