Tag Archives: Health Quality Investigation Unit

Day Spa Owner Charged with Aiding in the Unlicensed Practice of Medicine

The owner of a day spa has been charged with a felony after a customer was burned during treatment. Kim Anna Arvdalen, owner of The Chocolate Day Spa, has been charged with one felony count of conspiring and aiding and … Continue reading

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Physician Assistant Charged with Writing Illegal Prescriptions

El Dorado Hills Woman Charged with 30 Felony Counts An arraignment is scheduled for Monday, September 21, 2015 in El Dorado County Superior Court for an El Dorado Hills physician assistant charged with 30 felony counts of unlawfully writing prescriptions … Continue reading

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Doctor and Husband Arrested In Connection with Death of Patient

A Thousand Oaks doctor and her husband have been arrested in connection with the death of an elderly patient. Dr. Ellen Crowe and Paul McQuillan, who own and operate House Call Doctor Thousand Oaks, were arrested May 13, 2015 following … Continue reading

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NEWS: Husband and Wife Arrested for Practicing Medicine Without a License

SACRAMENTO – A Downey, California husband and wife have been arrested for the unlicensed practice of medicine. Jose Alfredo Martinez and Emma Haydee Gonzalez were arrested Thursday following an investigation by the Health Quality Investigations Unit within the California Department … Continue reading

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Investigation Leads to Arrest of Ventura Doctor of Podiatric Medicine

A Ventura Doctor of Podiatric Medicine has been arrested after an investigation revealed he engaged in prescription fraud. Dr. Randolph Nordyke was arrested last month at his home in San Diego after an investigation revealed he was falsifying prescriptions and … Continue reading

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Investigation Leads To Federal Charges For The Illegal Sale Of Contact Lenses

Federal prosecutors have filed criminal charges against 12 defendants in the Los Angeles area for allegedly selling decorative and cosmetic contact lenses – including some that were contaminated, without prescriptions. Charges were filed as a result of an investigation called … Continue reading

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