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2013

DECEMBER 5, 2013

The Executive Evaluation Subcommittee of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts will be on Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 3:30 p.m. in the offices of the board, 800 SW Jackson, Lower Level Suite A, Topeka, Kansas.  The notice and agenda for this meeting follows.

Notice. Agenda.

NOVEMBER 26, 2013

A regular meeting of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts will be held beginning at 8:30 a.m. on Friday, December 13, 2013, at the offices of the Board, 800 SW Jackson, Lower Level-Suite A, Topeka, Kansas. The notice and agenda for the meeting follows.

12/13/2013 Board Meeting Agenda

SEPTEMBER 20, 2013

A regular meeting of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts will be held beginning at 8:30 a.m. on Friday, October 11, 2013, at the offices of the Board, 800 SW Jackson, Lower Level-Suite A, Topeka, Kansas. The notice and agenda for the meeting follows.

10/11/2013 Board Meeting Agenda

AUGUST 26, 2013

A meeting of the PA Legislation and Physician Supervision Subcommittee of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts will be held on Thursday, September 19, 2013 at the offices of the Board, 800 S.W. Jackson, Lower Level-Suite A, Topeka, Kansas. The meeting is scheduled to begin at 5:00 p.m., to help facilitate participation by licensees and Practitioners who have patient responsibilities during regular business hours. The agenda follows.

9/19/2013 Board Meeting Agenda

AUGUST 14, 2013

A meeting of the Ultrasound & Laser Fat Reduction Subcommittee of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts. Meeting will be held Thursday, October 31, 2013, at 3:00 p.m., at the Kansas Board of Healing Arts, 800 SW Jackson, Lower Level - Suite A, Topeka. The agenda follows.

10/31/2013 Board Meeting Agenda

JULY 19, 2013

A meeting of the Medical Education Subcommittee of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts will be held on Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 1:30 p.m. at the offices of the Board, 800 SW Jackson, Lower Level Suite A, Topeka, Kansas.

9/26/2013 Board Meeting Agenda

JULY 19, 2013

A meeting of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts will be held on Friday, August 9, 2013 starting at 8:30 a.m. in the offices of the Board, 800 S.W. Jackson, Lower Level Suite A, Topeka, Kansas. The agenda for the meeting follows.

8/9/2013 Board Meeting Agenda

JULY 3, 2013

A meeting of the Education Subcommittee of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts will be held at 1:30 PM on Thursday, July 18, 2013 at the offices of the Board, 800 SW Jackson, Lower Level-Suite A, Topeka, Kansas.

7/18/2013 Board Meeting Agenda

JULY 2, 2013

A meeting of the Ultrasound & Laser Fat Reduction Subcommittee of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts. Meeting will be held at the Kansas Board of Healing Arts, 800 SW Jackson, Lower Level- Suite A, Topeka.

8/5/2013 Board Meeting Agenda

MAY 29, 2013

A meeting of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts will be held on Friday, June 14, 2013 starting at 8:30 a.m. in the offices of the Board, 800 S.W. Jackson, Lower Level-Suite A, Topeka, Kansas. The agenda for the meeting follows.

6/14/2013 Board Meeting Agenda

MARCH 22, 2013

A regular meeting of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts will be held beginning at 8:30 a.m. on Friday, April 12, 2013 in the offices of the Board, 800 S.W. Jackson, Lower Level-Ste. A, Topeka, Kansas. The notice and agenda for the meeting follows.

4/12/2013 Board Meeting Agenda

JANUARY 22, 2013

A meeting of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts will be held starting at 8:30 a.m. on Friday, February 8, 2013 at the offices of the Board, 800 SW Jackson, Lower Level-Suite A, Topeka, Kansas. The agenda for the meeting follows.

2/8/2013 Board Meeting Agenda

JANUARY 14, 2013

A meeting of the Education Subcommittee of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Friday, March 8, 2013 at the offices of the Board, 800 S.W. Jackson, Lower Level-Suite A, Topeka, Kansas. The agenda for the meeting follows.

3/8/2013 Board Meeting Agenda

JANUARY 2, 2013

Ultrasound Laser Fat Reduction Subcommittee of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts meeting. Meeting will be held at the Kansas Board of Healing Arts, 800 SW Jackson, Lower Level- Suite A, Topeka. The agenda for the meeting follows.

