- Automatic expungement trend gives clean slate to license applicants facing criminal background checks
- Board hid investigators’ actual caseload with fake data for Auditor
- Licensee not entitled to second evidentiary hearing after 11 years of procedural up-and-downs
- Discipline upheld against psychologist who gave patient file to opposing counsel in lawsuit
- Complainant cannot force board to let him testify against licensee
- Formal recommendation by hearing examiner not required in order to revoke a license
- Licensee cannot dodge obligation to adhere to trade standards through provision in contract with customer
After a $2.6 million study advised drawing Kansas' 141 health licensing boards under 3 'umbrella' boards, representatives of said boards are arguing against consolidation. Mary Blubaugh, executive administrator of the Kansas Board of Nursing, said that consolidation would be difficult due to the varying rules and processes of each different board. Kevin Robertson, former president of the Kansas Dental Association, stated that, because the professional licensing boards are generally funded through their licensing fees, not the state general fund, that the . . .
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