Review of Administrative Board Decision In the Matter of the License Revocation of AMGAD HESSEIN, M.D. Appellate Division Docket No.: A-3308-15T3

Submitted by Medical License Defense Attorney, Jeffrey Hark. In this case the New Jersey Medical Board moved to revoke the medical license of a doctor who plead guilty in criminal court to illegal billing, falsifying medical records, and providing medical treatment not medically necessary.  The Administrative Law Judge developed a thorough and complete record with testimony from several expert witnesses,…

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Appealing an Administrative Agency Decision

Submitted by Medical License Defense Lawyer, Jeffrey Hark. Today we are reviewing a physcian’s appeal of NJ State department/administrative decision.  In this case the Board of Medical Examiners (BME), after significant factual record was developed through testimony, affidavits, records admitted, and hearings, rendered a decision revoking a doctor’s license. The doctor appeal the agency decision…

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Appellate Division’s Standard of review of the Administrative Law Judge’s ruling.

Submitted by professional license defense lawyer, Jeffrey Hark. We recognize our “‘limited role’ in the review of [Commission] decisions.” In re Stallworth, 208 N.J. 182, 194 (2011) (quoting Henry v. Rahway State Prison, 81 N.J. 571, 579 (1980)). “An appellate court affords a ‘strong presumption of reasonableness’ to an administrativeagency’s exercise of its statutorily delegated responsibilities.”…

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What happens when I get that first letter from the Nursing or Medical Board regarding RAMP?

In this case the court outlined the procedural and factual background which brought McCafferty before the Board.  Are these facts your facts? The background facts are as follows: In 2013, the Board contacted McCafferty, advising it “reviewed information which reveals that [he] may have problems related to mental health and/or substance abuse that could have affected…

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Will you be required to participate in RAMP? You need to read this…

What facts will the NJ Nursing Board rely upon if and when it Orders you into Ramp? What facts are Important which the Board will use again you? Submitted by New Jersey Nursing License Defense Lawyer, Jeffrey Hark. These are the facts of the case the Board obtained and the appellate court relied upon when…

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