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Disciplinary Actions Taken by the Board

Disciplinary Actions per Board Meeting

The Board of Nursing meets 12 times a year and takes disciplinary actions during each meeting.  Listed below are the meetings held for the past year.  The status and any disciplinary documents for individual nurses or nursing assistants licensed in Oregon are available on the OSBN Verification System.  Or, you can download a file of all actions taken during the meetings below.
 
T​he Oregon State Board of Nursing (OSBN) took final disciplinary action against the following nurses or nursing assistants during its July 8, 2020, Board Meeting.  The status of individual nurses or nursing assistants licensed in Oregon is available on the OSBN Verification System.  Or, you can download a file of all actions taken​ during the meeting.

Clackamas County
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Mary K. Allen (078041637RN) for violating clients’ rights of privacy and confidentiality, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Clackamas, Ore.
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Laura K. Borud (097000421RN) on probation for six months for failing to take action to preserve client safety, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Oregon City, Ore.
  • The Board suspended the registered nurse license of Robert M. Clements (200141854RN) for 30 days, to be followed by 18 months of probation, for threatening and abusive behavior towards coworkers, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  He resides in Milwuakie, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Lacey E. Haney (201341434RN) for violating a client’s rights of privacy and confidentiality.  She resides in Clackamas, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Ingrid A. Zeckse​r’s registered nurse license (201405939RN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in Molalla, Ore.
​Columbia County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Lois D. Ashe’s registered nurse license (087000316RN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in Rainier, Ore.
Coos County
  • The Board revoked the registered nurse license of Denise M. Bertrand (201806552RN) for the unauthorized removal of medications from the workplace, entering inaccurate documentation into a health record, and failing to report to the Board her arrest for a felony crime within 10 days of the arrest.  She resides in North Bend, Ore.
  • The Board revoked the registered nurse license of Brandon Saada (201800657RN) for violating the terms and conditions of the Health Professionals’ Services Program.  He resides in Coos Bay, Ore.
Deschutes County
  • The Board reprimanded the family nurse practitioner license of Tiffany R. Cox (201050091NP) and imposed a $3,500 civil penalty for failing to accurately document nursing interventions, failing to document information pertinent to a client’s care, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Bend, Ore.
​Hood River County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Kate J. DeBruin’s registered nurse license (200341026RN) for misrepresentation in applying for a license, conviction of a crime that bears a demonstrable relationship to nursing, and using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Hood River, Ore.
Jackson County
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Nicole Robustelli (200141391RN) on probation for 24 months, contingent on three conditions, for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Medford, Ore.
Josephine County
  • The Board revoked the nursing assistant certificate of Tanya L. Calvert (200312433CNA) for obtaining unauthorized drugs, using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others, and failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  She resides in Grants Pass, Ore.
Klamath County
  • The Board suspended the registered nurse license of Tracey L. Tait (201605649RN) for 180 days for demonstrated incidents of dishonesty.  She resides in Klamath Falls, Ore.
Lane County
  • The Board revoked the nursing assistant certificate of Steven M. Allen (200911425CNA) for demonstrated incidents of reckless behavior, leaving a nursing assignment without properly notifying supervisory personnel, and using intoxicants to the extent injurious to himself or others.  He resides in Eugene, Ore.
  • The Board suspended the registered nurse license of Stephanie M. Conant (200542136RN) for nine months, to be followed by three years of probation, for violating the terms and conditions of the Health Professionals’ Services Program, demonstrated incidents of dishonesty, and failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  She resides in Eugene, Ore.
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Jeffrey C. Goolsby (201604947RN) on probation for 12 months for engaging in threatening behavior towards a coworker, and demonstrated incidents of intimidating and abusive behavior.  He resides in Eugene, Ore.
  • The Board denied the CNA application of Ashlee R. McKenzie for failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  She resides in Springfield, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Becky M. Poe’s registered nurse license (200540369RN) for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Seaside, Ore.
Malheur County
  • The Board suspended the registered nurse license of Toni L. Johnson (201392952RN) for 60 days and imposed a $1,500 civil penalty for failing to report incidents of abuse, failing to answer questions truthfully, and conviction of a crime that bears demonstrable relationship to nursing.  She resides in Ontario, Ore.
Marion County
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Martin L. Johnson (201404926RN) on probation for 24 months for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to himself or others.  He resides in Salem, Ore.
  • The Board suspended the registered nurse license of Bobbi S. Marugg (201391804RN) for 14 days for falsifying data and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Salem, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Marcene L. Thomas (089006837RN) for failing to document nursing interventions in a timely manner, failing to implement the plan of care, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Keizer, Ore.
Multnomah County
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Neal A. Boyd (088003228RN) with conditions for failing to take action to preserve client safety, failing to communicate client status information to members of the healthcare team, and failing to clinically supervise persons to whom an assignment was made.  He resides in Gresham, Ore.
  • The Board imposed a $2,500 civil penalty against Elizabeth M. Fisher’s registered nurse license (201141408RN) for violating a person’s rights of privacy and confidentiality, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board revoked the registered nurse and family nurse practitioner licenses of Taylor L. Perkins (201340136RN/ 201350032NP) for performing acts beyond her authorized scope, prescribing drugs to an individual who is not her client, prescribing to an individual not within her scope of practice, and failing to answer questions truthfully.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Withdrawal of Orion Poptean’s CNA application for failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  He resides in Gresham, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Withdrawal of Dawn S. Regier’s RN reactivation application (200242628RN) due to a mental impairment as evidenced by documented deterioration of functioning in the practice setting.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Amy K. Stokes (201803669RN) on probation for 24 months for practicing nursing while impaired and obtaining unauthorized medications.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Lyndon J. White’s registered nurse license (097006503RN) due to a physical condition that prevents him from practicing safely.  He resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Tina M. Zeeberg-Foote (200241551RN) for violating the client’s rights of privacy and confidentiality.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
Umatilla County
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Andrea K. Handforth (201042021RN) on probation for 24 months for practicing while impaired and using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Hermiston, Ore.
Washington County
  • The Board revoked the registered nurse license of Nicholas A. Bower (201903744RN) for falsifying data in a client record, documenting services that were not provided, and using intoxicants to the extent injurious to himself or others.  He resides in King City, Ore.
  • The Board suspended the nursing assistant certificate of Zachary T. Cader (201803643CNA) for a minimum of 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  He resides in Beaverton, Ore.
  • The Board suspended the registered nurse license of Douglas M. Carty (200242896RN) for 30 days for falsifying data, documenting nursing practice implementation that did not occur, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  He resides in North Plains, Ore.
  • The Board imposed a $500 civil penalty against Nicole Lei P. Fonacier’s registered nurse license (201707659RN) for demonstrated incidents of dishonesty, and altering words or characters within an existing document to mislead the reader.  She resides in Beaverton, Ore.
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Wendy M. Lohan (200242481RN) on probation for 24 months for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Beaverton, Ore.
Out of State
  • Arizona— The Board revoked the nursing assistant certificate of Megan H. Donahue (201800682CNA) for failing to respect the dignity and rights of clients, failing to implement the plan of care developed by a RN, and failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  She resides in Show Low, Ariz.
  • Arizona—The Board accepted the Voluntary Withdrawal of Tamara L. Ramsey’s RN reactivation application (082011895RN) for failing to answer questions truthfully.  She resides in Goodyear, Ariz.
  • California— The Board denied the RN application of Lorna A. Fortuna for failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  She resides in Morgan Hill, Calif.
  • Washington—The Board suspended Tyler N. Berch’s CRNA license (201907524CRNA) for 12 months, to be followed by 12 months of probation, and placed his RN license (201906876RN) on immediate two-year probation, for the unauthorized removal of medications from the workplace, possessing unauthorized medications, and demonstrated incidents of reckless behavior.  He resides in Vancouver, Wash.
  • Washington— The Board placed the registered nurse license of Lisel N. Ham (096007312RN) on probation for 24 months, contingent on three conditions, for practicing nursing while impaired.  She resides in Vancouver, Wash.
  • Washington— The Board suspended the practical nurse license of Taek Huh (201705261LPN) for 30 days, to be followed by 18 months of probation, for documenting nursing practice that did not occur, falsifying data, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  He resides in Vancouver, Wash.
  • Washington— The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Cheryl R. Russo’s registered nurse license (200640046RN) for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Vancouver, Wash.
  • Washington— The Board denied the LPN application of Simon P. Walusimbi for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to himself or others.  He resides in Federal Way, Wash.
  • Washington— The Board suspended the registered nurse license of Crystal D. Whited (201243520RN) for six months, to be followed by 24 months of probation, for conviction of a crime that bears demonstrable evidence to the practice of nursing, and using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Vancouver, Wash.
​The Oregon State Board of Nursing (OSBN) took final disciplinary action against the following nurses or nursing assistants during its June 10, 2020, Board Meeting.  The status of individual nurses or nursing assistants licensed in Oregon is available on the OSBN Verification System.  Or, you can download a file of all actions taken​ during the meeting.