2/1/2013 Board Meeting Agenda

2012

NOVEMBER 15, 2012

A regular meeting of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts will be held on Friday, December 7, 2012, starting at 8:30 a.m. at the offices of the board, 800 S.W. Jackson, Lower Level-Suite A, Topeka, Kansas. The agenda for the meeting follows.

12/7/2012 Board Meeting Agenda

OCTOBER 2, 2012

A regular meeting of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts will be held on Friday, October 19, 2012, starting at 8:30 a.m. at the offices of the board, 800 S.W. Jackson, Lower Level-Suite A, Topeka, Kansas. The agenda for the meeting follows.

10/19/2012 Board Meeting Agenda

August 22, 2012

A special meeting of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts will be held via teleconference on Friday, August 24, 2012 at 12:15 p.m. Members of the public wishing to attend the meeting must do so in person at the Board’s offices located at 800 SW Jackson, Lower Level-Suite A, Topeka, Kansas. A copy of the meeting agenda is attached.

8/24/2012 Board Meeting Agenda

JULY 23, 2012

A regular meeting of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts will be held on Friday, August 17, 2012, starting at 8:30 a.m. at the offices of the board, 800 S.W. Jackson, Lower Level-Suite A, Topeka, Kansas. The agenda for the meeting follows.

8/17/2012 Board Meeting Agenda

JUNE 5, 2012

A meeting of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts will be held on Friday, June 22, 2012 starting at 8:30 a.m., at the offices of the Board, 800 S.W. Jackson, Lower Level-Suite A, Topeka, Kansas. The agenda for the meeting follows.

6/22/2012 Board Meeting Agenda

April 6, 2012

A meeting of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts will be held on Friday, April 13, 2012 starting at 8:30 a.m., at the offices of the Board, 800 S.W. Jackson, Lower Level-Suite A, Topeka, Kansas. The agenda for the meeting follows.

4/13/2012 Board Meeting Agenda

MARCH 26, 2012

A meeting of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts will be held on Friday, April 13, 2012, beginning at 8:30 a.m., in the offices of the Board, 800 SW Jackson, Lower Level-Suite A, Topeka, Kansas. The agenda for the meeting follows.

4/13/2012 Board Meeting Agenda

FEBRUARY 6, 2012

A meeting of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts will be held starting at 8:30 a.m. on Friday, February 24, 2012, at the offices of the Board, 800 SW Jackson, Lower Level-Suite A, Topeka, Kansas. The agenda for this meeting follows.

2/24/2012 Board Meeting Agenda

2011

NOVEMBER 29, 2011

A meeting of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts will be held starting at 8:30 a.m. on Friday, December 2, 2011, at the offices of the Board, 800 S.W. Jackson, Lower Level-Suite A, Topeka, Kansas. The agenda for this meeting follows..

12/2/2011 Board Meeting Agenda

OCTOBER 25, 2011

A meeting of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts, Medical Director Search Subcommittee will be held via teleconference on Wednesday, October 26, 2011 at 6:00 p.m. The Board will meet in executive session to discuss non-elected personnel matters, pursuant to K.S.A. 75-4319(b)(2).

OCTOBER 25, 2011

A meeting of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts, Medical Director Search Subcommittee will be held at the offices of the Board, 800 SW Jackson, Lower Level-Suite A, Topeka, Kansas on Tuesday, November 29, 2011 at 8:00 a.m. The Board will meet in executive session regarding non-elected personnel matters, pursuant to K.S.A. 75-4319(b)(2).

OCTOBER 4, 2011

A meeting of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts will be held starting at 8:30 a.m. on Friday, October 21, 2011, at the offices of the Board, 800 S.W. Jackson, Lower Level-Suite A, Topeka, Kansas. The agenda for this meeting follows.

10/21/2011 Board Meeting Agenda

SEPTEMBER 8, 2011

A special meeting of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts will be held via teleconference at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, September 15, 2011. Members of the public wishing to attend the meeting must attend in person at the offices of the Board, 800 S.W. Jackson, Lower Level-Suite A, Topeka, Kansas. The agenda for the meeting is attached.

