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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.
 
​​​The Oregon State Board of Nursing (OSBN) took final disciplinary action against the following nurses or nursing assistants during its September 15, 2021, 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 nursing assistant certificate of Brandie Alverson (201900512CNA) for a minimum 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  She resides in Oregon City, Ore.
Jackson County
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Dana Landis (087003132RN) for entering incomplete documentation into a health record, failing to take action to preserve client safety, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Jacksonville, Ore.
Josephine County
  • The Board reprimanded the nursing assistant certificate of Kassandra M. Dyer (201910767CNA) with conditions for entering inaccurate documentation into a health record, documenting the provision of services that were not provided, and failing to take action to preserve client safety.  She resides in Grants Pass, Ore.
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Veronica L. Sharp (200441667RN) on probation for 24 months for using intoxicants in a manner dangerous to herself or others.  She resides in Merlin, Ore.
Klamath County
  • The Board denied the CNA application of Melissa A. Sales for failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  She resides in Klamath Falls, Ore.
Linn County
  • The Board revoked the nursing assistant certificate of Katie M. Spowehn (201910876CNA) for using intoxicants in a manner dangerous to herself or others and failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  She resides in Albany, Ore.
  • The Board revoked the registered nurse license of Lisa J. Spring (200441092RN) for failing to document client care information and failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  She resides in Lebanon, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Dana I. Wheeler (082010255RN) for violating the client’s rights of privacy and confidentiality.  She resides in Lebanon, Ore.
Multnomah County
  • The Board imposed a $1,000 civil penalty against Jeannette T. Gailey’s registered nurse license (077038612RN) for practicing without a current nursing license.  She resides in Troutdale, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Kevin M. Bates (201801380RN) for engaging in abusive behavior towards a coworker.  He resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board suspended the registered nurse license of Mandy D. Shinn (201243233RN) for a minimum 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
Polk County
  • The Board placed the nursing assistant certificate of Lisa M. Schmidt (000008279CNA) on probation for six months for conduct substantially related to her fitness to engage in CNA duties.  She resides in Dallas, Ore.
Washington County
  • The Board suspended the nursing assistant certificate of Katherine L. Emry (200711746CNA) for a minimum 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  She resides in Tualatin, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Elisha A. Gonzales’s registered nurse license (201500054RN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in Hillsboro, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Bang Phi P. Hoang (201606196RN) for performing acts beyond her authorized scope, failing to take action to preserve client safety, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Hillsboro, Ore.
  • The Board revoked the registered nurse license of Megan C. Scott (200542383RN) for failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice and practicing when unable due to a physical impairment.  She resides in Beaverton, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Linda G. Walker’s registered nurse license (090001005RN) for violating the terms and conditions of the Health Professionals’ Services Program.  She resides in Beaverton, Ore.
Out of State
  • Idaho— The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Suzanne L. Larsen’s registered nurse license (202009041RN) for practicing nursing while impaired.  She resides in Nampa, Idaho.
  • Georgia— The Board accepted the Voluntary Withdrawal of Patrick T. Simoes’s RN reactivation application (201607043RN) for using intoxicants in a manner dangerous to himself or others.  He resides in Loganville, Ga.
  • North Carolina— The Board suspended the registered nurse license of Jessica J. Recore (201902367RN) for a minimum 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  She resides in Jacksonville, N.C.
  • Texas— The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Crystal N. Berru’s registered nurse license (201910249RN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in Corpus Christi, Texas.
  • Washington— The Board revoked the practical nurse license of Janet E. Scurlock (201030149LPN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in Vancouver, Wash.
  • Washington— The Board suspended the registered nurse license of David E. Wilken (201406762RN) for 30 days followed by probation for 24 months for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to himself or others and engaging in abusive behavior towards coworkers.  He resides in Ridgefield, Wash.