Clackamas County
  • The Board imposed a $5,000 civil penalty against Christina M. Heil’s practical nurse license (200730414LPN) for practicing nursing without a current Oregon nursing license.  She resides in Oregon City, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Tony D. Klein (201040837RN) and imposed a $2,500 civil penalty for failing to answer questions truthfully on a license application.  He resides in Estacada, Ore.
Clatsop County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Jennifer L. Hayward’s registered nurse license (201042886RN) for failing to comply with the terms and conditions of the Health Professionals’ Services program.  She resides in Seaside, Ore.
Coos County
  • The Board suspended the registered nurse license of Cynthia M. Backstrom (077038446RN) for a minimum of 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  She resides in North Bend, Ore.
Deschutes County
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Meghan L. Tilley (201408789RN) on probation for 24 months for failing to comply with the terms and conditions of the Health Professionals’ Services Program.  She resides in Bend, Ore.
Jackson County
  • The Board suspended the practical nurse license of Deanna S. Bingham (201503830LPN) for 12 months, to be followed by 24 months of probation, for stealing money from a client, and failing to answer questions truthfully.  She resides in Eagle Point, Ore.
  • The Board revoked the nursing assistant certificate of Nicole R. Hall (201608512CNA) for willful misrepresentation in applying for a CNA certificate, and using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Medford, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the practical nurse license of Victoria L. Reynolds (201400870LPN), of Medford, Ore., for failing to take action to preserve client safety, performing acts beyond her authorized scope, and inaccurate documentation.
  • The Board suspended the nursing assistant certificate of Cortney N. Stoner (201401534CNA) for a minimum of 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  She resides in Gold Hill, Ore.
Josephine County
  • The Board reprimanded the nursing assistant certificate of Krista B. Nelson (201807614CNA), of Grants Pass, Ore., for entering false documentation into a health record, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable CNA performance.
Lane County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Brandon D. Banuelos’s nursing assistant certificate (201508623CNA) for leaving a CNA assignment without notifying appropriate supervisory personnel.  He resides in Eugene, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Ross W. Cordes’s registered nurse license (098006707RN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order and practicing while impaired.  He resides in Eugene, Ore.
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Donald A. Davis (201242368RN) on probation for 24 months for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to himself or others.  He resides in Dexter, Ore.
  • The Board imposed a $2,500 civil penalty against Elisabeth M. Hernandez’s registered nurse license (201406369RN) for practicing as a Clinical Nurse Specialist without a current Oregon CNS license.  She resides in Eugene, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of John P. Janssens (089003208RN), of Eugene, Ore., for performing acts beyond his authorized scope, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Jason A. Weinstein (201390455RN), of Florence, Ore., for performing acts beyond his authorized scope, failing to take action to preserve client safety, and failing to communicate client status information to members of the healthcare team.
Marion County
  • The Board placed the nursing assistant certificate of Kolten L. Bice (202004616CNA) on probation for 12 months due to a documented mental impairment.  He resides in Salem, Ore.
  • The Board suspended the nursing assistant certificate of Margarita F. Castillo-Juarez (201702071CNA) for a minimum of 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  She resides in Salem, Ore.
  • The Board placed the nursing assistant certificate of Guadalupe Gutierrez (200510455CNA) on probation for 24 months for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Salem, Ore.
  • The Board placed the practical nurse license of Stephanie L. McSherry (200830305LPN) on probation for 24 months for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others, and practicing while impaired.  She resides in Salem, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Christine E. Rivera’s registered nurse license (200841405RN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in Salem, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Kristi L. Rumely’s registered nurse license (089003276RN) for failing to comply with the terms and conditions of the Health Professionals’ Services Program.  She resides in Silverton, Ore.
Multnomah County
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Carolyn M. Anderson (201140050RN), of Fairview, Ore., for failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Stephan R. Bayley (200642222RN) on probation for 12 months for failing to respect client dignity and rights, unauthorized removal of property from the workplace, and performing acts beyond his authorized scope of practice.  He resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board denied the CNA application of Sarah C. Brownlee for failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board suspended the nursing assistant certificate of Andrea L. Prendergast (201807281CNA) for a minimum of 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the voluntary withdrawal of Quenby E. Ravenwood’s RN reactivation application (200341129RN) for performing acts beyond her authorized scope, failing to administer medications in a manner consistent with law, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Lake Oswego, Ore.
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Erin M. Sloan (098007135RN) on probation for 24 months for failing to comply with the terms and conditions of the Health Professionals’ Services Program.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
Umatilla County
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Andrew M. Crowder (201391145RN), of Pendleton, Ore., for leaving a nursing assignment without notifying appropriate personnel, and failing to answer questions truthfully.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Colleen M. Thurman’s registered nurse and family nurse practitioner licenses (201904199RN/ 202000058NP-PP) for prescribing drugs in an unlawful manner, and prescribing drugs to people who were not her clients.  She resides in Pendleton, Ore.
Washington County
  • The Board denied the CNA application of Dwight J. Q. Dampier (201605028CNA) for abusing a person, failing to respect the dignity and rights of a client, and failing to report his felony arrest within 10 days.  He resides in Hillsboro, Ore.
  • The Board suspended the registered nurse license of Teresa L. Moen (201601355RN) for two months, to be followed by 24 months of probation, for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in Beaverton, Ore.
Yamhill County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Meredith J. Abdi’s registered nurse license (201905587RN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in McMinnville, Ore.
Out of State
  • California—The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Shannon White (201801435RN), of Corona, Calif., due to the revocation of her California RN license.
  • Michigan—The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Andrew M. White’s registered nurse license (201807995RN) for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to himself or others, and demonstrated incidents of reckless behavior.  He resides in Grand Blanc, Mich.
  • Washington—The Board suspended the registered nurse license of Stephanie L. Brookens (093000540RN) for a minimum of 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  She resides in Lacey, Wash.
  • Washington—The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Scott W. Pecora’s registered nurse and psychiatric/mental health nurse practitioner licenses (092006299RN/200150056NP) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  He resides in Vancouver, Wash.
​The Oregon State Board of Nursing (OSBN) took final disciplinary action against the following nurses or nursing assistants during its May 6, 2020, Board Meeting.  The status of individual nurses or nursing assistants licensed in Oregon is available on the OSBN Verification System​.  Or, you can download a file of all actions taken during the meeting.

