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This data was last updated in December 2009. Statuses may have since changed. Check the California's Board of Registered Nursing license database for the most current license statuses.

This query found a total of 2,369 nurses.

Click on the names below to find additional details on each nurse. You can also view the nursing board's public documents on the nurses by clicking on the PDF link.

There are several limitations to this database.

* Indicates nurse who was disciplined before 2002, when this database starts.

Currently viewing 2001 - 2,200 results
Name Current status Date of last action Case Document
Smith, Karen Sue Revoked Dec. 24, 2004 PDF
Smith, Kathleen Ann Surrendered Jun. 4, 2007 PDF
Smith, Kathleen Elaine* Revoked Jun. 16, 2005 PDF
Smith, Mark Walton* Revoked Feb. 28, 2005 PDF
Smith, Mark Joseph Probation complete Mar. 7, 2008 PDF
Smith, Melody Lynn Surrendered Nov. 25, 2006 PDF
Smith, Paul Robert Probation complete Oct. 1, 2009 PDF
Smith, Phyllis Revoked Aug. 20, 2004 PDF
Smith, Ronnie Jay Revoked Dec. 12, 2009 PDF
Smith, Tamara M.* Probation complete Dec. 3, 2008 PDF
Smith, Terry Lynn Revoked Dec. 13, 2007 PDF
Smith, Vickie J. Revoked Jan. 8, 2007 PDF
Smith Jr., Warren Ray Probation extended Oct. 5, 2008 PDF
Smith, Wendy Sue Surrendered Jul. 19, 2007 PDF
Smith-Deegan, Gail Revoked Jun. 3, 2005 PDF
Smith-Kaufman, Tina Yvonne* Probation complete Jun. 27, 2005 PDF
Smithson, Cindy Petition to revoke probation pending Aug. 18, 2009 PDF
Smythe, Brandi Leigh Revoked Jan. 23, 2002 PDF
Snapper, Jean Evonne* Revoked Dec. 26, 2003 PDF
Sneddon (Howe), Lynne Rae Surrendered Oct. 18, 2007 PDF
Snyder, Terri Lee Probation Feb. 18, 2008 PDF
Sohoni, Hela Probation complete May 25, 2005 PDF
Sojka, Dee Ann Reinstatement denied Jan. 27, 2005 PDF
Soliman, Rolly Santos Accusation pending Aug. 19, 2009 PDF
Solis, Theresa M. Petition to revoke probation pending Aug. 18, 2009 PDF
Solomon, Marilou* Revoked Jul. 6, 2005 PDF
Son, Koom Soun Accusation pending Aug. 4, 2009 PDF
Sosa, Martha Urias Probation complete Oct. 30, 2005 PDF
Soued, Toni Revoked Apr. 21, 2008 PDF
Souter, Barbara Ann Accusation pending Jul. 2, 2009 PDF
Southorn, Karen Rebecca Probation complete May 12, 2007 PDF
Sovronec, Natalie Margaret Revoked Nov. 3, 2006 PDF
Sparks, Ann Marie Revoked Sep. 14, 2009 PDF
Spaulding, Tami L. Deceased Jul. 18, 2008 PDF
Speegle, Sandra Louise Surrendered Oct. 28, 2007 PDF
Speer, Lisa Harrison Public reprimand Oct. 2, 2006 PDF
Spencer, Jamie Susan Revoked Feb. 15, 2008 PDF
Spieth Jr., Byron Earl Revoked Jan. 30, 2003 PDF
Spoor, Kathleen Ann* Surrendered Sep. 1, 2006 PDF
Spruill, Knar Surrendered Nov. 1, 2007 PDF
Stafford, Shannon Marie Accusation pending Mar. 23, 2009 PDF
Stagg, Brenda J. Revoked Mar. 4, 2009 PDF
Staley, Wendy Joy Probation Jul. 3, 2008 PDF
Stalsworth, Bryan Philip Revoked Oct. 30, 2009 PDF
