PHYSICAL THERAPY LICENSURE BOARD

Bureau of Occupational Licenses

700 West State Street, P.O. Box 83720

Boise, ID 83720-0063 

 

Conference Call Minutes of 9/15/2010

 

BOARD MEMBERS PRESENT:  Larry Ohman - Chair

                                                             Stephanie A. Liddle

                                                             Monica D. Fowers

                                                             Brian White

                                                             Barbara J. Sterling                                                  

 

BUREAU STAFF:                           Tana Cory, Bureau Chief

                                                            Dawn Hall, Administrative Support Manager

                                                            Karl Klein, Administrative Attorney

                                                            Carrie Gilstrap, Technical Records Specialist

                                   

The meeting was called to order at 12:00 PM MDT by Larry Ohman.

 

 APPROVAL OF MINUTES

 

A motion was made by Ms. Fowers to accept the minutes of 7/16/2010 as written. Seconded by Mr. White, motion carried.

 

FY 2011 RENEWAL CONTRACT

 

Ms. Hall presented the FY2011 renewal contract to the members of the Board. A motion was made by Mr. White to approve the renewal contract if there were no issues following review and authorize the Chair to sign on behalf of the Board. Seconded by Ms. Sterling, motion carried.

 

NEW BUSINESS

 

EXECUTIVE SESSION

 

A motion was made by Mr. White 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. Sterling. The vote was: Mr. White, aye; Mr. Ohman, aye; Ms. Liddle, aye; Ms. Fowers, aye; and Ms. Sterling, aye. Motion carried.

 

A motion was made by Ms. Liddle to come out of executive session. Seconded by Ms. Fowers. The vote was: Mr. White, aye; Mr. Ohman, aye; Ms. Liddle, aye; Ms. Fowers, aye; and Ms. Sterling, aye. Motion carried.

 

APPLICATIONS

 

PHYA- 2753 A motion was made by Ms. Sterling to approve T Jay Brizzee to sit for the examination. Seconded by Mr. White, motion carried.

 

APPLICANT ID 901112920 A motion was made by Mr. White to hold the application pending further information to be received from an another state. Seconded by Ms. Liddle, motion carried.

 

APPLICANT ID 901113230 A motion was made by Mr. White to approve the applicant to sit for the exam and require they have their health care practitioner verify treatment and completion of counseling before a license may be issued. Seconded by Ms. Fowers, motion carried.

 

PT- 2749 A motion was made by Ms. Sterling to approve Janet Sue Lee for endorsement licensure. Seconded by Mr. White, motion carried.

 

APPLICANT ID 901112457 A motion was made by Mr. White to require the applicant complete an exam preparatory course as well as submit documentation describing the applicant’s substance abuse history and management techniques currently being used.

 

PT- 2752 A motion was made by Ms. Sterling to approve Moushmita Panda for endorsement licensure. Seconded by Mr. White, motion carried.

 

PHYA-2657 A motion was made by Ms. Liddle to deny the application for Devangi Shukla based upon her education not being substantially equivalent to a physical therapy degree in the U.S. Seconded by Ms. Sterling, motion carried.

 

PT- 2693 A motion was made by Ms. Sterling to approve Ruth Ann Hurst for endorsement licensure. Seconded by Mr. White, motion carried.

 

CE COURSES

 

A motion was made by Ms. Liddle to deny the college courses entitled English 101 and Psychology 101 for meeting the continuing education requirement. A letter is to be drafted and forwarded to the Chair for his signature. Seconded by Ms. Sterling, motion carried.

 

ADJOURNMENT

 

A motion was made by Ms. Fowers to adjourn the meeting at 12:50 PM. Seconded by Ms. Sterling, motion carried.

 

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Larry Ohman, Chair                                          Stephanie A. Liddle

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Monica D. Fowers                                           Brian White

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Barbara J. Sterling                                            Tana Cory, Bureau Chief