9/15/2011 Board Meeting Agenda

JULY 25, 2011

A meeting of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts will be held on Friday, August 12, 2011 at 8:30 a.m. at the offices of the Board, 800 SW Jackson, Lower Level-Suite A, Topeka, Kansas. The agenda for this meeting follows.

8/12/2011 Board Meeting Agenda

JUNE 13, 2011

A meeting of the Sanction Guidelines Review Committee will be held on Monday, July 25, 2011 at 1:30 p.m., at the offices of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts, 800 S.W. Jackson, Lower Level-Suite A, Topeka, Kansas. The agenda for this meeting has not yet been finalized. It will be posted on the Public Information page of our website at www.ksbha.org as soon as it is available.

MAY 26, 2011

Joplin Tornado: Temporary Licenses for Missouri Doctors (fillable application)

MAY 26, 2011

A regular meeting of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts will be held at 8:30 a.m. on Friday, June 17, 2011, at the offices of the Board, 800 SW Jackson, Lower Level-Suite A, Topeka, Kansas. The agenda for this meeting follows.

6/17/2011 Board Meeting Agenda

MARCH 25, 2011

A regular board meeting of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts will be held on Friday, April 15, 2011 starting at 8:30 a.m., at the offices of the Board, 800 SW Jackson, Lower Level-Suite A, Topeka, Kansas. The agenda for this meeting follows.

4/15/2011 Board Meeting Agenda

FEBRUARY 7, 2011

A meeting of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts will be held at the board offices, 800 SW Jackson, Lower Level-Suite A, Topeka, Kansas, on Friday, February 25, 2011 beginning at 8:30 a.m.

2/25/2011 Board Meeting Agenda

JANUARY 28, 2011

- Rescheduled Date and Time -

The teleconference meeting of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts Legislative Committee originally scheduled for January 31, 2011 at 12:10 p.m. has been cancelled. The meeting has been rescheduled for Wednesday, February 2, 2011 at 7:00 a.m., and will be held by telephone conference. Members of the public who wish to attend the teleconference may come to the Board offices at 800 SW Jackson, Lower Level-Suite A, Topeka, Kansas. The agenda for this meeting is to update the committee on 2011 pending legislation and proposed bills that involve the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts.

2010

DECEMBER 16, 2010

A special meeting of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts will be held at 8:30 a.m. on Friday, January 7, 2011 at the Shawnee County Public Library, Menninger Room in the a.m. and Perkins Room in the p.m., 1515 SW 10th Ave., Topeka, Kansas. The purpose of the meeting is an executive session to discuss personnel matters of non-elected personnel.

DECEMBER 16, 2010

A special meeting of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 21, 2010 at the Shawnee County Public Library, Anton Room, 1515 SW 10th Ave., Topeka, Kansas. The purpose of the meeting is an executive session to discuss personnel matters of non-elected personnel.

NOVEMBER 18, 2010

A Special Meeting of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts will be held at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 23, 2010, at the offices of the Board, 235 SW. Topeka, Blvd., Topeka, Kansas.

11/23/2010 Board Meeting Agenda

NOVEMBER 15, 2010

A regular meeting of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts will be held on Friday, December 3, 2010 at 8:30 a.m. in the offices of the Board, located at 235 SW Topeka Blvd., Topeka, Kansas. Board staff will also be conducting a Learning Summit for all Board Members on Saturday, December 4, 2010 from 8:30 a.m. until noon in the offices of the Board.

12/3/2010 Board Meeting Agenda;
12/3/2010 Learning Summitt Agenda

SEPTEMBER 16, 2010

A regular meeting of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts will be held on Friday, October 8, 2010 at 8:30 a.m. in the offices of the Board, located at 235 SW Topeka Blvd., Topeka, Kansas.

10/8/2010 Board Meeting Agenda

AUGUST 10, 2010

Effective August 6th , the Kansas Board of Healing Arts temporarily suspended the license of Hampton Anderson III, D.O. on an emergency basis.

Copy of ExParte Emergency Order of Temporary Suspension .

AUGUST 2, 2010

A regular meeting of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts will be held at the board offices, 235 SW Topeka Blvd., Topeka, Kansas, on Friday, August 20, 2010, beginning at 8:30 a.m.