Stamm, Karin Lee Accusation pending May 28, 2009 PDF
Standish, Suzanne Doreen Probation complete Mar. 23, 2009 PDF
Stansbury, Deborah Lee* Surrendered Mar. 12, 2003 PDF
Staudacher, Kristen A. Accusation pending Aug. 3, 2009 PDF
Stear, Kathie D. Surrendered Aug. 15, 2008 PDF
Stearns, Gerald Marvin Accusation pending Mar. 23, 2009 PDF
Steele, Deborah Paulette Revoked Mar. 7, 2009 PDF
Stein, Barbara Redewill Revoked Apr. 6, 2007 PDF
Steiner, Craig Alan Probation Aug. 30, 2004 PDF
Steiner, Matthew D. Surrendered Dec. 18, 2008 PDF
Steiner-Vigil, Sheila J. Probation complete Jun. 16, 2009 PDF
Stell, Gail Landress Surrendered Dec. 17, 2009 PDF
Sterling, Cynthia J. Accusation pending Jul. 8, 2009 PDF
Stevens, Barbara Ann Revoked Jul. 6, 2004 PDF
Stevens, Dorsie Mae Surrendered Mar. 12, 2007 PDF
Stevens, Lisa Diane Accusation pending Dec. 11, 2008 PDF
Stewart, Carol Lynn Petition to revoke probation pending Jun. 17, 2009 PDF
Stewart, James Allen* Revoked Nov. 23, 2008 PDF
Stewart, Lavon Ann Accusation pending Aug. 15, 2008 PDF
Stewart, Polly Mae Probation complete Jun. 19, 2006 PDF
Stewart-Young, Karen Joy Revoked May 21, 2008 PDF
Stillwell, John Joseph Surrendered Dec. 31, 2006 PDF
Stinson, Cynthia Jean Revoked Aug. 28, 2006 PDF
Stokes, Melody Martin Revoked Apr. 22, 2005 PDF
Stollof, Kelly E. Revoked Jun. 14, 2004 PDF
Storton, Dorinda Marie Public reprimand Dec. 3, 2003 PDF
Strandlund, Mary Probation complete Dec. 23, 2007 PDF
Stretz, Julie Ann Petition to revoke probation pending Jun. 30, 2009 PDF
Stroman, Russell Vaughn* Revoked Jan. 2, 2002 PDF
Stromberg, Shannon R. Revoked May 30, 2009 PDF
Strong, Robert Thomas Probation complete Jan. 21, 2007 PDF
Stubbs, Bernard Edward Revoked Nov. 15, 2008 PDF
Stump, Susan Michele Probation Apr. 25, 2008 PDF
Stutts, Kyle D. Accusation pending Aug. 5, 2009 PDF
Suggs, Forrest M. Revoked Jul. 16, 2008 PDF
Sulenta, Clara Ann Revoked Mar. 16, 2005 PDF
Sullivan, Kimberly A. Revoked Feb. 18, 2008 PDF
Sullivan, Marie Begay Accusation pending Aug. 3, 2009 PDF
Summers, Nancy Sue Accusation pending May 15, 2009 PDF
Summerson, Tammy Lee Revoked Dec. 22, 2005 PDF
Sungcheu, Sarita Accusation pending Apr. 28, 2009 PDF
Surmann, Cindy Karen Revoked Nov. 10, 2007 PDF
Surry, Lisa C. Probation May 3, 2007 PDF
Sutton, Suzann Probation Sep. 7, 2008 PDF
Svoboda, Jan First amended accusation pending Nov. 2, 2009 PDF
Swanson, Michelle Charlene Revoked May 21, 2008 PDF
Swarbrick, Lori A. Revoked Aug. 16, 2006 PDF
Swartz Jr., William Lawrence Probation Dec. 19, 2007 PDF
Sweeney, Christine Ann Revoked Mar. 23, 2007 PDF
Swindell, Robert Lynn Accusation pending Sep. 25, 2007 PDF
Swinton, Carolyn Delores Probation Aug. 13, 2009 PDF
Szele, Laszlo M. Other Sep. 2, 2006 PDF
Szoke, Lisanna* Revoked Nov. 16, 2003 PDF
Tabacco, Ann Jeanette Probation Dec. 19, 2008 PDF
Tadiaman, Jasper T. Probation complete Feb. 27, 2008 PDF
