In very rare cases, however, the Superintendent of DFS may exercise its "summary suspension
" power, which has the immediate effective of stripping a licensee of its license (at least temporarily), following issuance of a citation which sets forth the alleged wrongful conduct, but prior to a hearing with respect to the allegations.
Section 11151(1) of HCQIA provides the following definition regarding actions adversely affecting privileges: "The term 'adversely affecting' includes reducing, restricting, suspending, revoking, denying, or failing to renew clinical privileges or membership in a health care entity." One example of an adverse action that harms a physician but is not reportable to the NPDB is a summary suspension
that lasts less than 30 days.
If the agency finds that public health, safety, or welfare imperatively requires emergency action, and incorporates a finding to that effect in its order, summary suspension
of license may be ordered pending proceedings for revocation or other action.
The Michigan Department of Insurance and Financial Services (DIFS) has ordered a Summary Suspension
and Notice of Intent to revoke the insurance producer license of Auburn-based Richard R Creed and Evergreen Insurance Agency Inc.
The row over the summary suspension
on July 27 of Indian Administrative Service ( IAS) officer Durga Shakti Nagpal by the Uttar Pradesh government on apparently flimsy grounds has snowballed into a crisis of sorts for the Congress- led UPA, with the Samajwadi Party now threatening it will not support the coalition's much- vaunted Food Bill.
[section]120.60(6)(c) ("Summary suspension
, restriction, or limitation may be ordered, but a suspension or revocation proceeding pursuant to ss.
Russell is a student at the school, and said he was given notice Monday that he has been placed on "summary suspension
," which means he is banned from campus pending the outcome of the criminal proceedings.
Another member of the postal staff, who came forward to the ECHO, also revealed that staff voted in favour of the action because postmen were allegedly being harassed and threatened with summary suspension
and relocation over "trivial matters".
Thus, there would be grounds for summary suspension
pending a hearing.
However, those cases do not involve summary suspensions
. Disruptive behavior in the context of a summary suspension
generally involves a form of disruption that directly impacts health care.
On September 23, 2010, the Supreme Court of Illinois held that the Circuit Court of Champaign County's finding of probable cause at the hearing on plaintiff's petition to rescind his statutory summary suspension
, pursuant to 625 ILCS 5/2-118.1, did not bar the issue of probable cause from re-litigation in a civil suit for malicious prosecution.