Benton County
  • The Board accepted the voluntary withdrawal of Joshua N. Gaffney’s RN reactivation application due to criminal convictions.  He resides in Corvallis, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Barbara L. Salmons (085075232RN), of Corvallis, Ore., for failing to take action to preserve client safety, and failing to communicate client status information to members of the healthcare team.
Coos County
  • The Board reprimanded the nursing assistant certificate of Skyler A. Bettis (201506505CNA), of Coquille, Ore., with conditions for failing to maintain professional boundaries and using his role as a CNA to solicit money from a client for personal gain.
  • The Board denied the CNA reactivation application of Shaun A. Manning (201708648CNA) for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to himself or others, and demonstrated incidents of reckless behavior.  He resides in Coos Bay.
Deschutes County
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Jena D. Christiansen (200742215RN) on probation for 24 months, contingent upon conditions, for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Bend, Ore.
  • The Board suspended the nursing assistant certificate of Talisa C. Myers (200811711CNA) for 30 days, to be followed by 24 months of probation, for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others, and performing CNA duties while impaired.  She resides in Bend, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the voluntary withdrawal of Adam Raffel’s RN application for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to himself or others.  He resides in Bend, Ore.
Douglas County
  • The Board placed the nursing assistant certificate of Zelia M. Petty (201391532CNA) on probation for 12 months for neglecting a person and using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Riddle, Ore.
Jackson County
  • The Board revoked nursing assistant certificate of Michael W. Shaffer (201310881CNA) for failing to maintain professional boundaries, engaging in sexual misconduct in the workplace, and engaging in abusive behavior towards a coworker.  He resides in Eagle Point, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Donna M. White’s nursing assistant certificate (201702956CNA) for neglecting a person and jeopardizing the safety of a person under her care.  She resides in Medford, Ore.
Lane County
  • The Board suspended the registered nurse license of Sara J. Barnes (200641759RN) for 90 days for the unauthorized removal of facility property from the workplace, disclosing the contents of the examination, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Eugene, Ore.
  • The Board imposed a $250 civil penalty against Jennifer J. Flannery’s registered nurse license (200141500RN) for failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Eugene, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Diane M. Jacobson’s nursing assistant certificate (200310770CNA) for violating a person’s rights of privacy and confidentiality.  She resides in Alvadore, Ore.
  • The Board revoked nursing assistant certificate of Sean M. Wisdom (200711758CNA) for abusing and neglecting a person, and engaging in other unacceptable behavior towards a client.  He resides in Springfield, Ore.
Lincoln County
  • The Board reprimanded the practical nurse license of Shara Fuller (201804340LPN), of Newport, Ore., for failing to respect the rights of clients, documenting services that were not provided, and entering inaccurate documentation into a health record.
Linn County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Sandra L. Rogers’s practical nurse license (090003248LPN) for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others, and failing to cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  She resides in Albany, Ore.
Malheur County
  • The Board revoked nursing assistant certificate of Maribel Arango (200611462CNA) for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Ontario, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Christine I. Knosp (200641952RN), of Ontario, Ore., for client abuse and neglect, failing to clinically supervise persons to whom an assignment has been made, and failing to take action to promote client safety.

Marion County

  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Traci G. Moore’s practical nurse license (201130158LPN) for failing to comply with the terms and conditions of the Health Professionals’ Services Program.  She resides in Salem, Ore.
Multnomah County
  • The Board revoked nursing assistant certificate of Gregory B. Bauer (201111733CNA) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order, engaging in unacceptable behavior in the presence of a client, and failing to respect a client’s dignity and rights.  He resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Ada M. Fisher (201705068RN), of Portland, Ore., for failing to document nursing interventions in a timely and accurate manner, and failing to communicate client status information to members of the health care team.
  • The Board suspended the registered nurse and family nurse practitioner licenses of Taylor L. Perkins (201340136RN/ 201350032NP) for a minimum of 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Dana Tate’s registered nurse license (201704203RN) for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others, and failing to answer questions completely.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board denied the CNA application of Nikolina Willingham for misrepresentation during the application process, and failing to cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
Tillamook County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Monika S. Krumenaker’s registered nurse license (090006223RN) for failing to accurately document nursing interventions, falsifying data, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Bay City, Ore.
Washington County
  • The Board imposed a $250 civil penalty against Nancy A. Zavacki’s registered nurse license (077039118RN) for failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Hillsboro, Ore.
Out of State
  • Arizona— The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Stewart Abraham’s registered nurse license (201901324RN) for demonstrated incidents of intimidating and reckless behavior, and engaging in abusive behavior towards a coworker.  He resides in Casa Grande, Ariz.
  • California— The Board denied the RN application of David P. Stillman for failing to cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  He resides in Ventura, Calif.
  • Louisiana—The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Jennifer C. Cain (201809768RN) and imposed a $500 civil penalty for failing to take action to preserve client safety based on nursing assessment and judgement, failing to clinically supervise persons to whom an assignment has been made, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Shreveport, La.
  • North Carolina—The Board accepted the voluntary withdrawal of Sandra L. Krieg’s RN application due to multiple arrests.  She resides in Whispering Pines, N.C.
  • Washington—The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Wendy J. Dawdy’s registered nurse license (200943291RN) for failing to cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  She resides in Ridgefield, Wash.
  • Washington—The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Izabella Zobova’s registered nurse license (201600075RN) for demonstrated incidents of abusive behavior and dishonesty, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Vancouver, Wash.​

​The Oregon State Board of Nursing (OSBN) took final disciplinary action against the following nurses or nursing assistants during its April 8, 2020, Board Meeting.  The status of individual nurses or nursing assistants licensed in Oregon is available on the OSBN Verification System​.  Or, you can download a file of all actions taken during the meeting.

Clackamas County
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Melanie A. Abrigo (201602464RN) on probation for 12 months for failing to document nursing interventions in a timely manner, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Milwaukie, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Wendy R. Garcia’s medication aide certificate (201220018CMA) for failing to document medications as administered, and failing to administer medications as ordered by a LIP.  She resides in Boring, Ore.
Coos County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Bobbie M. Felton’s registered nurse license (200942261RN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in Coquille, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the nursing assistant certificate of William C. Robnett (201701218CNA), of North Bend, Ore., for violating a person’s rights of privacy and confidentiality.
Deschutes County
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Michelle L. Keefer (200942115RN), of Bend, Ore., with conditions for client neglect, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.
Jackson County
  • The Board accepted the voluntary withdrawal of Kara B. Stuart’s RN application for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Medford, Ore.
Linn County
  • The Board revoked nursing assistant certificate of Kari L. Fosdick (000041135CNA) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order, and failing to cooperate fully with the Board during the course of an investigation.  She resides in Albany, Ore.
  • The Board placed the nursing assistant certificate of Steven L. Kauffman (201600477CNA) on probation for 12 months for failing to report a DUII conviction to the Board within 10 days of the conviction, and failing to answer questions truthfully during the certification process.  He resides in Albany, Ore.
Marion County
  • The Board placed the practical nurse license of Gina M. Haynes (201130370LPN) on probation for 24 months for practicing nursing while unable due to a mental impairment, for engaging in unacceptable behavior in the presence of a client, and failing to answer questions truthfully.  She resides in Salem, Ore.
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Theodore Q. Kobara (200941399RN) on probation for 24 months for failing to respect the dignity and rights of clients, failing to document nursing interventions in a timely manner, client abuse, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  He resides in Silverton, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Taliah M. Koupal’s practical nurse license (201800037LPN) for stealing supplies from her client, obtaining unauthorized prescription drugs, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Salem, Ore.
Multnomah County
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Abraham I. Arceo (201404699RN), of Portland, Ore., for failing to take action to preserve client safety, failing to communicate client statue information to members of the healthcare team, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Stephanie E. Bennefield (200843163RN) on probation for 24 months due to a previous revocation.  She resides in Gresham, Ore.
  • The Board revoked registered nurse license of Donna M. Collins (200940273RN) for the unauthorized removal of medications from anyone in the workplace, failing to accurately document nursing inventions, and failing to cooperate fully with the Board during the course of an investigation.  She resides in Gresham, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Marisa E. McCormick’s nursing assistant certificate (201601620CNA) for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Gresham, Ore.
  • The Board revoked registered nurse license of Kari K. McKinley (200743411RN) for failing to maintain professional boundaries with a client, exploiting a client for personal gain, and practicing nursing while impaired.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board suspended the registered nurse license of Beth A. Morrison (201340416RN) for a minimum of 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Angela M. Sparks’ registered nurse license (201142662RN) for performing acts beyond her authorized scope, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
Umatilla County
  • The Board suspended the family nurse practitioner license of Linda A. Gruenwald (200450037NP) for 90 days for neglecting a client, failing to take action to preserve client safety, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Hermiston, Ore.
Yamhill County
  • The Board reprimanded the practical nurse license of Margaret A. Ruiz-Tower (201700677LPN), of Amity, Ore., for failing to accurately document nursing interventions, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.
Out of State
  • Arizona—The Board suspended the nursing assistant certificate of Megan H. Donahue (201800682CNA) for a minimum of 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  She resides in Show Low, Ariz.
  • Florida—The Board accepted the voluntary withdrawal of Alma Bajagilovic’s RN endorsement application for failing to cooperate fully with the Board during the course of an investigation.  She resides in Jacksonville, Fla.
  • Iowa—The Board revoked the registered nurse license of Billi Jo Banks (201905193RN) for misrepresentation during the licensing process, and failing to fully cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  She resides in Spencer, Iowa.
  • Washington—The Board placed the registered nurse license of Mavis C. Dahl (200841635RN) on probation for 24 months due to a previous revocation for using intoxicants to an extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Spokane, Wash.
  • Washington—The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Elizabeth S. Feustel’s registered nurse license (201704588RN) for practicing nursing while impaired, and for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Vancouver, Wash.
  • Washington—The Board placed the registered nurse license of Jammie R. Wells (200341071RN) on probation for 24 months for practicing while impaired, and for using intoxicants to an extent injurious to herself or others.  

