Receiving and possessing materials involving the sexual exploitation of minors.
Belanger, who was employed at the state psychiatric hospital in Jamestown, North Dakota for more than 20 years, paid for access to pornography web sites and downloaded thousands of sexually explicit images and more than 200 videos.
Date convicted: February 3, 2017While working in Hawaii at Maui Community Mental Health Center, Balog failed to take accurate notes of patient meetings, properly prescribe medications and properly supervise subordinate employees.
As a result of the Hawaii Medical Board's discipline action, his license was voluntarily surrendered effective 12/11/2014 for failure to comply with laws relating to work performance and laws governing professional conduct.
Date convicted: August 1, 2005180 days prison, 3 years probation and ,196 in fines and restitution. Date convicted: March 26, 2004Pennsylvania license revoked in response to earlier disciplinary action taken against him in Ontario, Canada.
Blankenstein denied that he breached the standard of care with regard to the five patients but admitted he had a health condition that prohibits him from safely practicing medicine.
Date convicted: August 5, 2016A judge found he deliberately withheld documents during a parole hearing showing a jailed sex offender and murderer was still a sexual sadist.
In 1998, on two occasions, [Biondi] struck [the patient] and threw her to the ground. Date convicted: February 5, 2009After receiving a complaint reporting that Blankstein had been arrested and charged with three counts of acquisition or administration of dangerous drugs (in 2015; criminal charges eventually dismissed), the records for five of Blankstein's patients were sent to a Medical Consultant for review who found that Blankstein deviated from the standard of care with regard to all five patients.
Respondent breaks any rule he wishes by justifying his 'treatment' as innovative or experimental." Lastly, the documents list other aspects of Biondi's conduct which were not taken up in the Board's hearing but which the Board found "disconcerting." They include: "Having sessions at midnight; Meeting patients in his van...; Having business relationships with a patient...; The likelihood that the 'therapy' for [the aforementioned female patient] was really about more & more sessions resulting in more & more billing, sleeping over [another patient's] house [and] Accompanying [another patient] to a casino," among other things. For example, the Consultant found that Blankstein deviated from the standard of care with regard to monitoring patients to whom he prescribed controlled substances, prescribing and monitoring patients with atypical antipsychotic medication and for monitoring patients taking Depakote.