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Florida Department of Health Issues Suspension and Restriction Orders

By Florida Department of Health, Office of Communications

March 06, 2017

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March 6, 2017

Florida Department of Health Issues Suspension and Restriction Orders

Communications Office
(850) 245-4111

Tallahassee, Fla.—The Florida Department of Health Division of Medical Quality Assurance issued 32 Emergency Suspension Orders (ESOs) and Emergency Restriction Orders (EROs) during February for serious violations, which can include the commission of crimes, violations of standards of care, drug use, impairment, drug diversion, sexual misconduct or student loan defaults.

  • Matthew Y. Cho, Pharmacist, Irvine, CA
  • Diane M. Buerger Fryefield, Registered Nurse, Jacksonville Beach
  • Jennifer Taylor Gailey, Pharmacist, Gainesville
  • Elizabeth G. Goddard, Registered Nurse, Satsuma
  • Carlos Gonzalez Jr., Medical Doctor, Palm Beach Gardens
  • Steven Scott Gorman, Registered Nurse & Licensed Practical Nurse, Holiday
  • Gwendolyn D. Grange, Registered Nurse, Pensacola
  • Olympia A. Hines, Certified Nursing Assistant, Saint Petersburg
  • Christopher Haber, Registered Nurse, Fleming Island
  • Rayniel Lazaro Hernandez, Massage Therapist, Oakland Park
  • Frankie Holliday, General Radiographer, Panama City Beach
  • Frankie Holliday, Licensed Practical Nurse, Panama City Beach
  • Cormaine L. Howard, Certified Nursing Assistant, Largo
  • Lindsay Kuck, Certified Nursing Assistant, Lake City
  • Kimberly Anne McFadden, Registered Nurse, Hudson
  • Nereida Alina Montejo, Registered Pharmacy Technician, Miami
  • Chedrick A. Neal, Chiropractic Physician, Tallahassee
  • Jody Nicole Nobles, Registered Nurse, Miami
  • Lilette Carolina Ortega, Registered Pharmacy Technician, Miami
  • Danette Ortiz, Registered Nurse, St. Cloud
  • Sheila S. Phillips, Registered Nurse, Edgewater
  • Jorge L. Pruneda, Massage Therapist, Boynton Beach
  • Nancy Jane Reed, Massage Therapist, Tampa
  • Alex Rodriguez, Registered Nurse, Naples
  • Lissette N. Rodriguez, Registered Pharmacy Technician, Vero Beach
  • Kim Elizabeth Schade, Pharmacist, Mary Esther
  • Joe L. Strickland III, Certified Nursing Assistant, Dade City
  • Thelma Junsay Toledo, Registered Nurse, Miami
  • Raymond Kyle Wedge, Licensed Practical Nurse, Pensacola
  • Nicole E. Williams, Certified Nursing Assistant, Port Charlotte
  • Jaren Ziegenfuss, Certified Nursing Assistant, Keystone Heights & Middleburg
  • Fla Medical Group, Pain Management Clinic, Orlando or Tampa

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. 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

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