8/20/2010 Board Meeting Agenda

JULY 21, 2010

A special meeting of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts will be held via teleconference on Wednesday, August 4, 2010, at 12:15 p.m. Members of the public who wish to attend the meeting may do so by coming to the offices of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts, 235 S.W. Topeka Blvd., Topeka, Kansas.

8/4/2010 Board Meeting Agenda

JULY 9, 2010

Effective July 8th at 12:30 pm, the Kansas Board of Healing Arts temporarily suspended the license of Diana L. Carver, D.O. on an emergency basis.

Copy of ExParte Emergency Order of Temporary Suspension .

JUNE 2, 2010

A regular meeting of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts will be held on Friday, June 18, 2010 at 8:30 a.m., at the offices of the Board, 235 SW Topeka Blvd., Topeka, Kansas.

6/18/2010 Board Meeting Agenda

MAY 13, 2010

On Thursday, May 6, 2010, the Kansas Senate voted to approve Kathleen Jo Selzler Lippert as the new Executive Director to the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts.

MARCH 10, 2010

The Kansas Board of Healing Arts held its regularly scheduled meeting on Friday, the 19th of February, and took several actions.

FEBRUARY 26, 2010

Effective immediately, the Kansas Board of Healing Arts has filed an Emergency Order of Suspension against the license of Charles H. Weintz, DO.

FEBRUARY 23, 2010

Effective immediately, the Kansas Board of Healing Arts has filed an Emergency Order of Suspension against the license of Ethan E. Bickelhaupt, MD for inappropriate prescribing and pleading guilty to a felony in the United States District Court. Additional information will be made public as it is available.

2009

DECEMBER 9, 2009

The Kansas State Board of Healing Arts held its regularly scheduled meeting on Friday, the 4th of December and took several actions.

OCTOBER 13, 2009

A Topeka Chiropractor has entered into an “Agreed Temporary Order of Suspension” with the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts for a period of thirty (30) days. KSBHA entered into a consent agreement with Robert F. Rusnak, D.C., whom holds license number 01-04412.

Copy of Agreed Temporary Order of Suspension .

OCTOBER 1, 2009

A meeting of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts will be held on Friday, October 16, 2009, beginning at 8:30 a.m. at the offices of the Board, 235 SW Topeka Blvd., Topeka, Kansas.

10/16/2009 Board Meeting Agenda

SEPTEMBER 23, 2009

An Overland Park doctor has surrendered her license to the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts in lieu of further disciplinary proceedings. KSBHA entered into a consent agreement with Giselle Wildman, D.O., on September 22, 2009, in which she agreed to surrender her Kansas medical license.

Copy of Consent Order .

SEPTEMBER 23, 2009

On September 23, 2009, an Emergency Order of Suspension was filed against Jenni A. Denton, OT. Ms. Denton was immediately suspended from practicing as an Occupational Therapy Assistant.

Copy of Emergency ExParte Order of Suspension and Protective Order .

SEPTEMBER 18, 2009

A Kansas State Board of Healing Arts presiding officer has ruled that the license of Wasse Zafer, D.C., Olathe, shall continue to remain suspended pending a disciplinary hearing.

SEPTEMBER 10, 2009

A Wichita doctor has surrendered his license to the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts in lieu of further disciplinary proceedings. KSBHA entered into a consent agreement with Lawrence M. Simons, M.D., September 9, in which he agreed to surrender his Kansas medical license.

Copy of Consent Order .

AUGUST 20, 2009

The Kansas State Board of Healing Arts held its bi-monthly meeting on Friday, August 14 and took several actions, including a revocation and approval of consent agreements.

AUGUST 14, 2009

The bi-monthly meeting of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts will be held Friday, August 14 beginning at 8:30 a.m. The meeting will be held at 235 S. Topeka Blvd., Topeka, KS and is open to the public and media. The agenda for this meeting follows.

8/14/2009 Board Meeting Agenda

JULY 28, 2009

The Kansas State Board of Healing Arts announces that the hearing for Douglas Geenens, D.O., will continue August 11 at 1 p.m. in the Johnson County Courthouse, Room 334. The hearing began July 13-15 in Topeka and was continued to accommodate witness availability.

