summary suspension

summary suspension

Hospital practice The immediate termination of a physician's medical staff membership over concerns for the safety of Pts, employees, or any other persons in the hospital. See Request for corrective action. Cf Automatic suspension.
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The Michigan Public Health Code requires the summary suspension of a license when a licensee is convicted of a felony.
Or, for example, a physician is exonerated by an internal review proceeding in a hospital--a summary suspension, for example, where a hearing is held after the punishment is administered and the hospital, finding that there is no merit to uphold the summary suspension, immediately lifts it.
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.
60(6)(c) requires, in cases of summary suspension, that the [d]epartment promptly institute a formal suspension or revocation proceeding pursuant to sections 120.
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.
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.
5(pp128-130)) The AMEDD process basically has 5 steps: abeyance or summary suspension, investigation, professional peer review, hearing, and appeal.
Poliner then initiated the hospital medical staff hearing process that resulted in a final decision of the hospital board to restore privileges with conditions but approving the summary suspension.