​​The Oregon State Board of Nursing (OSBN) took final disciplinary action against the following nurses or nursing assistants during its August 18, 2021, 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 Laura K. Borud’s registered nurse license (097000421RN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in Oregon City, Ore.
Clatsop County
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of James R. Fergus (201242141RN) for entering inaccurate documentation into a health record, failing to take action to preserve client safety and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  He resides in Seaside, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Jennifer L. Nygaard (200642708RN) for entering inaccurate documentation in a health record and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Astoria, Ore.
Deschutes County
  • The Board imposed a $5,000 civil penalty against Jennifer S. Fuller’s registered nurse license (200440579RN) for practicing without a current nursing license.  She resides in Redmond, Ore.
  • The Board revoked the registered nurse license of Diana D. Hergenrader (089000183RN) and imposed a $5,000 for falsifying data, demonstrated incidents of fraud, obtaining unauthorized medications, and aiding individuals to violate or circumvent healthcare laws, rules, and regulations.  She resides in La Pine, Ore.
Jackson County
  • The Board placed the practical nurse license of Matthew S. Robertson (201805675LPN) on probation for 24 months for obtaining unauthorized drugs for personal use and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  He resides in Eagle Point, Ore.
Josephine County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Deana L. Calver’s nursing assistant certificate (201606023CNA) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in Grants Pass, Ore.
Klamath County
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Regan W. Anderson (201803690RN) on probation for 24 months for practicing nursing while impaired and using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Klamath Falls, Ore.
Lake County
  • The Board reprimanded the family nurse practitioner license of Lesa A. Cahill (200550014NP) for performing acts beyond her authorized scope, failing to maintain professional boundaries with a client, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Lakeview, Ore.
Lane County
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Theresa L. Curcio (201901681RN) for failing to take action to preserve client safety and failing to communicate client status information to members of the healthcare team in a timely manner.  She resides in Springfield, Ore.
  • The Board revoked the registered nurse license of David H. Gizara (094006393RN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  He resides in Eugene, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the practical nurse license of Matthew J. Hackett (201330118LPN) for neglecting a client, failing to document information pertinent to a client’s care, and failing to take action to preserve client safety.  He resides in Springfield, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the nursing assistant certificate of Christine M. Ryan (201705663CNA) for falsifying data.  She resides in Eugene, Ore.
Linn County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Nicole J. Raniero’s nursing assistant certificate (201212322CNA) for demonstrated incidents of reckless behavior.  She resides in Sweet Home, Ore.
Multnomah County
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Phoebe R. McHugh (201906628RN) for conduct related to coworkers and healthcare team members.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Peter Tomter’s registered nurse license (202009037RN) for willful misrepresentation in applying for a license, the unauthorized removal of drugs from the workplace, and violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  He resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board imposed a $1,200 civil penalty against Melissa G. Vang’s practical nurse license (201230619LPN) for practicing without a current nursing license.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
Polk County
  • The Board revoked the nursing assistant certificate of Kristofer R. Sickles (201210680CNA) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  He resides in Dallas, Ore.
Washington County
  • The Board reprimanded the psychiatric/mental health nurse practitioner license of Margaret K. Alexander (201350004NP) for failing to lawfully dispense medications and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Beaverton, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Steven L. Sellers (200542112RN) for failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  He resides in Tualatin, Ore.
  • Washington— The Board accepted the Voluntary Withdrawal of Cynthia O. Silva’s RN reactivation application (201401405RN) for impairment.  She resides in Forest Grove, Ore.
Yamhill County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Barbara J. Vargas’s nursing assistant certificate (201110696CNA) for abusing a person.  She resides in McMinnville, Ore.
Out of State
  • Alabama— The Board suspended the registered nurse license of Benjamin Oglesby (201908169RN) for a minimum 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  He resides in Kimberly, Ala.
  • California— The Board placed the registered nurse license of Teresa M. Brunick (201141724RN) on probation for 24 months for practicing nursing while impaired and using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in San Jose, Calif.
  • California— The Board revoked the registered nurse license of Connie L. Morris (201407313RN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in Acton, Calif.
  • California— The Board revoked the nursing assistant certificate of Simon Patfield (202101591CNA) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  He resides in San Francisco, Calif.
  • Florida— The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Justin C. Stephens (201701301RN) for demonstrated incidents of dishonesty and using another person’s nursing license for any purpose.  He resides in Jacksonville, Fla.
  • Washington— The Board accepted the Voluntary Withdrawal of Laura Robbins’s RN application for conviction of a crime that bears demonstrable relationship to the practice of nursing.  She resides in Redmond, Wash. 
​The Oregon State Board of Nursing (OSBN) took final disciplinary action against the following nurses or nursing assistants during its July 14, 2021, 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 Surrender of Jamie D. MacDonald’s nursing assistant certificate (202003341CNA) for abusing a person.  She resides in Corvallis, Ore.
Clackamas County
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse and women’s health nurse practitioner licenses of Nancy J. Kalvelage (000030095RN/ 000030095N7) for failing to document client care information and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Oregon City, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the practical nurse license of Vickie L. Thun (087005156LPN) 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.
Crook County
  • The Board suspended the nursing assistant certificate of Eldon W. Acord (200212884CNA) 30 days and imposed a $500 civil penalty for neglecting a person and failing to answer questions truthfully.  He resides in Prineville, Ore.
Deschutes County
  • The Board imposed a $5,000 civil penalty against Central Oregon Surgery Center for employing nurses without a procedure in place to ensure those nurses held valid, current Oregon licenses/certificates.
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Randall W. Foster (201706423RN) and imposed a civil penalty of $2,500 for failing to report facts regarding the unethical or illegal practice of any healthcare provider, entering falsified documentation into a health record, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  He resides in Bend, Ore.
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Megan E. Griffin (201242022RN) on probation for 24 months for practicing nursing while impaired and using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Redmond, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Flora M. Meisner (088000566RN) and imposed a civil penalty of $1,250 for failing to report facts regarding the unethical or illegal practice of any healthcare provider, falsifying data, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Bend, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the practical nurse license of Elizabeth A. Zehrung (200630030LPN) and imposed a civil penalty of $1,000 for failing to report facts regarding the unethical or illegal practice of any healthcare provider, falsifying data, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Bend, Ore.
Douglas County
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Sherene Tolle (200241022RN) on probation for 24 months for failing to comply with the terms and conditions of the Health Professionals’ Services Program.  She resides in Roseburg, Ore.
Jackson County
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Nancy M. Wanetick (201043445RN) on probation for 18 months for failure to accurately document nursing interventions in a timely manner, failing to communicate information regarding client status to members of the health care team in a timely manner, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Shady Cove, Ore.
Lane County
  • The Board reprimanded the nursing assistant certificate of Ashley Malone (202007802CNA) for abusing a person and failing to respect the dignity and rights of clients.  She resides in Creswell, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Kathleen M. McLean’s registered nurse license (200741034RN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in Oakridge, Ore.
  • The Board revoked the practical nurse license of Catherine Roberts (201030260LPN) for demonstrated incidents of abusive behavior, failing to respect the dignity and rights of clients, destroying a record to conceal a record of care, and failing to fully cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  She resides in Cottage Grove, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Eric M. Wahlstrom’s nursing assistant certificate (000020404CNA) for engaging in abusive behavior that relates to the safe care to a person and failing to respect the dignity and rights of clients.  He resides in Eugene, Ore.
Linn County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Brandi L. Quinn’s registered nurse license (201902894RN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in Albany, Ore.
  • The Board suspended the nursing assistant certificate of Katie M. Spowehn (201910876CNA) for a minimum 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  She resides in Albany, Ore.
Marion County
  • The Board imposed a $500 civil penalty against Victoria A. R. Gentry’s practical nurse license (201390707LPN) for practicing without a current nursing license and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Keizer, Ore.
  • The Board suspended the nursing assistant certificate of Rebecca L. Marr (202101955CNA) for a minimum 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  She resides in Salem, Ore.
  • The Board suspended the nursing assistant certificate of Cheryle R. Marshall (200910128CNA) for a minimum 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  She resides in Salem, Ore.
Multnomah County
  • The Board placed the registered nurse and family nurse practitioner licenses of Hannah L. Bampton (202001466RN/ 202001472NP-PP) on probation for 24 months for failing to answer questions truthfully and using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Kate E. DeBellis (201909221RN) 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.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Steven W. Kennimer (200241434RN) on probation for 24 months due to suspension of his Texas RN license.  He resides in Portland, Ore.
Umatilla County
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Laurel A. Allen (200941689RN) on probation for 24 months after she completes a re-entry program and other conditions for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Athena, Ore.
Washington County
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse and family nurse practitioner licenses of Melinda A. Sanfilippo (077037831RN/ 201408826NP-PP) for failing to maintain professional boundaries with a client.  She resides in Forest Grove, Ore.
Yamhill County
  • The Board reprimanded the practical nurse license of Aletha J. Gibson (202005504LPN) for failing to take action to preserve client safety and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Sheridan, Ore.
Out of State
  • Montana— The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Michelle K. Muri’s registered nurse license (202104550RN) for failing to answer questions truthfully.  She resides in Billings, Mont.
  • Wyoming—The Board placed the registered nurse and family nurse practitioner licenses of Connie L. Buck (201900804RN/ 201901366NP-PP) on probation for 24 months for demonstrated incidents of intimidating behavior, prescribing medications for her own use, and using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Casper, Wyo.
The Oregon State Board of Nursing (OSBN) took final disciplinary action against the following nurses or nursing assistants during its June 16, 2021, 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.