The Oregon State Board of Nursing (OSBN) took final disciplinary action against the following nurses or nursing assistants during its March 11, 2020, Board Meeting.  The status of individual nurses or nursing assistants licensed in Oregon is available on the OSBN Verification System​.  Or, you can download a file of all actions taken during the meeting.

Clackamas County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Samuel J. Blackford’s nursing assistant certificate (201394651CNA) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  He resides in Milwaukie, Ore.
  • The Board imposed a $2,500 civil penalty against Susan E. Cunningham’s family nurse practitioner license (201608738NP-PP) for failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Wilsonville, Ore.
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Heidi Y. Servo (200542224RN) on probation for 24 months for the unauthorized removal of drugs from a person.  She resides in Damascus, Ore.
Clatsop County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Scott T. Brownlee’s registered nurse license (201904618RN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  He resides in Seaside, Ore.
Coos County
  • The Board suspended the nursing assistant certificate of Sonne M. Olsen (201806862CNA) for a minimum of 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  She resides in Coos Bay, Ore.
Douglas County
  • The Board placed the practical nurse license of Ava R. Walker (201609062LPN) on probation for 24 months for demonstrated incidents of neglectful behavior, and for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Roseburg, Ore.
Jackson County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Sarah R. Bybee’s practical nurse license (201702011LPN) for obtaining unauthorized prescription drugs, and for demonstrated incidents of fraud.  She resides in Medford, Ore.
Josephine County
  • The Board suspended the nursing assistant certificate of Alexandra N. Maynard (201708043CNA) for 90 days with conditions, for abusing a person, and engaging in other unacceptable behavior towards a client.  She resides in Grants Pass, Ore.
Lane County
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Sydney A. Alberter (201802175RN), of Springfield, Ore., for failing to respect the dignity and rights of clients.
Linn County
  • The Board revoked registered nurse license of Lorena R. (Carlin) Seunninga (200842244RN) for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others, and failing to fully cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  She resides in Sweet Home, Ore.
Marion County
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of JoDee L. N. Hunter (201041389RN) on probation for 24 months for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Salem, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Zulema N. Saenz’s nursing assistant certificate (200810206CNA) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in Keizer, Ore.
  • The Board revoked Victor Toran's registered nurse license (201404596RN) for a felony conviction that bears demonstrable relationship to the practice of nursing and failing to answer questions truthfully. ​ He resides in Gervais, Ore.
Multnomah County
  • The Board denied the LPN application of Cynthia A. Roraback (200930003LPN), of Portland, Ore., for failing to answer questions truthfully, and willful misrepresentation in applying for a license.
Washington County
  • The Board revoked the nursing assistant certificate of Candace M. Cain (200710684CNA) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board suspended the practical nurse license of Victoria A. R. Gentry (201390707LPN) for a minimum of 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  She resides in King City, Ore.
Out of State
  • New York— The Board denied the RN application of Dawn L. Osborne-Watts, of Brooklyn, N.Y., for willful misrepresentation in applying for a license, and failing to answer questions truthfully.
  • Texas—The Board denied the LPN endorsement application of Rudolf E. N. Ebot, of Richmond, Texas, due to previous discipline in other licensing jurisdictions.
  • Texas— The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Lynda R. Lancharic (201809817RN), of San Antonio, Texas, for aiding and abetting an individual to violate or circumvent rules or regulations.
  • Washington— The Board placed the registered nurse license of Danielle D. Caldwell (200641214RN) on probation for 12 months for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Woodinville, Wash.
  • Washington— The Board suspended the certified registered nurse anesthetist license of Jason A. McIntosh (201604055CRNA-PP) for 30 days for entering inaccurate and falsified documentation into a health record, and for failing to accurately document nursing practice implementation.  He resides in Shelton, Wash.

​​The Oregon State Board of Nursing (OSBN) took final disciplinary action against the following nurses or nursing assistants during its February 12, 2020, Board Meeting.  The status of individual nurses or nursing assistants licensed in Oregon is available on the OSBN Verification System.  Or, you can download a file of all actions taken during the meeting.

Clackamas County

  • The Board suspended the registered nurse license of Irena Chernish (201609883RN) for 90 days, followed by 24 months of probation, for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others, and failing to answer questions truthfully.  She resides in Milwaukie, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Jason R. Gilliland’s registered nurse license (201602606RN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  He resides in Happy Valley, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Sandra L. Griffith (085080762RN), of West Linn, Ore., for failing to administer medications in a manner consistent with law, and for failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.
  • The Board denied the CNA application of Joshua W. Riddle (200511128CNA), of Molalla, Ore., for failing to cooperate fully with the Board during the course of an investigation.
  • The Board denied the LPN application of Monica M. Sweeney (200130075LPN), of Portland, Ore., for demonstrated incidents of dishonesty, and failing to answer questions truthfully.

Clatsop County

  • The Board revoked the nursing assistant certificate of Sarah Merrill (200911417CNA) for the unauthorized removal of drugs from the workplace, falsifying data, and failing to fully cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  She resides in Seaside, Ore.

Coos County

  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Ronda L. Taylor (099003020RN) on probation for 24 months for practicing nursing while impaired, the unauthorized removal of drugs from the workplace, and failing to document accurately.  She resides in North Bend, Ore.

Deschutes County

  • The Board suspended the registered nurse license of Ryan G. Nelson (201143309RN) for five months, to be followed by 24 months of probation, for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  He resides in Sisters, Ore.

Douglas County

  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Angela E. Yow (200542074RN), of Winston, Ore., for using medications to an extent injurious to herself or others.

Jackson County

  • The Board suspended the practical nurse license of Patricia A. Lancaster (200030137LPN) for 14 days for failing to administer medications in a manner consistent with law, failing to document nursing interventions, and failing to take action to preserve client safety.  She resides in Medford, Ore.
  • The Board suspended the registered nurse license of Raub O. Slack (201406979RN) for 30 days, followed by 12 months of probation, for engaging in abusive behavior towards a coworker, failing to respect the dignity and rights of clients, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  He resides in Medford, Ore.

Lake County

  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Kymberli D. Miller’s registered nurse license (200542067RN) for practicing nursing while unable due to a mental impairment.  She resides in Lakeview, Ore.