JULY 16, 2009

The Kansas State Board of Healing Arts announces that the hearing for Douglas Geenens, D.O., has been continued. The hearing occurred July 13-15 and has been continued to a later date and will resume in the Kansas City area. A time and location will be announced when it becomes available.

JULY 10, 2009

The Kansas State Board of Healing Arts announces that a disciplinary hearing on the license of Douglas Geenens, D.O., Overland Park will be held beginning July 13 at the Office of Administrative Hearings, 1020 S. Kansas Ave. The hearing will begin at 9 a.m. and is scheduled for five days.

Copy of Petition .

JULY 1, 2009

The Kansas State Board of Healing Arts issued an emergency suspension Tuesday, June 30, of the license of James Walter Rider, M.D., Atchison, because of imminent danger to public health and safety.

JUNE 19, 2009

The Kansas State Board of Healing Arts held its bi-monthly meeting on Friday, June 12 and took various actions, including suspension and approval of consent orders.

JUNE 15, 2009

Patient records custodian named for Dr. Lee

The Kansas State Board of Healing Arts announces that patient medical records previously maintained by Dr. Peter Lee, Liberal, whose license was revoked in August 2008, are now being maintained by a records custodian. Patients seeking their records should contact Elizabeth at Jayhawk File Express, 888-832-9443 or esmith@jayhawkfile.com. A form and contact information is also available at www.ksbha.org. A cost will be assessed.

JUNE 11, 2009

The bi-monthly meeting of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts will be held Friday, June 12 beginning at 8:30 a.m. The meeting will be held at 235 S. Topeka Blvd., Topeka, KS and is open to the public and media. Some of the items on the agenda include a hearing on Russell Reitz, M.D., Manhattan, who was recently convicted of a felony; a motion for review of a settlement agreement the Board previously rejected with John Schroll, M.D., Overland Park; as well as other requests, disciplinary action and waivers. The agenda for this meeting follows.

6/12/2009 Board Meeting Agenda

MAY 22, 2009

The Kansas State Board of Healing Arts has suspended the license of Thomas C. Weaver, D.C., Parsons, for failure to comply with monitoring terms.

Copy of Final Order .

MAY 14, 2009

A Kansas State Board of Healing Arts presiding officer has ruled this week that the license of Pravin Sampat, M.D., Topeka shall continue to remain suspended pending a disciplinary hearing.

Copy of Journal Entry .

MAY 6, 2009

The Kansas State Board of Healing Arts has issued an emergency suspension of the license of Wasse Zafer, D.C., Olathe, because of imminent danger to public health and safety.

Copy of Petition .
Copy of Emergency Order .

APRIL 24, 2009

The Kansas State Board of Healing Arts held its bi-monthly meeting on Friday, April 17 and took several actions, including a suspension, denials and consent agreements.

APRIL 16, 2009

The bi-monthly meeting of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts will be held Friday, April 17 beginning at 8:30 a.m. The meeting will be held at 235 S. Topeka Blvd., Topeka, KS and is open to the public and media. Some of the items on the agenda include hearings on various requests, waivers and disciplinary action.The agenda for this meeting follows.

4/17/2009 Board Meeting Agenda

APRIL 10, 2009

A Wichita doctor has surrendered his license to the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts in lieu of further disciplinary proceedings. KSBHA entered into a consent agreement with Timothy P. Gatschet, M.D., Wichita, in which he agreed to surrender his Kansas medical license.

Copy of Petition .

APRIL 3, 2009

The Kansas State Board of Healing Arts filed a disciplinary petition against the medical license of Lawrence M. Simons Sr., M.D., Wichita, this week. The disciplinary petition includes alleged violations of statute such as excessive prescribing of a controlled substance; unprofessional conduct, which includes practicing veterinary medicine without proper licensure; commission of fraud or misrepresentation in applying for or securing an original, renewal or reinstated license; and failure to keep written medical records, amongst other violations.

Copy of Petition .

MARCH 27, 2009

The Kansas State Board of Healing Arts continues to move forward with a disciplinary petition the Board filed against George R. Tiller, M.D., Wichita, in December 2008.