Baker County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Alicia D. Hills’s registered nurse license (200341250RN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in Baker City, Ore.
Benton County
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Iris D. McCanless (201404565RN) for failing to maintain professional boundaries with a client and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Corvallis, Ore.
Clackamas County
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Justine Kuunifaa (201501182LPN) for demonstrated incidents of violent behavior, and conviction of a crime that bears demonstrable relationship to nursing.  He resides in Clackamas, Ore.
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Stephanie R. Philpot (201405576RN) on probation for 24 months for practicing nursing while impaired, the unauthorized removal of medications from the workplace, and using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Clackamas, Ore.
Clatsop County
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Susanne C. Benthin (095006618RN) on probation for 24 months for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Astoria, Ore.
Coos County
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Sarah J. Kinzey (201601071RN) for failing to respect the dignity and rights of clients, failing to accurately document nursing interventions, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Coos Bay, Ore.
Deschutes County
  • The Board imposed a $5,000 civil penalty against Monica R. Mayer’s registered nurse license (200041395RN) for practicing without a current nursing license.  She resides in Bend, Ore.
Jackson County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Grace A. Koch’s registered nurse license (000036824RN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in Ashland, Ore.
  • The Board revoked the nursing assistant certificate of Danielle J.O. Rodriguez (201601377CNA) for demonstrated incidents of dishonesty and failing to answer questions truthfully.  She resides in Central Point, Ore.
Josephine County
  • The Board reprimanded the practical nurse license of Eveline H. Newell (000007395LPN) for violating a person’s rights of privacy and confidentiality.  She resides in Grants Pass, Ore.
Klamath County
  • The Board placed the family nurse practitioner license of Jueth Atigbi-Hansen (201703946NP-PP) on probation for 12 months, to be followed by a 90-day suspension, for prescribing drugs in an unlawful manner, failing to maintain professional boundaries, 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 Klamath Falls, Ore.
Lane County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Natasha Rogers’s nursing assistant certificate (202004178CNA) for failing to maintain professional boundaries.  She resides in Eugene, Ore.
Lincoln County
  • The Board placed the family nurse practitioner license of Anne C. Heenan (200050019NP) on probation for 24 months for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others and prescribing drugs for personal use.  She resides in Newport, Ore.
Marion County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Jennifer R. Muller’s registered nurse and family nurse practitioner licenses (092007161RN/ 201800202NP-PP) for failing to establish or maintain professional boundaries with a client, falsifying data, failing to document nursing interventions in a timely manner, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Turner, Ore.
Morrow County
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Cinthia R. Sowell (092000598RN) for documenting nursing practice that did not occur and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Heppner, Ore.
Multnomah County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Withdrawal of Joanna M. Rankins’s CNA application for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
Out of State
  • Georgia—The Board denied Wideline Fervil’s registered nurse application for failing to answer application questions truthfully and demonstrated incidents of dishonesty.  She lives in Atlanta, Ga.
  • Washington— The Board placed the registered nurse license of Melanie M. Estes (200940437RN) on probation for 24 months for practicing nursing while unable due to a mental impairment and failing to fully cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  She resides in Vancouver, Wash.
  • Washington— The Board revoked the registered nurse license of Roxanne D. Kokkeler (095006812RN) for practicing nursing without a license, failing to answer questions truthfully, and failing to fully cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  She resides in Vancouver, Wash.
  • Washington— The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Megan H. Parker’s registered nurse license (200341962RN) for failing to comply with the terms and conditions of the Health Professionals’ Services Program.  She resides in Woodland, Wash.
  • Washington— The Board placed the registered nurse license of Austin J. Teune (201403096RN) on probation for 24 months for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to himself or others.  He resides in Vancouver, Wash.
  • Washington— The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Charles W. Wegener’s registered nurse license (201811092RN) for falsifying data, failing to respect the dignity and rights of clients, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  He resides in Camas, Wash.
​The Oregon State Board of Nursing (OSBN) took final disciplinary action against the following nurses or nursing assistants during its May 19, 2021, 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 revoked the nursing assistant certificate of Patty L. Benedict (200910730CNA) for using her CNA role to borrow money from a client for personal gain, and failing to cooperate during the course of an investigation.  She resides in Gladstone, Ore.
Curry County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Jeanna M. Taylor’s registered nurse license (200841927RN) for the unauthorized removal of drugs from the workplace, and obtaining unauthorized prescription drugs.  She resides in Brookings, Ore.
Hood River County
  • The Board placed the practical nurse license of Rachel D. Jones (200930144LPN) on probation for 24 months for practicing nursing while impaired, and using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Hood River, Ore.
Jackson County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Monica M. Evangelisti’s registered nurse license (201141749RN) for practicing nursing while impaired, and using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Eagle Point, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Cassandra E. Osorio’s nursing assistant certificate (201804683CNA) for demonstrated incidents of dishonesty.  She resides in Central Point, Ore.
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Kara B. Stuart (200941108RN) on probation for 24 months for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  Probation will begin upon completion of conditions listed in the stipulated order.  She resides in Medford, Ore.
Klamath County
  • The Board placed the registered nurse and family nurse practitioner licenses of Michael A. Sheets (093006519RN/ 093006519N1) on probation for 12 months failing to dispense medications in a lawful manner, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  He resides in Klamath Falls, Ore.
Lane County
  • The Board revoked the nursing assistant certificate of Warren E. Duncan II (201810340CNA) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order, and failing to cooperate during the course of an investigation.  He resides in Springfield, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Susan A. Jennings (201393503RN) for failing to report her misdemeanor conviction to the Board within 10 days, and misrepresentation during the license renewal application process.  She resides in Eugene, Ore.
Linn County
  • The Board suspended the registered nurse license of Andrew A. Lloyd (201509410RN) for a minimum 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  He resides in Sweet Home, Ore.
Marion County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Jaime S. Cook’s registered nurse license (200442295RN) for engaging in threatening behavior towards a coworker, failing to respect the dignity and rights of clients, and demonstrated incidents of intimidating and abusive behavior.  He resides in Keizer, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Charles J. Oladeinde’s nursing assistant certificate (201910215CNA) for demonstrated incidents of reckless behavior, performing acts beyond his authorized duties as a CNA, and violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  He resides in Idanha, Ore.
Multnomah County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Pascal T. Habineza’s nursing assistant certificate (201800326CNA) for failing to maintain professional boundaries, and failing to respect the dignity and rights of clients.  He resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Jeffery T. Miller’s registered nurse license (098006043RN) for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to himself or others, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  He resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Joyce A. Niksich’s registered nurse license (201802082RN) for practicing nursing when unable due to a physical impairment, and using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Amy R. Raskin’s registered nurse license (201906226RN) for failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Jonathan E. Seale’s registered nurse license (201804547RN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
Polk County
  • The Board suspended the practical nurse license of Duane R. Hunt (082008142LPN) for a minimum 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  He resides in Salem, Ore.
Umatilla County
  • The Board placed the family nurse practitioner license of Shannon C. Blood (201392933NP-PP) on probation for 12 months for practicing beyond her authorized scope of practice, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Pendleton, Ore.
Union County
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Kathy J. McDonald (200941798RN) on probation for 12 months for failing to administer medications in a lawful manner, failure to document nursing interventions, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in La Grande, Ore.
Washington County
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse and clinical nurse specialist licenses of Karen L. DeMarco (080045656RN/ 200970009CNS) with conditions for demonstrated incidents of intimidating and abusive behavior and failing to answer questions truthfully.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
Out of State
  • Illinois— The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of William B. Luchtefeld’s registered nurse and adult nurse practitioner licenses (201606946RN/ 201606948NP-PP) for engaging in sexual contact with a client in any setting, engaging in sexual misconduct with a client, abusing a client, and failing to cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  He resides in Edwardsville, Ill.
  • Nevada— The Board placed the registered nurse license of Jami Q. St. Germaine (202104782RN) on probation for 12 months for previous discipline in another state.  She resides in Sparks, Nevada.
  • Ohio— The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Nicodeme Nzisabira (202001087RN) and imposed a $1,000 civil penalty for deceit during the application process for licensure, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  He resides in Cleveland, Ohio.
The Oregon State Board of Nursing (OSBN) took final disciplinary action against the following nurses or nursing assistants during its April 14, 2021, 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.

