STATE BOARD OF MIDWIFERY

Bureau of Occupational Licenses

700 West State Street, P.O. Box 83720

Boise, ID 83720-0063 

 

Conference Call Minutes of 7/28/2010

 

 

BOARD MEMBERS PRESENT:      Barbara N Rawlings - Chair

                                                             Michelle Bartlett

                                                             Paula Wiens

                                                             Kyndal Mae Verveckken

                                                             Clarence William Blea M.D.

 

 

BUREAU STAFF:                               Tana Cory, Bureau Chief

                                                            Dawn Hall, Administrative Support Manager

                                                            Lori Peel, Investigative Unit Manager

                                                            Karl Klein, Administrative Attorney

 

 

The meeting was called to order at 9:05 AM MDT by Barbara N Rawlings.

 

APPROVAL OF MINUTES

 

A motion was made by Ms. Verveckken to approve the minutes of June 30, 2010. Seconded by Ms. Wiens, motion carried.

 

LEGISLATIVE REPORT

 

Ms. Cory explained that the Board’s temporary rule regarding felonies is in effect and will go to the Legislature as a temporary/proposed rule. Once it has been passed, it will become a permanent rule.

 

FINANCIAL REPORT

 

Ms. Hall presented the financial report to members of the Board, which showed a balance of $6,441.49 as of 6/30/2010.

 

DISCIPLINARY AND PRO-REVIEW PROCESS

 

Ms. Peel explained the disciplinary and the pro-review process to the Board members. The Board members gave Ms. Peel a list of potential names to use for pro-reviewers.

 

PHARMACOLOGY COURSES

 

Ms. Bartlett researched the courses at the Seattle Midwifery School and found that the pharmacology, shock/IV, and suturing were included in the course material. The Board discussed having a list of Midwifery schools that meet the licensing requirements for future reference.

A motion was made by Ms. Verveckken for the Board Chair to prepare a list of Midwifery schools, to contact each school, and to request a curriculum for the pharmacology, shock/IV, and suturing courses for the Board to review. Seconded by Ms. Wiens, motion carried.

 

EXECUTIVE SESSION

 

A motion was made by Ms. Verveckken that the Board go into executive session under Idaho Code § 67-2345(1) (d) to consider records that are exempt from disclosure under the Idaho Public Records Law.  The purpose of the Executive Session was to consider license application materials.  Seconded by Ms. Wiens. The vote was: Ms. Verveckken, aye; Ms. Wiens, aye; Ms. Bartlett, aye; Dr. Blea, aye; and Ms. Rawlings, aye. Motion carried.

 

A motion was made by Dr. Blea to come out of executive session. Seconded by Ms. Verveckken. The vote was: Ms. Verveckken, aye; Ms. Wiens, aye; Ms. Bartlett, aye; Dr. Blea, aye; and Ms. Rawlings, aye. Motion carried.

 

A motion was by Dr. Blea to approve one application for licensure. Seconded by Ms. Verveckken, motion carried.

 

APPLICATIONS

     Approved for Licensure

                        HOLMES DONNA Z                            MIDA-32

NEXT MEETING

 

The Board directed the Bureau to contact the Board Chair to schedule a meeting within 30 days of receiving a complete application.

 

ADJOURNMENT

 

A motion was made by Dr. Blea to adjourn the meeting at 9:55 AM. Seconded by Ms. Verveckken, motion carried.

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Barbara N Rawlings, Chair                                Michelle Bartlett

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Paula Wiens                                                      Clarence William Blea M.D.

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Kyndal May Vervekken                                       Tana Cory, Bureau Chief