PHYSICAL THERAPY LICENSURE BOARD

Bureau of Occupational Licenses

700 West State Street, P.O. Box 83720

Boise, ID 83720-0063 

 

Conference Call Minutes of 2/16/2011 

 

BOARD MEMBERS PRESENT:  Larry Ohman - Chair

                                                             Stephanie A. Liddle

                                                             Monica D. Fowers

                                                             Brian White

 

 

BOARD MEMBERS ABSENT:    Barbara J. Sterling

                                                           

 

BUREAU STAFF:                           Dawn Hall, Administrative Support Manager

                                                            Karl Klein, Administrative Attorney

                                                            Marilyn London, Technical Records Specialist I

 

                                   

The meeting was called to order at 12:30 PM MST by Larry Ohman.

 

EXECUTIVE SESSION

 

It was moved by Mr. White that the Board enter 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. Fowers, motion carried. Individual votes for this motion were: Mr. Ohman, aye; Mr. White, aye; Ms. Liddle, aye; and Ms. Fowers, aye.

 

It was moved by Ms. Liddle that the Board enter regular session. Seconded by Mr. White, motion carried. Individual votes for this motion were: Mr. Ohman, aye; Mr. White, aye; Ms. Liddle, aye; and Ms. Fowers, aye.

 

NEW BUSINESS

 

APPLICATIONS

 

It was moved by Ms. Liddle that the Board deny the application of Verna Vicedo on the basis of failed IBT exam; and approve the request of applicant 901111070 to re-apply as a physical therapist assistant and sit for the PTA exam.; and deny the application of Jain Dilipkumar on the basis of a letter from the Social Security Administration stating applicant is not allowed to work in the United States and their education is not equivalent for physical therapist. Seconded by Ms. Fowers, motion carried.

 

AMENDED AGENDA

 

It was moved by Mr. White that the agenda be amended to include the discussion of Credential Evaluations. It was on a good faith effort to add it within the appropriate time. Seconded by Ms. Liddle, motion carried.

 

 The Board discussed credential evaluation reports from two different sources for an applicant, which indicated one was ok and the 2nd was not ok.  The Board requests that the Bureau send the reports to each Board member for their review.

 

EXPENSE VOUCHER

 

It was moved by Ms. Liddle to approve the reimbursement of expenses for Ms. Fowers for attending the legislature. Seconded by Mr. White, motion carried.

 

NEXT MEETING

 

The Board scheduled a conference call meeting for Friday February 18, 2011 at 7:30 A.M. MST.

 

ADJOURNMENT

 

It was moved by Ms. Liddle that the meeting adjourn at 1:05 P.M. MST. Seconded by Ms. Fowers, 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