Clatsop County
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Kayla Dixson (202003022RN) on probation for 24 months willful misrepresentation in applying for a license, practicing nursing when unfit due to a mental impairment, and failing to answer questions truthfully on an application.  She resides in Astoria, Ore.
Coos County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Adrienne C. Haynes’s nursing assistant certificate (202002390CNA) for abusing a person, failing to maintain professional boundaries, and demonstrated incidents of abusive behavior.  She resides in North Bend, Ore.
  • The Board denied the CNA application of Sommer T. Hughes for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others, misrepresentation during the application process for licensure, and failing to fully cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  She resides in Coos Bay, Ore. 
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Joshua Peterson (202001413RN) for violating a person’s rights of privacy and confidentiality.  He resides in Charleston, Ore.
Douglas County
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Neoma J. Keeler (200340207RN) on probation for 24 months 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 Joscelyn S. Leatherman’s practical nurse license (201603889LPN) for failing to accurately document nursing interventions and nursing practice implementation.  She resides in Medford, Ore.
Josephine County
  • The Board placed the family nurse practitioner license of Darlena R. Pike (201150132NP) on probation for 24 months for performing acts beyond her authorized scope, failing to establish professional boundaries with a client, prescribing drugs to a person who is not her client, and failing to properly assess and document client assessment when prescribing.  She resides in Grants Pass, Ore.
Lane County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Matthew G. Boltz’s registered nurse license (201806118RN) for failing to report to the Board his arrest for a felony crime within 10 days.  He resides in Eugene, Ore.
  • • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Talisa Myers on probation for 24 months for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Oakridge, Ore.
Linn County
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Terry L. Valentino (099000494RN) on probation for 24 months for engaging in threatening behavior towards coworkers, demonstrated incidents of intimidating behavior, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  He resides in Lebanon, Ore.
Multnomah County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of John Dexter C. Lee’s nursing assistant certificate (201503781CNA) for conviction of a crime that bears demonstrable relationship to CNA duties.  He resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the nursing assistant certificate of Holly E. Sobella-Manes (201707881CNA) for abusing a person and engaging in other unacceptable behavior towards a client.  She resides in Gresham, Ore.
  • The Board revoked the nursing assistant certificate of Courtney A. Zilke (201700557CNA) for demonstrated incidents of reckless behavior, failing to maintain professional boundaries, and performing CNA duties while impaired.  She resides in Portland, Ore. 
Polk County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Marvin L. Coakley’s practical nurse license (200430431LPN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  He resides in Dallas, Ore.
Umatilla County
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Rena M. Blue (200642300RN) on probation for 24 months for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Pendleton, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the practical nurse license of Cheri L. Root (200530394LPN) for failing to respect the dignity and rights of clients.  She resides in Pendleton, Ore.
Washington County
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Sara A. Brown (200140446RN) for violating a person’s rights of privacy and confidentiality.  She resides in Gales Creek, Ore.
Out of State
  • Alabama— The Board placed the registered nurse and psychiatric/mental health nurse practitioner licenses of Shaun D. Tolbert (201905636RN/ 201906152NP-PP) on probation for 36 months for conviction of a crime that bears demonstrable relationship to the practice of nursing.  He resides in Birmingham, Ala.
  • California— The Board accepted the Voluntary Withdrawal of Joyce Munyan’s LPN application for willful misrepresentation in applying for a license and failing to answer application questions truthfully.  She resides in Hemet, Calif.
  • Colorado— The Board accepted the Voluntary Withdrawal of Anthony C. Pabst’s RN (200942540RN) reactivation application for failing to maintain professional boundaries with a client, incomplete recordkeeping, engaging in other unacceptable behavior towards a client.  He resides in Colorado Springs, Colo.
  • Illinois—The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Rebeca Campos (201709185RN) for failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable and prevailing nursing practice.  She resides in Schaumburg, Ill. 
​​The Oregon State Board of Nursing (OSBN) took final disciplinary action against the following nurses or nursing assistants during its March 17, 2021, 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 practical nurse license of Jennifer L. Alvarado (200630431LPN) for a minimum 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  She resides in Oregon City, Ore.
  • The Board suspended the nursing assistant certificate of Patty L. Benedict (200910730CNA) for a minimum 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  She resides in Gladstone, Ore.
Clatsop County
  • The Board suspended the nursing assistant certificate of Josiah Byers (201806967CNA) for a minimum 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  He resides in Hammond, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the nursing assistant certificate of Mina Luna V. Ferrer (200611374CNA) for jeopardizing the safety of a client under her care, and failing to take action to preserve a client’s safety.  She resides in Warrenton, Ore.
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Teresa M. Martinolich (097003211RN) on probation for 24 months (after she successfully completes a reentry program and other conditions) for unauthorized removal of medications from the workplace, falsifying data, and failing to answer questions truthfully.  She resides in Astoria, Ore.
Coos County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Christine L. Ulibarri’s registered nurse license (200240976RN) for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others, and failing to comply with the terms and conditions of the Health Professionals’ Services Program.  She resides in Myrtle Point, Ore.
Douglas County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Delia A. Anderson’s nursing assistant certificate (200111786CNA) for the unauthorized removal of money from a person, and failing to maintain professional boundaries.  She resides in Roseburg, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Nicholas A. Hargreaves’s practical nurse license (201603970LPN) for failing to comply with the terms and conditions of the Health Professionals’ Services Program.  He resides in Roseburg, Ore.
Jackson County
  • The Board reprimanded the practical nurse license of Helen J. Banuelos (083042738LPN) for neglecting a client and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Talent, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Jennifer L. Powers (200242392RN) for failing to take action to preserve client safety, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in White City, Ore.
Lane County
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Kayla A. Connelly (202005747RN) for failing to take action to preserve client safety, failing to administer medications in a lawful manner, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Eugene, Ore.
  • The Board revoked the nursing assistant certificate of Anglee H. Davis (200311856CNA) for demonstrated incidents of violent and reckless behavior, failing to cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable CNA performance.  She resides in Cottage Grove, Ore.
  • The Board revoked the registered nurse license of Patricia A. Paulus (094000610RN) 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 Eugene, Ore.
Lincoln County
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Cheryl M. Maccarone (091000161RN) for failing to respect the dignity and rights of clients.  She resides in Toledo, Ore.
Linn County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Krystle A. Herrera’s nursing assistant and medication aide certificates (200510386CNA/ 200720025CMA) for the unauthorized removal of drugs from a person, falsifying data, and diverting drugs for her own use.  She resides in Lebanon, Ore.
  • The Board revoked the practical nurse license of Micaela G. Horning (201507604LPN) for failing to report to the Board her arrest for a felony crime within 10 days, and failing to cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  She resides in Albany, Ore.
Marion County
  • The Board reprimanded the practical nurse license of Allyson G. Fennimore (201908137LPN) for performing acts beyond her authorized scope of practice, 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 Nichole A. Bosma (200941155RN) for improperly delegating the performance of a nursing procedure to unlicensed assistive personnel, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board placed the practical nurse license of Amanda M. Heade (201403513LPN) on probation for 36 months for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board revoked the nursing assistant certificate of Andrea L. Prendergast (201807281CNA) for neglecting a person, failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation, and violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board suspended the registered nurse license of Blair C. Steinfeld (200842347RN) for 120 days for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board revoked the nursing assistant certificate of Jessica Stoica (201011468CNA) 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 Portland, Ore.
Polk County
  • The Board reprimanded the nursing assistant certificate of Shandra M. Krieger (201709615CNA) for engaging in unacceptable behavior in the presence of a client.  She resides in Dallas, Ore.
Union County
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Jennifer L. Rice (201407264RN) on probation for 12 months for entering inaccurate and incomplete documentation into a health record, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in LaGrande, Ore.
Washington County
  • The Board reprimanded the nursing assistant certificate of Leslie N. Nicholson (200710920CNA) for performing acts beyond her authorized duties, failing to document information pertinent to a person’s care, and failing to communicate client status information to the supervising nurse or healthcare team.  She resides in Hillsboro, Ore.
  • The Board denied the CNA application of Megan M. Osmon for conviction of a crime that bears demonstrable relationship to nursing assistant duties.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board imposed a $5,000 civil penalty against Rebecca C. Pulito’s registered nurse license (201141099RN) for failing to comply with the terms and conditions of the Health Professionals’ Services Program.  She resides in Beaverton, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Kenneth D. Schaffer’s registered nurse license (201701360RN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  He resides in Beaverton, Ore.
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Michelle L. Zenith (200441354RN) on probation for 12 months for failing to accurately document nursing interventions and practice implementation, and failing to conform with the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Hillsboro, Ore.
Out of State
  • Tennessee— The Board denied the LPN application of Danielle K. McKaskle for demonstrated incidents of dishonesty, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Unicoi, Tenn.
  • Washington— The Board accepted the Voluntary Withdrawal of Stacy L. Belvin’s RN reactivation application (200840822RN) for demonstrated incidents of dishonesty and failing to answer application questions truthfully.  She resides in Woodland, Wash.
​The Oregon State Board of Nursing (OSBN) took final disciplinary action against the following nurses or nursing assistants during its February 17, 2021, 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.

