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Florida Department of Health Issues Suspension and Restriction Orders

November 08, 2018

Communications Office

Tallahassee, Fla. — The Florida Department of Health issued 39 Emergency Suspension Orders (ESOs) and Emergency Restriction Orders (EROs) during October for serious violations including the commission of crimes, violations of standards of care, drug use, impairment, drug diversion, sexual misconduct or student loan defaults.


  • Jeffrey John Abraham, Medical Doctor, Tampa
  • Jessica Allison Anderson, Licensed Practical Nurse, Pace
  • Juanita Armstrong, Licensed Practical Nurse, Jacksonville
  • Andrew Basile, Osteopathic Physician, Pompano Beach
  • Gazelle G. Baumgard, Licensed Massage Therapist, Bradenton
  • Jessica A. Brave, Certified Nursing Assistant, St. Petersburg, Gulfport, Seminole & Largo
  • Kelly L. Burger, Certified Nursing Assistant, Citra
  • William K. Cooper, Osteopathic Physician, Oldsmar
  • Marco Davila, Licensed Massage Therapist, Miami
  • Annie Ruth Davis, Registered Nurse, Ebro & St. Petersburg
  • Cierra Antonia Davis, Certified Nursing Assistant, Lamont
  • Alexander Evans, Registered Pharmacy Technician, Fort Myers
  • Paula K. Fischer, Registered Nurse, Howey in the Hills & Saint Cloud
  • Jessica L. Frazier, Registered Nurse, Orlando
  • Kristen Brooke Harrison, Registered Nurse, Fort Myers
  • Alison Ann Healy, Registered Pharmacy Technician, West Palm Beach
  • Latasha N. Lewis Henry, Certified Nursing Assistant, Jacksonville
  • Jacqueline Antoinette Hillard, Licensed Massage Therapist, Palm Coast & Vero Beach
  • Ryan James St. Pierre, EMT, Confidential address pursuant to Section 119.071(4)(d)2.q
  • Kelly Jones, Registered Nurse, Jacksonville
  • Katherine Darlene Judah, Licensed Practical Nurse, Milton
  • Dimitrice Saint Juste, Certified Nursing Assistant, Tampa
  • Heather C. Karneol, Licensed Massage Therapist, Apopka & Buford GA
  • Joani Crystal Lumpkin a.k.a. Joani Crystal Ricardez, Certified Nursing Assistant, Lake Wales, Davenport, Lakeland & Haines City
  • Nicole Allyce Martinez, Registered Nurse, Clearwater
  • Vanessa Claire Martinez, Chiropractic Physician, Orlando
  • Jessica Leah McCloskey, Registered Nurse, New Port Richey
  • Charlene Montgomery, Registered Nurse, Miami
  • William Michael Murray, Licensed Practical Nurse, Orlando
  • Marie Y. Norbrun, Certified Nursing Assistant, Miami
  • Rosa Adilia Pfaff, Certified Chiropractic Physician Assistant, Lakeland
  • Lorrie Pickett, Certified Nursing Assistant, Callahan
  • Photina A. Poinsette, Certified Nursing Assistant, Largo
  • Valerie S. Rose, Licensed Practical Nurse, Umatilla
  • Marilyn D. Rushing, Certified Nursing Assistant, Tampa
  • Nicole Christine Schuknecht, Licensed Practical Nurse, Jacksonville
  • Brittany Stern, Certified Nursing Assistant, Jacksonville
  • Denise Thorman, Certified Nursing Assistant, Lakeland
  • Brandi Walters, Registered Pharmacy Technician, Bradenton



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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