Lane County

  • The Board imposed a $1,050 civil penalty against Heidi M. Brancato’s practical nurse license (201802347LPN) for practicing nursing without a current license.  She resides in Eugene, Ore.
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Mark E. Johnson (200743086RN) on probation for 24 months for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to himself or others, and practicing nursing while impaired.  He resides in Eugene, Ore.
  • The Board placed the practical nurse license of Kim M. Kephart (201130263LPN) on probation for 24 months for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others, and possessing unauthorized medications.  She resides in Eugene, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Kiyah I. Williams (201341254RN), of Eugene, Ore., for failing to administer medication in a manner consistent with law, and implementing policies that jeopardize client safety.

Linn County

  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Amanda R. Baldwin’s registered nurse license (201391219RN) for failing to comply with the terms and conditions of the Health Professionals’ Services Program.  She resides in Lebanon, Ore.
  • The Board denied the CNA application of Caitlin M. Kelly (201709926CNA), of Lebanon, Ore., for failing to cooperate fully with the Board during the course of an investigation.
  • The Board suspended the registered nurse license of Lorena R. (Carlin) Seunninga (200842244RN) for a minimum of 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  She resides in Sweet Home, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Georgina M. Zinn (200340229RN), of Albany, Ore., for entering inaccurate documentation into a health record, and falsifying data.

Marion County

  • The Board reprimanded the nursing assistant certificate of Ronni J. Barrientos (200712029CNA), of Salem, Ore., for neglecting a person, falsifying data, and jeopardizing the safety of a person under her care.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Dory L. Dunn’s practical nurse license (092005198LPN) for practicing while impaired and using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Silverton, Ore.
  • The Board placed the nursing assistant certificate of Julianne E. Hill (200812809CNA) on probation for 24 months for neglecting a person, using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others, and failing to answer questions completely.  She resides in Salem, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Jessica C. Williams (201709137RN), of Salem, Ore., for failing to maintain professional boundaries with a client and violating the client’s rights of privacy.

Multnomah County

  • The Board reprimanded the nursing assistant certificate of Virginia L. Barksdale (201505203CNA), of Portland, Ore., for violating a person’s rights of privacy and confidentiality, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable CNA performance.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Kimberly J. Bittleston’s registered nurse license (081055026RN) for conduct derogatory to the standards of nursing.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board placed the registered nurse and family nurse practitioner licenses of Dustin D. Carlson (201040712RN/ 201702479NP-PP) on probation for 24 months for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to himself or others, and practicing nursing while impaired.  He resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Rebecca J. Dodds-Clark’s registered nurse license (200941220RN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board suspended the registered nurse license of Ada M. Fisher (201705068RN) for a minimum of 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Mary E. Kern (093000530RN) on probation for 12 months for failing to document nursing interventions, failing to communicate client status to members of the healthcare team, and failing to take action to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the practical nurse license of Devareaux G. Page (201904341LPN), of Troutdale, Ore., for leaving a nursing assignment without properly notifying appropriate supervisory personnel.
  • The Board placed the family nurse practitioner license of Luis A. Sanchez (201707519NP-PP) on probation for 12 months for failing to take action to preserve client safety, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  He resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Donald B. Shumate (200940298RN) on probation for 24 months for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to himself or others, and demonstrated incidents of reckless behavior.  He resides in Portland, Ore.

Polk County

  • The Board placed the nursing assistant certificate of Kimberlee C. Shoop-Lockett (201403761CNA) on probation for 24 months for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Salem, Ore.

Wasco County

  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Jessica L. Killian (200740650RN) on probation for 24 months for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others, and practicing nursing while impaired.  She resides in The Dalles, Ore.

Washington County

  • The Board reprimanded the nursing assistant certificate of Amina I. K. Agboola (201707872CNA), of Tualatin, Ore., for failing to answer questions truthfully and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable CNA performance.
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Cheryl L. McDaniel (086006750RN), of King City, Ore., for failing to document nursing interventions accurately, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Leslie P. Sturgis’s registered nurse and CRNA license (087006090RN/ 087006090CRNA) for a physical condition that prevents him from practicing nursing safely, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  He resides in Hillsboro, Ore.

Yamhill County

  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Susan G. Anderson’s registered nurse license (097006841RN) for practicing nursing while unable due to a physical impairment.  She resides in McMinnville, Ore.

Out of State

  • Washington— The Board suspended the practical nurse license of Alicia D. Alqahtani (201800197LPN) for 30 days for failing to maintain professional boundaries with a client and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Vancouver, Wash.
  • Washington— The Board suspended the registered nurse license of Joel D. Brown (201041730RN) for six months, to be followed by 24 months of probation, for practicing nursing while impaired, the unauthorized removal of drugs from the workplace, and demonstrated incidents of dishonesty.  He resides in Vancouver, Wash.
  • Washington— The Board denied the CNA application of Jolene M. Genn, of Naselle, Wash., for failing to cooperate fully with the Board during the course of an investigation.
The Oregon State Board of Nursing (OSBN) took final disciplinary action against the following nurses or nursing assistants during its January 8, 2020, Board Meeting.  The status of individual nurses or nursing assistants licensed in Oregon is available on the OSBN Verification System.  Or, you can download a file of all actions taken during the meeting.

Clackamas County
  • The Board accepted the voluntary withdrawal of Hilary L. Bishop’s LPN reactivation application (201330059LPN) due to two felony convictions, and failure to report those convictions to the Board within 10 days.  She resides in Happy Valley, Ore.
Lane County
  • The Board reprimanded the nursing assistant certificate of Tonya L. Ballam (200712708CNA), of Eugene, Ore., for failing to maintain professional boundaries.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Shawna R. Heurgue’s registered nurse license (200441629RN) for practicing nursing while unable due to a physical impairment.  She resides in Springfield, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Karen M. Pleyte (201400761RN), of Eugene, Ore., for willful misrepresentation in applying for a renewal license, and failing to report incidents of child abuse to the appropriate state agencies.
​Marion County
  • The Board reprimanded the family nurse practitioner license of Lisa R. Matlock (201050187NP), of Gervais, Ore., for prescribing drugs to an individual who was not her client, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.
​Multnomah County
  • The Board revoked the practical nurse license of Ebony S. (Fenn) Caulkins (201394683LPN) for failing to document client care information, failing to implement the plan of care, and failing to fully cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board suspended the registered nurse license of Melanie M. Estes (200940437RN) for a minimum of 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board revoked the practical nurse license of Amanda S. Kunz (201392145LPN) for client neglect, unauthorized removal of drugs from the workplace, and failing to cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the practical nurse license of Melissa J. Morgan (201030258LPN) with conditions for failing to report incidents of client abuse in the workplace, and failing to communicate client status information to members of the health care team.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
Polk County
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Jenelle R. Morace (200141253RN) on probation for 12 months for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others, and leaving a nursing assignment without notifying the appropriate personnel.  She resides in Dallas, Ore.
Umatilla County
  • The Board revoked the nursing assistant certificate of Wendy G. Rodriguez (201604784CNA) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in Hermiston, Ore.
Washington County
  • The Board revoked the practical nurse license of Kelly S. Carey (201602397LPN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the voluntary withdrawal of David E. Graf’s RN reactivation application (086000184RN) due to discipline in another licensing jurisdiction.  He resides in Aloha, Ore.
​Out of State
  • Idaho— The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Michelle S. Rivera’s registered nurse license (201805528RN) due to a felony conviction that bears demonstrable relationship to nursing.  She resides in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho.
​The Oregon State Board of Nursing (OSBN) took final disciplinary action against the following nurses or nursing assistants during its December 18, 2019, Board Meeting.  The status of individual nurses or nursing assistants licensed in Oregon is available on the OSBN Verification System​​.  Or, you can download a file of all actions taken during the meeting.