Baker County
  • The Boar​d suspended the registered nurse license of Alicia D. Hills (200341250RN) for a minimum 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  She resides in Baker City, Ore.
Clackamas County
  • The Board revoked the nursing assistant certificate of Hiwot A. Alemu (201810062CNA) for abuse of a person, failing to respect a person's dignity and rights, and failing to answer questions truthfully.  She resides in Happy Valley, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Kahlei A. Howard (200441643RN) for assigning persons to perform functions for which they are not prepared, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Clackamas, Ore.

​Clatsop County

  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Teresa M. Martinolich (097003211RN) on probation for 24 months for possessing unauthorized medications and the unauthorized removal of medications from the workplace.  She resides in Astoria, Ore.

Curry County

  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Nancy A. Erb's geriatric nurse practitioner license (200650088NP) and place her registered nurse license (095007161RN) on probation for 12 months for prescribing drugs to an individual who was not her client, failing to establish professional boundaries, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Brookings, Ore.

Deschutes County

  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Rita M. Shearer (081001191RN) on probation for 24 months for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others, and failing to report to the Board a conviction within 10 days.  She resides in Bend, Ore.

Jackson County

  • The Board denied the CNA application of Talisha L. Bigelow for conviction of a crime that bears demonstrable relationship to nursing assistant duties.  She resides in Medford, Ore.
  • The Board revoked the registered nurse license of Carolyn M. Schoenfelder (200742872RN) for failing to cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  She resides in White City, Ore.
  • The Board revoked the nursing assistant certificate of Cortney N. Stoner (201401534CNA) for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others, and performing authorized duties while impaired.  She resides in Gold Hill, Ore.

Josephine County

  • The Board placed the nursing assistant certificate of Deana L. Calver (201606023CNA) on probation for 24 months for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Grants Pass, Ore.

Klamath County

  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Withdrawal of Connie Lynch's RN application for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Klamath Falls, Ore.

Lane County

  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Jonathan N. Anderson's practical nursing license (202005712LPN) for failing to answer questions truthfully and demonstrated incidents of dishonesty.  He resides in Springfield, Ore.
  • The Board placed the nursing assistant certificate of Fallon T. King (201900337CNA) on probation for six months for demonstrated incidents of neglectful behavior, and failing to conform to the essential standards acceptable CNA performance.  She resides in Eugene, Ore.
  • The Board placed the women's health care nurse practitioner license of Anne M. Moore (200650102NP) on probation for 24 months for prescribing drugs to individuals not within her scope of practice, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Elmira, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Luevenia K. Radford's nursing assistant certificate (200411153CNA) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in Eugene, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the nursing assistant and medication aide certificates of Arend J. Voots (201408644CNA/ 201602532CMA) for leaving a CNA assignment without properly notifying appropriate supervisory personnel.  He resides in Springfield, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Larry A. Wilt's registered nurse license (200241636RN) for conviction of a crime that bears demonstrable relationship to the practice of nursing.  He resides in Eugene, Ore.

Linn County

  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Withdrawal of Erica S. Barr's CNA application due to an arrest warrant issued in Pennsylvania.  She resides in Albany, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Angela M. Kelly's practical nurse license (200830323LPN) for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others, and unauthorized removal of medication from anyone in the workplace.  She resides in Lebannon, Ore.

Marion County

  • The Board denied the LPN reinstatement application of Sheila L. Acosta (090003078LPN) for conviction of a crime that bears demonstrable relationship to the practice of nursing and a physical condition that prevents her from practicing safely.  She resides in Marion, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the practical nurse license of Kayla D. Bush (201230431LPN) for failing to administer medications in a lawful manner, failing to accurately document nursing interventions, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Keizer, Ore.

Multnomah County

  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Dana L. Block's registered nurse license (201341298RN) for improperly delegating the performance of a nursing procedure to a UAP, conduct related to coworkers and health team members, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Gresham, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the nursing assistant certificate of Cora Hardin (201801629CNA) for demonstrated incidents of violent behavior and failing to respect the dignity and rights of a client.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board denied the RN reactivation application of Janine L. James (094003035RN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Cayla R. Larkin's nursing assistant certificate (201806881CNA) for demonstrated incidents of neglectful behavior, and failing to communicate information regarding client status to the supervising nurse.  She resides in Portland, Ore.

Polk County

  • The Board placed the nursing assistant certificate of Kristofer R. Sickles (201210680CNA) on probation for 12 months for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to himself or others.  He resides in Dallas, Ore.

Washington County

  • The Board revoked the registered nurse license of Ryan R. Herinckx (200743042RN) for failing to answer questions truthfully, failing to provide documents requested by the Board, and demonstrated incidents of aggressive and intimidating behavior.  He resides in Hillsboro, Ore.

Yamhill County

  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Susan J. Messner (201042644RN) on probation for 24 months for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others, falsifying data, and obtaining unauthorized medications.  She resides in McMinnville, Ore.