Tahvildari, Behnaz Behzadi Nejad Probation Nov. 10, 2008 PDF
Talbot, Phyllis Meral Surrendered Jul. 20, 2007 PDF
Talbot, Thomas Cole Revoked Jun. 17, 2004 PDF
Tan, Chieh Kao Probation complete Dec. 21, 2008 PDF
Tan, Regina Labitoria Probation complete Oct. 25, 2005 PDF
Tangsermwongse, Suda Accusation pending Apr. 14, 2009 PDF
Taniuchi, Eiko Accusation pending Mar. 27, 2009 PDF
Tannahill, Rebecca A. Accusation pending Sep. 24, 2009 PDF
Tanner, Michael Everette Revoked Sep. 18, 2009 PDF
Tarlton, Nora Jane Revoked Apr. 21, 2008 PDF
Tart, Candyce Dene Surrendered Jul. 6, 2004 PDF
Tartakovsky, Boris Revoked Aug. 30, 2008 PDF
Tate, Joani Lee Probation complete Mar. 11, 2006 PDF
Tate, Robert Michael Probation complete Nov. 2, 2009 PDF
Tatel, Mercedes Apostol Accusation pending Jul. 3, 2009 PDF
Tavlian, Lorane Mary Probation Jun. 14, 2009 PDF
Taylor, Aaron Maurice Probation Dec. 18, 2009 PDF
Taylor, Charlyse Beverly Probation Sep. 19, 2008 PDF
Taylor, Drenda Marie Surrendered Jun. 17, 2004 PDF
Taylor, James Allen Revoked Jul. 9, 2003 PDF
Taylor, Ronald Charles* Revoked Jul. 4, 2004 PDF
Teasdale, Janel Marie Revoked Jan. 29, 2009 PDF
Tebo, Rasmia Revoked Jun. 13, 2005 PDF
Tedder (Raybin), Lisa Grace Surrendered Dec. 4, 2003 PDF
Teehee, Lynn Esguerra Probation May 7, 2009 PDF
Tehaney, Susan Accusation pending Apr. 8, 2009 PDF
Teixeira, Marsha Sue Revoked May 26, 2006 PDF
Telc, Peter George Revoked Jun. 3, 2005 PDF
Tempel, Debra Sue Revoked Nov. 14, 2002 PDF
Terry (Boyles), Andrea Dee* Revoked Apr. 19, 2009 PDF
Tervalon, Erinn Tracie Accusation pending Sep. 24, 2009 PDF
Terwilliger, Nancy L. Probation complete Jan. 12, 2008 PDF
Tetley (Dirkse), Dayla Probation Feb. 5, 2007 PDF
Thanos, Leonard George Probation complete Mar. 9, 2005 PDF
Thayer Jr., Harold Brooks Surrendered Dec. 15, 2009 PDF
Thiebold, Melinda A Accusation pending Jul. 8, 2009 PDF
Thiel, Alison Adelcie Surrendered Oct. 24, 2005 PDF
Thiemsuwan, Chinda Surrendered Jan. 28, 2006 PDF
Thomas, Belinda Accusation pending Nov. 26, 2008 PDF
Thomas, Carolyn Fay Revoked Aug. 12, 2005 PDF
Thomas, Lena Marcella Probation Jun. 28, 2009 PDF
Thomas, Sandra Revoked Oct. 28, 2007 PDF
Thomas, Tracie Bradley Probation Mar. 12, 2007 PDF
Thomaszeck, Lisa Deborah Probation Nov. 1, 2008 PDF
Thompkins, Ursula Meleta Probation Jun. 10, 2005 PDF
Thompson, Caryn Beth Revoked Oct. 30, 2009 PDF
Thompson, Jennifer Accusation pending Aug. 19, 2009 PDF
Thompson, Shirley Ann Accusation pending Mar. 27, 2009 PDF
Thornton, Catherine Marie Surrendered Jul. 17, 2006 PDF
Thorpe, Debbie Probation complete Dec. 3, 2009 PDF
Threats, Vanessa Surrendered Nov. 19, 2009 PDF
Thrift, Michele Diane Surrendered May 31, 2004 PDF
Thunberg, Paul William Surrendered Nov. 12, 2009 PDF
Thurston, Duane Gary Probation Aug. 1, 2007 PDF
Tibig, Evelina Quinto Probation complete Jan. 1, 2005 PDF
Tilghman, Karen M. Revoked Dec. 8, 2004 PDF
Tilley, Kathleen E. McCarthy Revoked Apr. 20, 2009 PDF
