STATE BOARD OF MIDWIFERY

Bureau of Occupational Licenses

700 West State Street, P.O. Box 83720

Boise, ID 83720-0063 

 

Board Meeting Minutes of 5/18/2011

 

 

BOARD MEMBERS PRESENT:  Barbara N Rawlings - Chair

                                                             Paula Wiens

                                                             Clarence William Blea M.D.

                                                             Kyndal May Verveckken

                                                             Cathy Ward  

                                                           

 

BUREAU STAFF:                           Tana Cory, Bureau Chief

                                                            Dawn Hall, Administrative Support Manager

                                                            Lori Peel, Investigative Unit Manager

                                                            Eric Nelson, Board Prosecutor

                                                            Karl Klein, Administrative Attorney

 

                                   

The meeting was called to order at 9:00 AM MDT by Barbara N Rawlings.

 

NEW BOARD MEMBER WELCOME

 

Cathy Ward was introduced and welcomed to the Board and thanked for her willingness to serve.

 

APPROVAL OF MINUTES

 

A motion was made by Dr. Blea to approve the minutes of 2/16/2011. Seconded by Ms. Verveckken, motion carried.

 

LEGISLATIVE REPORT

 

Ms. Cory presented the Legislative report to the Board members. The Attorney General’s Office will no longer be prosecuting the Board’s cases. Eric Nelson from Naylor & Hales will be the Board’s prosecutor.

 

FINANCIAL REPORT

 

Ms. Hall presented the financial report to members of the Board, which showed a

negative balance of $769.74 as of 1/31/2011. The Board’s expenditures were $9,633.04 and the revenues were $2,421.78.

 

MEMORANDUM

 

Mr. Nelson  presented a memorandum to the Board.

 

A motion was made by Dr. Blea to authorize closure of case MID-2011-2. Seconded by Ms. Ward, motion carried.

 

The Board gave direction to Mr. Nelson on how to proceed for case MID-2011-1.

 

INVESTIGATIVE REPORT

 

Ms. Peel presented the investigative report to the Board members.

 

BIRTH STATISTICS REPORT    

 

The Board would like to see an annual report with the information received on the Birth Statistics form.

 

PEER REVIEW

 

The Board discussed the confidentiality and procedure for peer reviews.

 

RENEWALS

 

The board reviewed the supporting documentation received with the license renewal applications.

 

A motion was made by Ms. Vervekken for the Bureau to approve the renewals if all supporting documentation is current and submitted. If there are any questions regarding the documentation, the Board will review it at its next meeting. Seconded by Ms. Wiens, motion carried.

 

APPLICATIONS

    

     Pending

                        901114745

                        901115980

 

NEXT MEETING July 7, 2011, Conference Call at 9:00 AM

 

ADJOURNMENT

 

A motion was made by Ms. Vervekken to adjourn the meeting at 12:55 PM. Seconded by Ms. Ward, motion carried.

 

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Barbara N Rawlings, Chair                               Paula Wiens

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Clarence William Blea M.D.                             Kyndal May Verveckken

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Cathy Ward                                                     Tana Cory, Bureau Chief