Copy of Petition .

MARCH 9, 2009

The Kansas State Board of Healing Arts has taken action against an Andover medical spa operator for practicing medicine without a license. Stacy Truesdell and TA, L.L.C., who own and operate True Aesthetics Premier Laser and Medical Spa, in Andover, entered into a diversion agreement with the Board last week following a Board investigation.

MARCH 2, 2009

The Kansas State Board of Healing Arts announces that patient medical records previously maintained by the Schneider Medical Clinic, 7030 South Broadway in Haysville, KS, are now being maintained by a records custodian. Patients seeking their records should send their requests to Records Custodian, P.O. Box 314, Valley Center, Kansas 67147. The records are being stored at a location in Wichita.

FEBRUARY 25, 2009

The Kansas State Board of Healing Arts held its bi-monthly meeting on Friday, February 20 and took several actions.

FEBRUARY 19, 2009

The bi-monthly meeting of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts will be held Friday, February 20 beginning at 8:30 a.m. The meeting will be held at 235 S. Topeka Blvd., Topeka, KS and is open to the public and media. Some of the items on the agenda include hearings on various requests, waivers and disciplinary action. The agenda for this meeting follows.

2/20/2009 Board Meeting Agenda

FEBRUARY 6, 2009

An Emporia doctor has surrendered his license to the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts in lieu of further disciplinary proceedings. KSBHA entered into a consent agreement with Chad Everett Sharp, M.D., on Wednesday, February 4, in which he agreed to surrender his Kansas medical license.

2008

DECEMBER 23, 2008

The Kansas State Board of Healing Arts has issued an emergency suspension of the medical license of Timothy P. Gatschet, M.D., Wichita.

DECEMBER 11, 2008

The Kansas State Board of Healing Arts held its bi-monthly meeting on Friday, December 5 and took several actions. In administrative actions, Board Member Myron Leinwetter, D.O., Rossville, was elected as Vice-President of the Board. A new Board President, Michael Beezley, M.D., Lenexa, was elected in October following the resignation of Vinton K. Arnett, D.C., Hays. The Board also discussed pain management amidst nationwide discussion. No action to change current policy was taken. The Board’s current policy is available online at www.ksbha.org/misc/jointpainmgmt.html.

DECEMBER 3, 2008

The bi-monthly meeting of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts will be held Friday, December 5 beginning at 8:30 a.m. The meeting will be held at 235 S. Topeka Blvd., Topeka, KS and is open to the public and media. Some of the items on the agenda include eight hearings on various requests, waivers and disciplinary action.The agenda for this meeting follows.

12/5/2008 Board Meeting Agenda

OCTOBER 28, 2008

The Kansas State Board of Healing Arts has filed a disciplinary petition against Dr. Douglas Geenens, D.O., Overland Park, with the Office of Administrative Hearings.

The Board of Healing Arts received complaints alleging violations in standards of care, the prescribing and dispensing of prescription drugs as well as boundary issues. The petition filed alleges 23 violations of statutes.

OCTOBER 22, 2008

The Kansas State Board of Healing Arts has received a request for continuance regarding a hearing on the emergency suspension of the medical license of Pravin Sampat, M.D., Topeka. The hearing, which was scheduled for October 24, has not been rescheduled at this time. Dr. Sampat’s license remains suspended.

OCTOBER 17, 2008

A hearing regarding the emergency suspension of the medical license of Pravin Sampat, M.D., Topeka, has been scheduled for October 24 at 1 p.m. at the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts, 235 S. Topeka Blvd.

OCTOBER 15, 2008

Board of Healing Arts Meeting - At a Board Meeting held Friday and Saturday, October 10 and 11, the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts revoked a medical license and suspended the license of a Respiratory Therapist.

OCTOBER 9, 2008

The bi-monthly meeting of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts will be held Friday, October 10 beginning at 2 p.m. and on Saturday, October 11, beginning at 8:30 a.m. The meeting will be held at 235 S. Topeka Blvd., Topeka, KS and is open to the public and media.

OCTOBER 6, 2008

The Kansas State Board of Healing Arts has issued an emergency suspension today of the medical license of Pravin Sampat, M.D., Topeka, because of imminent danger to public health and safety.