Out of State

  • Arizona— The Board accepted the Voluntary Withdrawal of Alan J. Igel's LPN application for failing to cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  He resides in Phoenix, Ariz.
  • California— The Board placed the nursing assistant certificate of Simon Patfield (202101591CNA) on probation for 12 months for conduct that is substantially related to the fitness and ability of the applicant.  He resides in San Francisco, Calif.
  • Ohio—The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Joshua B. Keyes's registered nurse license (201800361RN) for resorting to misrepresentation during the application process for license renewal.  He resides in Canal Winchester, Ohio.
  • Washington—The Board imposed a $2,000 civil penalty against Kristie M. Andreas's registered nurse license and family nurse practitioner licenses (201509133RN/ 201509134NP-PP) and, when she returns to practice, she will be on probation for 12 months.  The discipline was imposed for failing to answer questions truthfully, incomplete recordkeeping, failing to take action to preserve client safety, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Skamokawa, Wash.
  • Washington— The Board suspended the practical nurse license of Andrea R. Cassa-Brewster (201130437LPN) for a minimum 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  She resides in Brush Prairie, Wash.
​The Oregon State Board of Nursing (OSBN) took final disciplinary action against the following nurses or nursing assistants during its January 13, 2021, 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 Peggy L. Hayes’s registered nurse license and her adult, women’s health, and nurse midwife nurse practitioner licenses (076037162RN/ 076037162N3/ 076037162N7/ 076037162N5) for failing to take action to preserve client safety, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Happy Valley, Ore.
Grant County
  • The Board reprimanded the family nurse practitioner license of Shawna A. Clark (201150064NP) for ordering lab tests for herself.  She resides in Mount Vernon, Ore.
Jackson County
  • The Board suspended the nursing assistant certificate of Amy E. Cowan (201400462CNA) for a minimum of 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  She resides in Gold Hill, Ore.
Lane County
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Robert T. Lambert (201900285RN) for engaging in abusive behavior, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  He resides in Eugene, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of James D. Leaf (200140992RN) for engaging in violent, abusive, or threatening behavior towards a co-worker, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  He resides in Eugene, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Lourie J. Morgan (200141397RN) for failing to take action to preserve client safety, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Eugene, Ore.
  • The Board revoked the registered nurse license of Henry S. Travis (201241682RN) for failing to comply with the terms and conditions of the Health Professionals’ Services Program.  He resides in Eugene, Ore.
Malheur County
  • The Board placed the family nurse practitioner license of Debra J. Alexander (083039540N1) on probation for 12 months for failing to properly assess and document client assessment when prescribing drugs, failing to take action to preserve client safety, and prescribing drugs in an unsafe manner according to acceptable and prevailing standards.  She resides in Nyssa, Ore.
Marion County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Emmy L. Brockman’s nursing assistant certificate (201607608CNA) for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others, and failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  She resides in Salem, Ore.
  • The Board suspended the nursing assistant certificate of Marco A. Noriega-Ramirez (000038423CNA) for 30 days for failing to take action to preserve client’s safety.  He resides in Aurora, Ore.
Multnomah County
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Kaytlyn M. Okula (201800755RN) on probation for 24 months for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others, and practicing nursing while impaired.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the nursing assistant certificate of Shelia A. Ramzy (200311514CNA) for failing to take action to preserve client safety, and jeopardizing the safety of a person under the CNA’s care.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the nursing assistant certificate of Tatyana A. Voronova (201807777CNA) for jeopardizing the safety of a person under the CNA’s care, and demonstrated incidents of neglectful behavior.  She resides in Gresham, Ore.
Washington County
  • The Board suspended the certified registered nurse anesthetist license of Aaryo Bakhtiar (202000790CRNA) for 365 days, to be followed by 24 months of probation, and placed his RN license (201404127RN) on immediate probation for 36 months, for the unauthorized removal of medications from the workplace, possessing unauthorized drugs, and demonstrated incidents of reckless behavior.  He resides in Beaverton, Ore.
  • The Board placed the registered nurse and certified registered nurse anesthetist licenses of Daniel A. Jones (200840847RN/ 202003239CRNA-PP) on probation for 18 months for demonstrated incidents of reckless behavior, violating client’s rights to privacy and confidentiality, and using intoxicants to the extent injurious to himself or others.  He resides in Portland, Ore.
Out of State
  • Georgia— The Board revoked the registered nurse and family nurse practitioner licenses of Alice Minkoff (201908312RN/ 201908360NP-PP) for demonstrated incidents of dishonesty, gross incompetence, and failing to answer questions truthfully.  She resides in Snellville, Ga.
  • Louisiana— The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Ray Young (201801687RN) and imposed a $1,000 civil penalty for demonstrated incidents of dishonesty.  He resides in Marrero, La.
  • Mississippi—The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Tammy L. Wells’s registered nurse license (202005692RN) for misrepresentation during the application process for licensure, and failing to answer questions truthfully.  She resides in Madison, Miss.
  • New Mexico—The Board suspended the registered nurse license of Angela Schmid (201605345RN) for 14 days and imposed a $1,000 civil penalty for demonstrated incidents of dishonesty and fraud.  She resides in Las Vegas, N.M.
  • Washington— The Board suspended the registered nurse license of Alicia Peacock (201243380RN) for 14 days, to be followed by 36 months of probation, for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order, and using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Vancouver, Wash.
  • Washington— The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Donald J. Schaefer’s registered nurse license (201600689RN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  He resides in Vancouver, Wash.
  • Washington— The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Debi L. Seltmann’s registered nurse license (080045884RN) for 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 December 9, 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.

Deschutes County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Karen L. Wright’s registered nurse license (200140538RN) for practicing when impaired, and using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Redmond, Ore.
Douglas County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Withdrawal of Marcie L. Garcia’s CNA application (200910972CNA) for the unauthorized removal of drugs from the workplace.  She resides in Roseburg, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Zelia M. Petty’s nursing assistant certificate (201391532CNA) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in Riddle, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the nursing assistant certificate of Kinsey A. Stein (201804322CNA) for failing to maintain professional boundaries, and failing to respect the client’s dignity and rights.  She resides in Reedsport, Ore.
Jackson County
  • The Board suspended the registered nurse license of Monica M. Evangelisti (201141749RN) for a minimum of 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  She resides in Eagle Point, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Becky J. Marin’s practical nurse license (200630306LPN) for failing to accurately document nursing interventions, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Medford, Ore.
Klamath County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Amanda M. Despain's nursing assistant certificate (201391326CNA) for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Klamath Falls, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Jessica C. Fraley (200842262RN) and imposed a $2,500 civil penalty for violating a person’s rights to privacy and confidentiality, unauthorized removal of client information, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Chiloquin, Ore.
Lane County
  • The Board revoked the nursing assistant certificate of Clifford T. Beard (201210993CNA) for abusing a person, engaging in sexual misconduct in the workplace, and demonstrated incidents of abusive behavior.  He resides in Springfield, Ore.
Marion County
  • The Board reprimanded the family nurse practitioner license of Joseph P. Lulich (201150029NP) for failing to take action to promote client safety, failing to implement the plan of care, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Silverton, Ore.
Multnomah County
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of David L. Caverly (200040522RN) for failing to document nursing interventions, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  He resides in Gresham, Ore.
  • The Board revoked the registered nurse license of Beth A. Morrison (201340416RN) 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 Portland, Ore.
  • The Board suspended the nursing assistant certificate of Courtney A. Zilke (201700557CNA) for a minimum of 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
Polk County
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Mari Caballero (201602193RN) on probation for 12 months for failing to document nursing interventions, and failing to take action to preserve client safety.  She resides in Salem, Ore.
Umatilla County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Joyce D. Faulstich’s registered nurse license (085081222RN) for 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.
Washington County
  • The Board reprimanded the psychiatric/mental health nurse practitioner license of Sharon D. Kennedy (200450083NP) for failing to document client care information, failing to take action to promote client safety, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Tigard, Ore.
Out of State
  • Ohio—The Board suspended the registered nurse license of Joshua B. Keyes (201800361RN) for a minimum of 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  He resides in Canal Winchester, Ohio.
  • Washington— The Board accepted the Voluntary Withdrawal of Barbara J. Sonday’s RN (200441348RN) reactivation application due to impairment.  She resides in Spokane, Wash. 
​The Oregon State Board of Nursing (OSBN) took final disciplinary action against the following nurses or nursing assistants during its November 18, 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 suspended the nursing assistant certificate of Brenna Boccardo (201906742CNA) for a minimum of 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  She resides in Corvallis, Ore.
Clackamas County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Alexander M. Bernal’s practical nurse license (201230664LPN) for entering incomplete documentation into a health record and possessing unauthorized medications.  He resides in Oregon City, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Vena L. Edwards (201402665RN) for failing to document nursing interventions, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Milwaukie, Ore.
  • The Board suspended the registered nurse license of Corrine H. Flint (201042965RN) for six months for failing to report actual or suspected child abuse.  She resides in Milwaukie, Ore.
  • The Board suspended the nursing assistant certificate of Theron W. Sherrell (201607195CNA) for 90 days for demonstrated incidents of abusive behavior, and failing to respect the dignity and rights of clients.  He resides in Oregon City, Ore.
Columbia County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Withdrawal of Kennan M. Farmer’s CNA application due to her use of intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Saint Helens, Ore.

Deschutes C​ounty

  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Dawn R. Garcia’s registered nurse license (095006995RN) for practicing nursing while unable due to a mental impairment.  She resides in Bend, Ore.
Douglas County
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of James K. Jacobson (201905986RN) for performing acts beyond his authorized scope, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  He resides in Roseburg, Ore.

Jackson Cou​nty

  • The Board suspended the registered nurse license of Terry L. Welch (201803697RN) for a minimum of 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  She resides in White City, Ore.