Benton County
  • The Board revoked the nursing assistant certificate of Michael L. Degner (201391281CNA) for abuse and neglect of a person, and failing to respect the dignity and rights of a client.  He resides in Corvallis, Ore.
Clackamas County
  • The Board revoked Monica Ferguson's registered nurse and family nurse practitioner licenses (099000287RN/200650008NP) for neglecting a client, violating clients' rights to privacy and confidentiality, dispensing medications to herself, and using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Clackamas, Ore.
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Stephanie D. Lautenbach (099000569RN) on probation for 24 months for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others, and practicing nursing while impaired.  She resides in Gresham, Ore.
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Edward Yan (201707290RN) on probation for 24 months for failing to take action to preserve client safety, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  He resides in Clackamas, Ore.
Coos County
  • The Board denied the RN application of Laurie A. Adams for failing to cooperate during the course of an investigation.  She resides in Coos Bay, Ore.
  • The Board suspended the nursing assistant certificate of Maranda M. Ingram (201807864CNA) for a minimum of 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  She resides in Myrtle Point, Ore.
  • The Board suspended the registered nurse license of Tammy L. Roman (082010741RN) for a minimum of 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  She resides in Coos Bay, Ore.
Jackson County
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Jill M. Cates (201341790RN) on probation for 24 months for convictions of crimes that bear a demonstrable relationship to the practice of nursing, and using intoxicants to the extent injurious to himself or others.  She resides in Central Point, Ore.
Josephine County
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Jennifer N. Abraham (200942108RN), of Grants Pass, Ore., for failing to clinically supervise persons to whom nursing assignments have been made, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Carolyn L. Theakston (201041771RN), of Grants Pass, Ore., for failing to implement the plan of care, failing to document client care information, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.
Klamath County
  • The Board placed the nursing assistant certificate of Kendra M. Balderas (200712487CNA) on probation for 24 months for failing to report to the Board her misdemeanor conviction within 10 days, and using intoxicants to the extent injurious to himself or others.  She resides in Klamath Falls, Ore.
Lane County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Frances C. Mallory’s registered nurse license (201901428RN) for failing to document client information, client neglect, and failing to answer questions truthfully.  She resides in Eugene, Ore.
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Terence L. Mitchell (200040267RN) on probation for 24 months for the unauthorized removal of drugs from the workplace, and using intoxicants to the extent injurious to himself or others.  He resides in Eugene, Ore.
  • The Board suspended the nursing assistant certificate of Sean M. Wisdom (200711758CNA) for a minimum of 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  He resides in Springfield, Ore.
  • The Board imposed a $5,000 civil penalty against Amy M. Yelk for practicing nursing without a current registered nurse license.  She resides in Florence, Ore.
Marion County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Sharon R. Rice’s registered nurse license (090000386RN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in Keizer, Ore.
Multnomah County
  • The Board suspended the nursing assistant certificate of Corey J. Coffman (201706719CNA) for a minimum of 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  He resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board denied the CNA application (201113082CNA) of David S. Dam for failing to answer questions truthfully.  He resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Charles H. Fike (095000312RN), of Portland, Ore., for failing to clinically supervise a UAP to whom a nursing procedure has been delegated, and documenting nursing practice that did not occur.
Polk County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Jennifer M. Chase’s registered nurse license (200241907RN) for entering falsified documentation into a health record, and failing to take action to preserve client safety.  She resides in Dallas, Ore.
Union County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Sandi K. Hildebrand’s nursing assistant certificate (201113314CNA) for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself and others, and performing authorized duties while impaired.  She resides in La Grande, Ore.
Wasco County
  • The Board revoked the nursing assistant certificate of Meghan N. Phillips (201403431CNA) for abusing a person, and failing to answer questions truthfully.  She resides in The Dalles, Ore.
Washington County
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of R. Natasha Taylor (090007497RN), of Tigard, Ore., due to the revocation of her California RN license.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Linda K. Weber’s registered nurse license (088006721RN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in Beaverton, Ore.
Yamhill County
  • The Board revoked the nursing assistant certificate of Jaime L. Stratemeyer (201607661CNA) for abusing and neglecting a person, and failing to answer questions truthfully.  He resides in Sheridan, Ore.
Out of State
  • Mississippi—The Board denied the CNA application of Jodi L. Sharbono for failing to cooperate during the course of an investigation.  She resides in Roxie, Miss.
  • Virginia—The Board revoked the registered nurse license of Jordan Slayton (201807805RN) for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others, and failing to answer questions truthfully.  She resides in Danville, Va.
  • Washington—The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Constance S. Hagemeyer’s registered nurse license (201601266RN) for failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Colfax, Wash.
  • Washington—The Board revoked the registered nurse license of Duane A. Leichtamer (200442133RN) for conviction of a crime that bears a demonstrable relationship to nursing, and failing to answer questions truthfully.  He resides in Vancouver, Wash.
  • Washington—The Board suspended the practical nurse license of Danielle N. McKenna (201502653LPN) for a minimum of 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  She resides in Vancouver, Wash.
  • Washington—The Board placed the practical nurse license of Janet E. Scurlock (201030149LPN) on probation for 24 months for failing to inaccurate documentation, obtaining unauthorized medications, and using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Vancouver, Wash.

​The Oregon State Board of Nursing (OSBN) took final disciplinary action against the following nurses or nursing assistants during its November 13, 2019, Board Meeting.  The status of individual nurses or nursing assistants licensed in Oregon is available on the OSBN Verification System​​.  Or, you can download a file of all actions taken during the meeting.

