DR. RONALD S. POTOSKY - MISCELLANEOUS
BOARD AWARE OF ISSUE
Complaint from family of patient 3/27/2003
QUOTES FROM DISCIPLINARY ACTION DOCUMENTS
--"The physician decided to surrender his license to avoid complying with the probationary terms of a prior Board Consent Order."
--"Probation for a minimum of 2 years and until terms and conditions are met. The Board found that the physician failed to meet the standards of quality care and failed to maintain adequate medical records in regard to 11 patients in his practice of internal medicine and rheumatology."
--"The Respondent failed to meet the standard of quality care in most of his examinations...With regard to his prescribing practice, the Respondent typically failed to assess the intensity of the patients' pain, the effect of pain on the physical and psychological functioning and the efficacy of the pain medication he prescribed."
TIME LAG ON ACTION
7 YEARS, 5 MONTHS