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Suspension and Restriction Orders—May 2015

By Florida Department of Health, Office of Communications

June 05, 2015

June 5, 2015

Contact: Communications Office
(850) 245-4111

~ Division of Medical Quality Assurance issues 16 ESO/EROs in May 2015 ~

TALLAHASSEE—The Florida Department of Health issued 16 Emergency Suspension Orders (ESOs) and Emergency Restriction Orders (EROs) during May for serious violations including the commission of crimes, violations of standards of care, drug use, impairment, drug diversion, sexual misconduct or student loan defaults. The address of record for emergency medical technicians and paramedics is confidential pursuant to Section 119.071(4)(d)2.b.

  • Jorge Otano, Registered Pharmacy Technician, Cape Coral
  • Mitchell Cohen, Physician Assistant, Lake Worth
  • Melissa Ann Camacho, Registered Nurse, Sanford
  • Joleen Kennedy, Certified Nursing Assistant, St. Petersburg
  • Raine Webb Roberts, Pharmacist, Gulf Breeze
  • Kenyotta Conyers, Certified Nursing Assistant, Jacksonville
  • Travaros Demercado Richards, Certified Nursing Assistant, Fort Pierce
  • Palmer Arnold, Paramedic
  • Felicia Tiberi Corey, Licensed Practical Nurse, Denellon
  • Nedda Bentley, Emergency Medical Technician
  • Nedda Bentley, Registered Nurse
  • Jeanna Michele Baker, Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner, Lake Worth
  • Shonda Davis, Certified Nursing Assistant, St. Petersburg
  • Lakonda Holloway, Certified Nursing Assistant, Lakeland
  • Betty Suzanne Powell, Certified Nursing Assistant, Homosassa
  • Donald Charles Edward, Medical Doctor, Orlando

To view the most recent ESOs, EROs, Final Orders and Administrative Complaints please visit

For other information on Medical Quality Assurance, including information about enforcement terms or definitions, boards and councils, or the health care practitioner licensing process, visit

ESO/EROs are not considered final agency action. The individual is entitled to a hearing before final action is taken by a regulatory board or by the department.


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