Minus George Vasiliades – Substance Abuse
Summary Suspension 11/3/2011
BOARD AWARE OF ISSUE:
Police report to board late August/early Sept 2011
Arrested 8/25/2011 for cocaine possession
QUOTES FROM DISCIPLINARY ACTION DOCUMENTS:
--"The Board determined that the physician's conduct constituted a substantial likelihood of a risk of serious harm to the public health, safety and welfare based upon the physician's chronic and active use of cocaine and opiates."
--During arrest, "The Respondent admitted that he had cocaine in his pocket. Officer C located a clear baggie containing white powder…The substance was subsequently tested by a laboratory and found to be 3.1 grams of cocaine."
TIME LAG ON ACTION: