The Professional Standards Commission’s decision to sanction Petitioner’s teaching license was modified from a two-year suspension to a warning. The basis for the sanction was Petitioner’s plea under the First Offender Act that resulted from her failure to return a rental vehicle. Petitioner admitted the wrongdoing and expressed remorse. Under the circumstances, a two-year suspension […]
Judge Michael Malihi
Judge reversed DCH’s termination of SOURCE benefits because Petitioner needed assistance with activities of daily living.
Petitioner appealed the Department of Community Health’s decision to terminate Petitioner’s SOURCE Program benefits. Petitioner was diagnosed with demyelinating neuropathy and Charcot neuroarthropathy, which cause difficulty walking and an increased risk of falling. Petitioner needed active assistance with multiple activities of daily living, including cooking, cleaning, dressing, taking medication, and bathing. Two of Petitioner’s specialists