Medical Board ActionProbation for three years and three months with a $50,000 fine. The physician is precluded from the private practice of medicine and may practice only in a facility licensed under New York State Public Health Law Article 28. The physician is precluded from private billing for services rendered other than services performed as an employee of Winthrop University Hospital on behalf of Island Wide Medical Associates, P.C. The physician is required to perform 100 hours of community/public service. The physician completed the terms of probation effective November 26, 2013.
Medical Board Misconduct DescriptionThis order is a modification of the terms previously imposed on August 27, 2010 and does not constitute a new disciplinary action. Previously the physician had agreed that she could not defend against at least one of the acts of fraudulent practice and failing to maintain accurate patient records.
Effective Date: 1/07/2014