Podiatric Medical Examiners Advisory Board Meeting January 29, 2018

Monday, January 29, 2018 - 10:00 a.m.
North Campus - 1st Floor Public Meeting Room #125E
1106 Clayton Lane - Austin, Texas

AGENDA

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  1. Call to Order
  2. Roll Call, Certification of Quorum, and Introductions
  3. Training for Board Members
    1. Open Meetings Act
    2. Public Information Act
    3. Administrative Procedures Act
  4. Public Comment
    **Any person wishing to address the Advisory Board should complete a Public Comment Form and submit it to the Program Specialist**
  5. Staff Reports
    1. Licensing Division
      1. Introduction and Overview of the Licensing Division
      2. Licensing Statistics
    2. Customer Service Division
      1. Introduction and Overview of the Customer Service Division
      2. Customer Service Statistics
    3. Enforcement Division
      1. Introduction and Overview of the Enforcement Division
      2. Enforcement Statistics
    4. Education and Examination Division
      1. Introduction and Overview of the Education and Examination Division
      2. Education and Examinations Statistics
    5. Compliance Division
      1. Introduction and Overview of the Compliance Division
      2. Update and discussion regarding the transition of the Podiatric Medicine Program from the Texas State Board of Podiatric Medical Examiners to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation pursuant to House Bill 3078, 85th Legislature, Regular Session (2017)
      3. History and Overview of the Podiatric Medicine Program
      4. Public Outreach
    6. Executive Office
      1. Introduction and Overview of Executive Office
      2. Recent Developments
      3. Upcoming Strategic Planning Process
  6. Discussion, overview, and possible recommendation regarding proposed new rules at 16 Texas Administrative Code, Chapter 130 to implement the transfer of the Texas State Board of Podiatric Medical Examiners to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation pursuant to House Bill 3078, 85th Legislature, Regular Session (2017)
  7. Discussion and overview of proposed amendments to rules at 16 Texas Administrative Code, Chapter 100 to implement the transfer of the Texas State Board of Podiatric Medical Examiners to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation pursuant to House Bill 3078, 85th Legislature, Regular Session (2017)
  8. Discussion and possible appointment of workgroups
    1. Enforcement workgroup to review and make recommendations regarding criminal conviction guidelines, the penalty matrix, other enforcement related matters and rules
    2. Licensing workgroup to review and make recommendations regarding licensing requirements and rules, inspections and compliance, and other administrative matters
    3. Education and Examination workgroup to review and make recommendations regarding education and examination, continuing education requirements, and rules
    4. Standard of Care workgroup to review and make recommendations regarding standard of care matters and rules
  9. Recommendations for agenda items for next Board meeting
  10. Discussion of date, time, and location of next Board meeting
  11. Adjournment