STATE OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY LICENSURE BOARD

Bureau of Occupational Licenses

1109 Main Street, Suite 220

Boise, ID 83702-5642 

 

Board Meeting Minutes of 8/17/2009

 

BOARD MEMBERS PRESENT: Michael Spero - Chair

Corwin Sutherin

Ione Springer

Caren DeAngelis

Diann Davis-Martin

 

BUREAU STAFF: Dawn Hall, Administrative Support Manager

Karl Klein, Administrative Attorney

Carrie Gilstrap, Technical Records Specialist

 

OTHERS PRESENT: Linda Jackson, Farrell Lindley

                           

Meeting was called to order at 1:10 PM MDT by Michael Spero.

 

OLD BUSINESS

 

PROPOSED RULES

 

Discussion was held regarding the proposed rules. The Board members will provide additional information prior to the next meeting to assist in promulgating rules regarding: sections to define physical agent modalities, supervision ratios, and continuing education.

 

REVIEW OF DRAFT APPLICATION AND RENEWAL FORMS

 

The Board reviewed the licensure applications and renewal forms. Changes were noted to the drafts and will be brought back before the Board for final approval.

 

NEW BUSINESS

 

EXECUTIVE SESSION

 

A motion was made by Mr. Sutherin 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. Davis-Martin. The vote was: Mr. Spero, aye; Ms. Springer, aye; Ms. DeAngelis, aye; Ms. Davis-Martin, aye; and Mr. Sutherin, aye. Motion carried.

 

A motion was made by Ms. Davis-Martin to come out of executive session. Seconded by Ms. Springer. The vote was: Mr. Spero, aye; Ms. Springer, aye; Ms. DeAngelis, aye; Ms. Davis-Martin, aye; and Mr. Sutherin, aye. Motion carried.

 

APPLICATIONS

 

OT-928 A motion was made by Ms. Davis-Martin to approve the application from Sara Poppleton for an occupational therapist license by examination. Seconded by Mr. Sutherin, motion carried.

 

 

NEXT MEETING was previously scheduled for Friday August 21, 2009 at 1:00 p.m. MDT.

 

ADJOURNMENT

 

A motion was made by Mr. Sutherin to adjourn the meeting at 3:30 p.m. Seconded by Ms. Davis-Martin, motion carried.

 

 

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Michael Spero, Chair Corwin Sutherin

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Ione Springer Caren DeAngelis

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Diann Davis-Martin Tana Cory, Bureau Chief