Benton County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Withdrawal of Lauren M. Davis’s RN license application for willful misrepresentation in applying for a license, and using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Bentonville, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Herma Ornes (200242299RN), of Corvallis, Ore., for performing acts beyond her authorized scope, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.
Clackamas County
  • The Board revoked the registered nurse license of Lindy J. Beers (201242466RN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in Canby, Ore.
Coos County
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Caleb M. Gasche (201707353RN) on probation for 24 months for demonstrated incidents of reckless behavior, and using intoxicants to the extent injurious to himself or others.  He resides in Coos Bay, Ore.
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Deborah L. Taylor (201243519RN) on probation for 12 months for failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in North Bend, Ore.
Jackson County
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of John P. Zierden (200041213RN) on probation for 24 months for falsifying data, the unauthorized removal of drugs from the workplace, and practicing nursing while impaired.  He resides in Central Point, Ore.
Josephine County
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Veronica Villarreal (201393717RN), of Grants Pass, Ore., for entering falsified documentation into an agency record, and demonstrated incidents of dishonesty.
Klamath County
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Carolynn Conti (201404525RN), of Klamath Falls, Ore., for leaving a nursing assignment without notifying appropriate personnel, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.
Lane County
  • The Board suspended the practical nurse license of Erik C. Brown (200530212LPN) for 30 days for inaccurate and incomplete recordkeeping, and falsifying an agency record.  He resides in Eugene, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the nursing assistant certificate of Melissa S. Foote (201703605CNA), of Eugene, Ore., for violating a person’s rights to privacy and confidentiality. 
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Shirlin M. Gauthier’s registered nurse license and adult nurse practitioner certificate (200540286RN/200550016NP) for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself and others, willful misrepresentation in applying for license renewal, and obtaining unauthorized prescription medications.  She resides in Eugene, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Lucille D. Judish’s registered nurse license (085075395RN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in Springfield, Ore.
Linn County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Withdrawal of Candice Dixson’s CNA certification application for willful misrepresentation in applying for a license, and using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Albany, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the nursing assistant certificate of Pamela J. Reyne (000044271CNA), of Albany, Ore., for failing to maintain professional boundaries, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable CNA duties.
Marion County
  • The Board imposed a $3,000 civil penalty against River Valley Rheumatology and Infusion, Inc. for employing a person without a current registered nurse license.
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Diana K. Schweitzer (095000482RN) on probation for 12 months for demonstrated incidents of neglectful behavior, and practicing while unable due to a physical impairment.  She resides in Keizer, Ore.
Multnomah County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Christina L. Barnes’s registered nurse license (200842581RN) for violating the terms and conditions of the Health Professionals’ Services Program monitoring agreement.  She resides in Lake Oswego, Ore.
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Stephanie J. Christner (201605655RN) on probation for 24 months for entering incomplete documentation into a health record, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Sara B. Kauffman’s registered nurse license and family and adult nurse practitioner certificates (082008253RN/200150139NP/082008253N3) for failing to respect the dignity and rights of clients.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
Polk County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Veronica A. Carter’s registered nurse license (089000114RN) for entering inaccurate documentation into a health record, and practicing while unable due to a mental impairment.  She resides in Dallas, Ore.
Wasco County
  • The Board suspended the nursing assistant certificate of Glenda Mendoza (200612267CNA) for a minimum of 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  She resides in The Dalles, Ore.
Washington County
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Clarissa L. (Rowley) Pitts (200641157RN) on probation for 24 months for the unauthorized removal of drugs from the workplace, and practicing while unfit due to a mental impairment.  She resides in Hillsboro, Ore.
  • The Board suspended the nursing assistant certificate of Ryan D. Reeder (201709317CNA) for a minimum of 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  He resides in Beaverton, Ore.
  • The Board imposed a $2,500 civil penalty against Molly M. Rodden’s psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner certificate (201902719NP-PP) for practicing nursing without a current license.  She resides in Beaverton, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Tammy L. Satre (201042510RN), of Hillsboro, Ore., for failing to take action to preserve client safety based on nursing assessment and judgement. 
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Amy J. Silici (099007675RN) on probation for 24 months for the entering inaccurate and falsified documentation into a health record, and failing to take action to preserve client safety.  She resides in Sherwood, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Randi L. Wilson’s nursing assistant certificate (201602375CNA) for conviction of a crime that bears demonstrable relationship to CNA duties, and demonstrated incidents of dishonesty and fraud.  She resides in Forest Grove, Ore.
Yamhill County
  • The Board revoked the registered nurse license of Rebecca L. Moss (095003164RN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in McMinnville, Ore.
Out of State
  • Colorado—The Board revoked the registered nurse and certified nurse anesthetist licenses of Bradley D. Patrick (200743831RN/200760034CRNA) for failing to answer questions truthfully on an application for licensure, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  He resides in Denver, Colo.
  • Virginia—The Board suspended the registered nurse license of Jordan Slayton (201807805RN) for a minimum of 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  She resides in Danville, Va.
  • Washington—The Board placed the registered nurse license of Laura Boyd (201901249RN) on probation for 12 months for failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice, and failing to answer questions truthfully.  She resides in Walla Walla, Wash.
  • Washington—The Board accepted the Voluntary Withdrawal of Erin Irwin’s RN endorsement application for multiple arrests that bear a demonstrable relationship to the practice of nursing.  She resides in Vancouver, Wash.
  • Washington—The Board placed the psychiatric/mental health nurse practitioner certificate of Scott W. Pecora (200150056NP) on probation for 12 months for failing to maintain professional boundaries, engaging in sexual misconduct with a client in the workplace, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  He resides in Vancouver, Wash.​

​The Oregon State Board of Nursing (OSBN) took final disciplinary action against the following nurses or nursing assistants during its October 9, 2019, Board Meeting.  The status of individual nurses or nursing assistants licensed in Oregon is available on the OSBN Verification System​.  Or, you can download a file of all actions taken during the meeting.

Clackamas County

  • The Board placed the nursing assistant certificate of Samuel J. Blackford (201394651CNA) on probation for six months for engaging in abusive behavior towards coworkers, and failing to answer questions truthfully.  He resides in Milwaukie, Ore.

Coos County

  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Rochelle J. Russell’s practical nurse license (201391734LPN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in Coos Bay, Ore.

Klamath County

  • The Board reprimanded the nursing assistant certificate of Lourie A. O’Roake (200511987CNA), of Klamath Falls, Ore., for demonstrated incidents of dishonesty and entering falsified documentation into an agency record.

Lane County

  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Cassandra A. Domask’s nursing assistant certificate (201505849CNA) for demonstrated incidents of reckless behavior, using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others, and failing to answer questions truthfully.  She resides in Eugene, Ore.
  • The Board revoked the registered nurse license of Ann K. Lomax (201391613RN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in Eugene, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Jason C. Merryman’s nursing assistant certificate (201010991CNA) for failing to answer questions truthfully.  He resides in Coburg, Ore.

Lincoln County

  • The Board suspended the practical nurse license of Jessica A. Stanley (201130037LPN) for 30 days for the unauthorized removal of drugs from the workplace and falsifying data.  She resides in Logsden, Ore.

Linn County

  • The Board suspended the registered nurse license of Arianne M. Booth (200141286RN) for a one-year suspension, to be followed by two years of probation, for practicing while impaired, demonstrated incidents of dishonesty, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Lebanon, Ore.

Marion County

  • The Board reprimanded the practical nurse license of Heather D. Brown (201130532LPN), of Salem, Ore., for failing to document information pertinent to a client’s care, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.

Multnomah County

  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Trevor A. Standfill’s registered nurse license (201606271RN) for convictions of crimes that bear demonstrable relationship to nursing.  He resides in Portland, Ore.

Polk County

  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Emilie M. Cranston’s practical nurse license (091003033LPN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in Dallas, Ore.
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Jonathan A. Weatherall (201141767RN) on probation for 24 months for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to himself or others.  He resides in Independence, Ore.

Umatilla County

  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Joan M. Wilson’s practical nurse license (200130020LPN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in Milton Freewater, Ore.

Washington County

  • The Board revoked the registered nurse license of Wallace W. Hendrickson (200942139RN) for practicing while impaired, and failing to cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  He resides in Tigard, Ore.
  • The Board revoked the registered nurse license of Dawn E. Teplick (090003180RN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in Beaverton, Ore.

Yamhill County

  • The Board suspended the nursing assistant certificate of Jaime L. Stratemeyer (201607661CNA) for a minimum of 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  He resides in Sheridan, Ore.

Out of State

  • Washington—The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Eric L. Burke’s registered nurse license (200242017RN) for the unauthorized removal of drugs from the workplace and entering inaccurate documentation into a health record.  He resides in Battle Ground, Wash.

​​The Oregon State Board of Nursing (OSBN) took final disciplinary action against the following nurses or nursing assistants during its August 14, 2019, Board Meeting.  The status of individual nurses or nursing assistants licensed in Oregon is available on the OSBN Verification System​.  Or, you can download a file of all actions​ taken​ during the meeting.

Clackamas County

  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Wade E. Little’s registered nurse license (200840597RN) for conviction of a crime that bears demonstrable relationship to nursing, and demonstrated incidents of abusive behavior.  He resides in Sandy, Ore.

Jackson County

  • The Board suspended the practical nurse license of Michael Bulkin (201230276LPN) for 90 days for failing to take action to preserve client safety, falsifying data, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  He resides in Ashland, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of David W. Hamrin’s practical nurse license (201230307LPN) for the unauthorized removal of drugs from the workplace, using intoxicants to the extent injurious to himself or others, and falsifying data.  He resides in Medford, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the adult nurse practitioner license of Debra L. Shafer (200950057NP), of Medford, Ore., for failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.
  • The Board revoked the registered nurse license of Jasmine I. J. Smith (201390649RN) for failing to comply with the terms and conditions of the Health Professional’s Services Program.  She resides in Ashland, Ore.

Klamath County

  • The Board denied the RN application of Monica L. Adams for failing to answer questions truthfully and failing to report incidents of child abuse to the appropriate state agencies.

Lane County

  • The Board reprimanded the nursing assistant certificate of Amber L. Judson (201401065CNA), of Springfield, Ore., for abusing a person, and failing to respect the dignity and rights of a person receiving nursing services.
  • The Board reprimanded the nursing assistant certificate of Amir H. Sabzalian (201805009CNA), of Eugene, Ore., for demonstrated incidents of reckless behavior, and jeopardizing the safety of a person under his care.
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Kathleen D. Smith (200643028RN), of Oakridge, Ore., for failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Ericka M. Waminal’s nursing assistant certificate (201802434CNA) for leaving a CNA assignment without properly notifying supervisory personnel.  She resides in Eugene, Ore.