Klamath County

  • The Board reprimanded the clinical nurse specialist and registered nurse licenses of Kellee S. Murga (201394037CNS-PP/ 201394036RN) and imposed a $1,250 civil penalty for failing to respect the dignity and rights of clients, and violating the clients’ rights of privacy and confidentiality.  She resides in Klamath Falls, Ore.
  • The Board denied the CNA application of Amanda C. Pena for misrepresentation in applying for a certificate and conviction of a crime that bears demonstrable relationship to the duties of a CNA.  She resides in Klamath Falls, Ore.
Lane County
  • The Board denied the RN application of Emily M. Barker (201601959RN) due to misrepresentation during the licensure process and conviction of a crime that bears demonstrable relationship to nursing.  She resides in Eugene, Ore.
  • The Board suspended the practical nurse license of Stacey O. Bonomo (200530455LPN) for 14 days, to be followed by 12 months of probation, for engaging in threatening behavior toward a coworker, and demonstrated incidents of intimidating and reckless behavior.  She resides in Springfield, Ore.
  • The Board denied the RN application of Michele A. Rice (201042208RN) for failing to answer questions truthfully on an application for licensure and using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Eugene, Ore.
  • The Board revoked the registered nurse license of Henry S. Travis (201241682RN) for failing to comply with the terms and conditions of the Health Professionals’ Services Program.  He resides in Eugene, Ore.
Linn County
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Kathleen M. Davis (200141163RN) for demonstrated incidents of dishonesty.  She resides in Albany, Ore.
Marion County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Charles Hansen’s registered nurse license (201241514RN) for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to himself or others, and the unauthorized removal of drugs from the workplace.  He resides in Salem, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Christian A. Pass (201805730RN) for failing to accurately document nursing interventions, failing to take actions to promote client safety, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  He resides in Salem, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Charlene L. Sikel (081001448RN) for failing to take actions to promote client safety, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Salem, Ore.
Multnomah County
  • The Board reprimanded the practical nurse license of Patricia M. Butler (201500520LPN) for failing to document nursing interventions, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Charles A. Fanto’s registered nurse license (097006868RN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  He resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Withdrawal of Megan M. Scott’s RN application due to impairment.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
Umatilla County
  • The Board suspended the registered nurse license of Taylor A. Parks (201505405RN) for 30 days, to be followed by 24 months of probation, for failing to maintain professional boundaries with a client, engaging in sexual misconduct with a client, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Hermiston, Ore.
Wasco County
  • The Board revoked the registered nurse license of Jessica L. Killian (200740650RN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in The Dallas, Ore.
Washington County
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Elisha A. Gonzales (201500054RN) on probation for 24 months for failing to comply with the terms and conditions of the Health Professionals’ Services Program.  She resides in Hillsboro, Ore.
  • The Board suspended the registered nurse license of Mark S. Logue (097000439RN) indefinitely for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  He resides in Portland, Ore.
Out of State
  • Alaska—The Board denied the RN application of Kacie E. Hemphill (200641056RN) due to failing to answer questions truthfully on an application for licensure.  She resides in Sitka, Alaska.
  • Michigan—The Board suspended the registered nurse license of Theresa L. Mabie (201142937RN) for a minimum of 60 days with conditions, for demonstrated incidents of intimidating behavior, failing to respect the dignity and rights of clients, and engaging in abusive behavior toward a coworker.  She resides in Hazel Park, Mich.
  • Texas— The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Tania L. Cheng’s registered nurse license (201905195RN) for demonstrated incidents of dishonesty.  She resides in Katy, Texas.
  • Washington— The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Rene E. G. Nunn’s registered nurse license (086006195RN) for possessing unauthorized drugs.  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 October 7, 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.

