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NYSPA Letter Expresses Concerns About Justice Center Investigations
Last week, NYSPA sent a letter to Jeff Wise, Executive Director of the NYS Justice Center, expressing concerns raised by psychiatrists regarding the manner in which Justice Center investigations are conducted. Many NYSPA members work in facilities under the jurisdiction of the Justice Center, including inpatient psychiatric units in general hospitals, CPEPs and outpatient mental health clinics. We identified the following issues of concern:
NYSPA congratulates Lois Kroplick, D.O. on being named 2014 Physician of the Year Award by the New York State Osteopathic Medical Society. The award was presented on February 21st at the President’s Reception during the 2014 Regional Osteopathic Convention.
Dr. Kroplick is the first psychiatrist to have received this honor. Click here to view a copy of Dr. Kroplick's acceptance speech.
NYSPA Provides Testimony on SAFE Act Reporting Requirement
On May 31, 2013, NYSPA presented testimony at a Senate hearing regarding the impact of the SAFE Act mental health reporting requirement.