Lincoln County

  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Withdrawal of Lorelei B. Mahr’s RN reinstatement application (098003008RN) for failing to provide documents requested by the Board.  She resides in Lincoln City, Ore.

Linn County

  • The Board suspended the nursing assistant certificate of Anna J. Kidd (201609111CNA) for a minimum of 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  She resides in Albany, Ore.

Marion County

  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Todd A. Boone’s nursing assistant certificate (201393498CNA) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  He resides in Salem, Ore.
  • The Board revoked the nursing assistant certificate of Valerie K. Martinez (000024372CNA) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in Keizer, Ore.
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Matthew Plummer (201908392RN) on probation for 24 months for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to himself or others.  He resides in Salem, Ore.

Multnomah County

  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Withdrawal of Katherine A. Chidester’s RN application for misrepresentation in procuring a license, and failing to answer questions truthfully.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Jessica T. Jennings (201507077RN) on probation for 48 months for an Identify Theft conviction, using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others, and practicing while impaired.  She resides in Lake Oswego, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Withdrawal of Cheryl L. Knutson’s RN application and the Voluntary Surrender of her limited license (L201709369RN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Marny L. Lawson’s registered nurse and nurse midwife nurse practitioner licenses (200342022RN/ 200550152NP) for a physical condition that prevents her from practicing safely, and practicing while impaired.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board suspended the practical nurse license of Tiffany Leflore (201801961LPN) for a minimum of 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board placed the practical nurse license of Hanako B. Paul (098003038LPN) on probation for 24 months for failing to take action to preserve client safety, falsifying data, and failing to communicate information regarding client status to the healthcare team.  She resides in Portland, Ore.

Polk County

  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Nicole E. Garcia (201042084RN) on probation for 12 months for failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Salem, Ore.

Washington County

  • The Board placed the nursing assistant certificate of Candace M. Cain (200710684CNA) on probation for 12 months for client neglect, leaving a CNA assignment without notifying supervisory personnel, and failing to accurately document.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Felicia Z. Goetsch’s registered nurse license (098000214RN) for violating the terms and conditions of the Health Professionals’ Services Program.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Mary Jane G. Supnet’s registered nurse license (094000195RN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in Hillsboro, Ore.

Yamhill County

  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Timothy A. Yett (200542542RN) on probation for 24 months for using intoxicants to an extent injurious to himself or others.  He resides in McMinnville, Ore.

Out of State

  • California— The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Marion E. Gamundoy’s registered nursing license (201801644RN) for attempting to obtain unauthorized controlled medications, performing acts beyond her authorized scope, and failing to answer questions truthfully.  She resides in Grand Terrace, Calif.
  • California— The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Kira L. Whiteley’s nursing assistant certificate (200610910CNA) for abusing a person, and failing to report to the Board her Battery conviction within 10 days.  She resides in Lower Lake, Calif.
  • South Carolina— The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Sarah M. Webber’s registered nurse license (201701655RN) for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Greer, S.C.
  • Wyoming— The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Bethany J. Barna’s registered nurse license (095006519RN) for suspension of her Wyoming license and the unauthorized removal of medications from the workplace.  She resides in Thermopolis, Wyo.

The Oregon State Board of Nursing (OSBN) took final disciplinary action against the following nurses or nursing assistants during its August 14, 2019, Board Meeting.  The status of individual nurses or nursing assistants licensed in Oregon is available on the OSBN Verification System​.  Or, you can download a file of all actions taken​ during the meeting.

Clackamas County

  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Brandon L. Aune’s nursing assistant certificate (201700165CNA) for failing to take action to preserve client safety, falsifying data, and jeopardizing the safety of a client.  He resides in Canby, Ore.
  • The Board revoked the practical nurse license of Christina M. Heil (200730414LPN) for using her position as a CNA to exploit a client for personal gain, abusing a client, and failing to maintain professional boundaries with a client.  She resides in Oregon City, Ore.
  • The Board suspended the nursing assistant and medication aide certificates of Linda H. Hernandez (200211291CNA/ 200920102CMA) for failing to maintain tax compliance with the Oregon Department of Revenue (per ORS 305.385(4)(c)).  She resides in West Linn, Ore.
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Lynn E. Jacobs (099007601RN) on probation for 24 months for failing to accurately document, failing to communicate information regarding the client’s status, and failing to dispense or administer medications in a manner consistent with state and federal law.  She resides in West Linn, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Melissa M. Nel’s registered nurse license (201501723RN) for failing to comply with the terms and conditions of the Health Professionals’ Services Program.  She resides in Milwaukie, Ore.
  • The Board denied the RN reactivation application of Angela G. Shuck (200241838RN), of Boring, Ore., for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.

Clatsop County

  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Debra C. Casey’s practical nurse license (091003032LPN) for entering inaccurate documentation into a client record, failing to document information for client care, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Astoria, Ore.

Coos County

  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Christian B.W. Rupe’s registered nurse license (201403085RN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order, and failing to answer questions truthfully.  He resides in Coos Bay, Ore.

Deschutes County

  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Kristopher C. Kruse (201501090RN), of Bend, Ore., for failing to entering inaccurate documentation into a health record, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice. 

Grant County

  • The Board revoked the nursing assistant certificate of Natalia E. Yazzie (201704726CNA) for performing authorized duties while impaired, using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others, and failing to answer questions truthfully.  She resides in Canyon City, Ore.

Jackson County

  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Vadra M. Bezner’s registered nurse license (201904616CNA) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in Medford, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Carmen M. Engelhardt’s nursing assistant certificate (201810339CNA) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in Central Point, Ore.

Lake County

  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Elizabeth L. Graham’s nursing assistant certificate (201701535CNA) for failing to implement the plan of care developed by the RN, and failing to respect the client’s dignity and rights.  She resides in Lakeview, Ore.

Lane County

  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Dane Mentzer’s registered nurse license (201802723RN) for falsifying data, practicing nursing while impaired, and failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  He resides in Cottage Grove, Ore.

Linn County

  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Margo L. Ott (087003275RN), of Brownsville, Ore., for failing to using social media to communicate protected client data, and failing to respect the dignity and rights of clients.

Marion County

  • The Board reprimanded the nursing assistant certificate of Tana M. Hillsman (201010820CNA), of Jefferson, Ore., for failing to conform to the standards and authorized duties of CNAs, and jeopardizing the safety of a client.

Multnomah County

  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Withdrawal of Debra L. DeWeese’s CNA application (000039422CNA) for failing to answer questions truthfully and using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Courtney N. Jarvis (201601067RN), of Portland, Ore., for failing to document nursing interventions accurately, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Withdrawal of Steven W. Kennimer’s RN reactivation application (200241434RN) for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to himself or others.  He resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board suspended the registered nurse license of Erin M. Sloan (098007135RN) for a minimum of 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  She resides in Portland, Ore.

Washington County

  • The Board denied the RN application of Dawn M. Enderle (200842375RN), of Forest Grove, Ore., for failing to answer questions truthfully, failing to report to the Board her felony arrest and conviction within 10 days, and failing to cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.

Out of State

  • Nevada—The Board revoked Richard C. Powers’s registered nurse and family nurse practitioner licenses (200342130RN/ 200950143NP) for prescribing drugs in an unsafe manner, failing to properly document client assessment when prescribing, and failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  He resides in Las Vegas, Nev.
  • Washington—The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Tierney E. Nunes (201900158RN), of Camas, Wash., for demonstrated incidents of dishonesty.
  • Washington—The Board suspended the registered nurse license of Dawn S. Peiper (200741717RN) for 30 days for failing to take action to preserve client safety, and demonstrated incidents of misrepresentation.  She resides in Vancouver, Wash.
 

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