Each entry includes the name of the respondent, address, sanction imposed, a brief description of the basis for the disciplinary or corrective measure and the effective date.
The Bureau also maintains a searchable database which allows the public to check the license status of all the professionals and establishments it licenses.
Anyone who suspects unlicensed activity by an individual or facility, or who has been a victim of unethical treatment, can file a complaint either online or through the Bureau's hotline at 1-800-822-2113.
The Bureau's 29 boards and commissions license and oversee nearly 1 million active professionals and businesses, including a range of occupations in health and business fields.
Violations of the law or state regulations may result in disciplinary actions including civil penalties and the suspension or revocation of a license.
MEDIA CONTACT: Wanda Murren, (717) 783-1621
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SOURCE Pennsylvania Department of State