Columbia County
  • The Board denied the CNA application of April N. Sanders for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Scappoose, Ore.
​Crook County
  • The Board revoked the nursing assistant and medication aide certificates of Sarah M. Smith (201509369CNA/ 201801043CMA) for demonstrated incidents of violent behavior.  She resides in Prineville, Ore.
​Deschutes County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Donald S. McFerran’s registered nurse and psychiatric/mental health nurse practitioner licenses (081046617RN/ 081046617N6) for failing to dispense and administer medications in a lawful manner, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  He resides in Bend, Ore.
  • The Board revoked the nursing assistant certificate of Cheyann T. Snyder (201708246CNA) for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others, and conviction of a crime that bears demonstrable relationship to CNA duties.  She resides in LaPine, Ore.
​Lake County
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Lori A. Delashmutt (200240127RN) and imposed a $1,500 civil penalty for demonstrated incidents of abusive behavior.  She resides in Christmas Valley, Ore.
​Lane County
  • The Board suspended the registered nurse license of Jennifer R. Brown (200941764RN) for 30 days for falsifying data and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Eugene, Ore.
  • The Board placed the nursing assistant certificate of Robin A. Crisp (201600998CNA) on probation for 24 months for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Springfield, Ore.
  • The Board suspended the nursing assistant certificate of Peggy J. Gardner-Jones (000011898CNA) for a minimum of 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  She resides in Florence, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Steven M. Miller’s registered nurse license (200341947RN) for failing to report to the Board within 10 days his misdemeanor conviction, using intoxicants to the extent injurious to himself or others, and failing to cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  He resides in Leaburg, Ore.
​Linn County
  • The Board suspended the registered nurse license of Candy M. Mull (201041782RN) for 60 days, to be followed by 24 months of probation, for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others, practicing nursing while impaired, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Albany, Ore.
Marion County​
  • The Board placed the practical nurse license of Dina M. Arrollo (094005045LPN) on probation for 12 months for failing to administer medications in a manner consistent with law, entering inaccurate documentation into a client record, and failing to accurately document nursing interventions.  She resides in Stayton, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Ann E. Carpenter’s practical nurse license (201130414LPN) for falsifying data and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Salem, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Laurie L. Hyndman’s registered nurse license (200841620RN) due to a physical condition that prevents the licensee from practicing safely, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Salem, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the practical nurse license of Cari L. Mallette (200930583LPN) for performing acts beyond her authorized scope, changing words within an existing document to mislead the reader, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Keizer, Ore.
​Multnomah County
  • The Board denied the CNA application of Kaylee M. M. Christopher for failing to answer questions truthfully and completely, and failing to cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  She resides in Gresham, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Lorna M. Lawrence (080044965RN) with conditions 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 accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Hanako B. Paul’s practical nurse license (098003038LPN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board suspended the nursing assistant certificate of Jessica Stoica (201011468CNA) for a minimum of 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
​Tillamook County
  • The Board revoked the registered nurse license of Heike E. M. Kilian (200141937RN) for failure to document nursing interventions, using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others, and failing to answer questions truthfully.  She resides in Tillamook, Ore.
​Washington County
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Jacob P. Bennett (201708237RN) on probation for 24 months for failing to comply with the terms and conditions of the Health Professionals’ Services Program.  He resides in Beaverton, Ore.
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Stephanie R. Carrier (201405708RN) on probation for 12 months due to a mental impairment, failing to document client care information, and failing to conform with the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Aloha, Ore.
  • The Board suspended William P. Kabele’s CRNA license (202001752CRNA-PP) for 12 months, to be followed by 24 months of probation, and placed his RN license (201390302RN) on immediate probation for 36 months for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to himself or others, and misrepresentation during the application process for licensure.  He resides in Portland, Ore.
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Ashley K. Marsh (200841256RN) on probation for 24 months for misrepresentation during the application process for licensure, and using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Hillsboro, Ore.
​Out of State
  • Alabama— The Board revoked the registered nurse and adult nurse practitioner licenses of Brandy L. Lunsford  (201600707RN/ 201600708NP-PP) due to conviction of a crime that bears demonstrable relationship to nursing, falsifying data, improper billing practices including the submission of false claims, and demonstrated incidents of fraud and dishonesty.  She resides in Stockton, Ala.
  • California— The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Caroline K. Jackson (201802988RN) and imposed a $5,000 civil penalty for violating the client’s rights of privacy and confidentiality, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Bodega, Calif.
  • California— The Board accepted the Voluntary Withdrawal of Jeffrey C. Ng’s RN application due to using intoxicants to the extent injurious to himself or others.  He resides in Chino Hills, Calif.
  • Minnesota— The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Allison G. Krawza’s registered nurse license (201811019RN) for failing to provide documents requested by the Board, and failing to cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  She resides in Waconia, Minn.
  • New York— The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Mark C. Strassell’s registered nurse license (201507709RN) for using intoxicants to an extent injurious to himself or others.  He resides in Pittsford, N.Y.
  • Washington—The Board suspended the nursing assistant certificate of Andrew C. Azzarella (201900139CNA) for a minimum of 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  He resides in Vancouver, Wash.
  • Washington— The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Denise Parker’s registered nurse license (077037877RN) for demonstrated incidents of dishonesty, deceit during the licensure application process, and failing to answer questions truthfully.  She resides in Kenmore, Wash.
  • Washington— The Board placed the registered nurse license of Donald J. Schaefer (201600689RN) on probation for 24 months for failing to report a conviction within 10 days of the conviction and using intoxicants to the extent injurious to himself or others.  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 September 9, 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 revoked the registered nurse license of Irena Chernish (201609883RN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in Milwaukie, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Peter A. Jones’s registered nurse license (201040419RN) for failing to clinically supervise persons to whom an assignment had been made, failing to document nursing interventions, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  He resides in Oregon City, Ore.
Columbia County
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Star S. Bilberry (078041695RN) for failing to document nursing interventions, failing to take actions to promote client safety, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Scappoose, Ore.
Coos County
  • The Board revoked the nursing assistant certificate of Brandi S. Slaton (200612698CNA) for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others, possessing unauthorized drugs, and failing to answer questions truthfully.  She resides in Coos Bay, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the practical nurse license of Denise M. Wagner (092003128LPN) for engaging in threatening behavior towards a coworker.  She resides in Coquille, Ore.
Curry County
  • The Board denied the RN application of Jennifer L. Quesada (200742059RN) due to a mental impairment.  She resides in Gold Beach, Ore.
Deschutes County
  • The Board suspended the registered nurse license of Stacey L. Boeholt (201242364RN) for a minimum of 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  She resides in Bend, Ore.
  • The Board placed the nursing assistant certificate of Heather S. Spaulding (201010059CNA) on probation for 24 months due to demonstrated incidents of reckless behavior and using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Bend, Ore.
Douglas County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Withdrawal of Amanda M. Ciraulo’s RN reinstatement application (201242934RN) due to her previous use of intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Myrtle Creek, Ore.
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Joanna L. Pelton’s registered nurse license (201600051RN) for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others, and practicing while impaired.  She resides in Roseburg, Ore.
Jackson County
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Amanda D. Hammond (201505186RN) on probation for 24 months for failing to comply with the terms and conditions of the Health Professionals’ Services Program.  She resides in Medford, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Kjersti K. Johnston (201704386RN) for failing to communicate client status information to members of the healthcare team, failing to take actions to promote client safety, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Medford, Ore.
  • The Board placed the nursing assistant certificate of Amanda L. Rhodes on probation for 24 months due to demonstrated incidents of neglectful behavior, and previous possession of unauthorized drugs.  She resides in Central Point, Ore.
Josephine County
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Debora E. Halstead (084060670RN) for improperly delegating the performance of a nursing procedure to unlicensed assistive personnel, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Grants Pass, Ore.
Klamath County
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Maureen O’Dea (201700239RN) and imposed a $1,500 civil penalty for demonstrated incidents of abusive behavior.  She resides in Klamath Falls, Ore.
Lane County
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Yvonne M. Elkins (087003076RN) for the unauthorized removal of a medication from the workplace, stealing property from a client, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Cottage Grove, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the nursing assistant and medication aide certificates of Barbara A. Vinyard (000034486CNA/ 201604592CMA) with conditions for failing to respect the client’s dignity and rights, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable CNA performance.  She resides in Cottage Grove, Ore.
Linn County
  • The Board suspended the nursing assistant and medication aide certificates of Krystle A. Herrera (200510386CNA/ 200720025CMA) for a minimum of 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  She resides in Lebanon, Ore.
  • The Board placed the practical nurse license of Patricia D. Twombly (201402422LPN) on probation for 24 months for failing to comply with the terms and conditions of the Health Professionals’ Services Program.  She resides in Harrisburg, Ore.
Marion County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Withdrawal of Laurie A. Adams’s RN application for using intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Jefferson, Ore.
  • The Board reprimanded the registered nurse license of Melissa M. Davis (201143136RN) for improperly delegating the performance of a nursing procedure to unlicensed assistive personnel, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  She resides in Salem, Ore.
  • The Board revoked the registered nurse and family nurse practitioner licenses of Janet A. Matthews (077038880RN/ 200150137NP) for failing to maintain client records in a timely manner, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable and prevailing nursing practice.  She resides in Salem, Ore.
  • The Board placed the registered nurse license of Brandon J. Seward (201501006RN) on probation for 24 months due to demonstrated incidents of violent behavior, and using intoxicants to the extent injurious to himself or others.  He resides in Salem, Ore.
Multnomah County
  • The Board suspended the nursing assistant certificate of Cayla R. Larkin (201806881CNA) for a minimum of 14 days for failing to cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  She resides in Portland, Ore.
Umatilla County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Linda A. Gruenwald’s registered nurse and family nurse practitioner licenses (094000558RN/ 200450037NP) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in Hermiston, Ore.
  • The Board revoked the nursing assistant certificate of Christine E. Laib (201503030CNA) for abusing a person, for using her role to solicit money for personal gain, failing to maintain professional boundaries, and failing to cooperate with the Board during an investigation.  She resides in Pendleton, Ore.
Washington County
  • The Board denied the LPN application of Tamika Hall Winter due to demonstrated incidents of dishonesty and failing to answer questions truthfully.  She resides in Hillsboro, Ore.
Yamhill County
  • The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Santiago Campos Brambila’s nursing assistant certificate (202001438CNA) for demonstrated incidents of abusive behavior, engaging in sexual misconduct with a client in the workplace, failing to maintain professional boundaries, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable CNA performance.  He resides in McMinnville, Ore.
Out of State
  • Arizona— The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Patty J. Olson’s registered nurse license (202002727RN) for demonstrated incidents of dishonesty, and failure to report the Board her felony arrest within 10 days.  She resides in Apache Junction, Ariz.
  • Colorado— The Board revoked the registered nurse and certified registered nurse anesthetist licenses of Bradley D. Patrick (200743831RN/ 200760034CRNA) for failing to take action to preserve client safety, failing to communicate client status information to the healthcare team, and failing to conform to the essential standards of acceptable nursing practice.  He resides in Denver, Colo.
  • Tennessee—The Board denied the RN application of Leah M. Leming for failing to cooperate with the Board during the course of an investigation.  She resides in Knoxville, Tenn.
  • Washington— The Board placed the registered nurse license of Jade E. Brannan (200342113RN) on probation for 24 months due to her previous use of intoxicants to the extent injurious to herself or others.  She resides in Washougal, Wash.
  • Washington— The Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of Joel D. Brown’s registered nurse license (201041730RN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  He resides in Vancouver, Wash.
  • Washington— The Board placed the practical nurse license of Cory A. Churner-Tisdale (201608584LPN) on probation for 36 months for falsifying data, obtaining medications without authorization, failing to answer questions truthfully, 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 Crystal D. Whited’s registered nurse license (201243520RN) for violating the terms and conditions of a Board Order.  She resides in Vancouver, Wash.
 

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