Tinnion, Catherine Lynn Probation Jul. 3, 2008 PDF
Tinsley, Angela Kay Revoked Nov. 6, 2004 PDF
Tishma, Penelope A. Petition to revoke probation pending Nov. 5, 2009 PDF
Tonsberg, Wayne Accusation pending Jul. 9, 2009 PDF
Torkelson, Richard Howard* Revoked Nov. 1, 2008 PDF
Townsend, Sally Diane Revoked Oct. 10, 2008 PDF
Trainor-Yates, Kathleen Surrendered Aug. 7, 2008 PDF
Tran, Huan Dinh Probation Jul. 23, 2009 PDF
Traversa, Katarina Michelle Accusation pending May 11, 2009 PDF
Trebesch, Jovita Probation complete Nov. 6, 2008 PDF
Trejo, Denise M. Probation Jun. 18, 2008 PDF
Trejos, Duke Rocky Revoked Jul. 20, 2007 PDF
Trickett, Robert Michael Surrendered Dec. 9, 2009 PDF
Trudeau, Michelle* Surrendered Dec. 23, 2008 PDF
Trujillo, Barbara Probation Nov. 23, 2008 PDF
Tsaros, Loraine May Revoked Jul. 10, 2003 PDF
Turner, Charles Ellis Accusation pending Sep. 25, 2007 PDF
Turner, Daniel Greg Accusation pending Jul. 14, 2008 PDF
Turner, Elda Fern Surrendered Dec. 8, 2002 PDF
Turnidge, Shanda Jo Probation Apr. 25, 2008 PDF
Uclaray, Eric Public reprimand Oct. 13, 2009 PDF
Udo, Jennifer Elyse Accusation pending Apr. 28, 2009 PDF
Underwood, Harriette Surrendered Sep. 5, 2005 PDF
Ungvari, Christine E. Revoked Jul. 10, 2003 PDF
Uoo, Heather Hyon Uk Probation Jan. 27, 2008 PDF
Valdez, Ella P. Revoked Jul. 11, 2007 PDF
Valencia, Adolfo Ruiz Probation complete May 30, 2007 PDF
Valente-Moore, Gina Public reprimand Aug. 1, 2007 PDF
Valenti, Barbara J. Probation complete Jul. 24, 2006 PDF
Valinoti, Patricia Jean Surrendered Jun. 22, 2009 PDF
Van Arsdale, Judy Catherine First amended accusation and petition to revoke probation pending Sep. 24, 2009 PDF
Van Teslaar, David Surrendered Aug. 26, 2004 PDF
Vanciel, Nancy E. Revoked Nov. 23, 2008 PDF
Vandyke, Rick Andrew Revoked Apr. 30, 2009 PDF
Varahrami, Bahareh Accusation pending May 1, 2009 PDF
Varallo, Lynn Adele Revoked Jul. 23, 2008 PDF
Varela, Anna Maria Probation Oct. 11, 2008 PDF
Vasquez, Ernest F. Probation complete Aug. 19, 2007 PDF
Vaughn, Andrea Jean Revoked May 15, 2002 PDF
Vaughn, Sarah Ann* Revoked Apr. 14, 2005 PDF
Vazquez, Barbara M. Revoked Dec. 3, 2003 PDF
Vazquez, Connie Public reprimand May 16, 2002 PDF
Vega, Jo Ann Probation Mar. 23, 2007 PDF
Velasco, Ray Probation complete Dec. 15, 2008 PDF

Data last updated Dec. 26, 2009

Please note there are several limitations to the database:
  • This database includes nurses who faced disciplinary action between 2002 and September 2009, as well as any subsequent actions against these nurses. .
  • Employers and patients seeking verification of a nurse’s license should use the Web site of the Board of Registered Nursing.
  • Multiple nurses may have the same name, but each has a unique license number.
  • The information on the database is based on the Web site of the Board of Registered Nursing and state documents. In some cases, the Web site and documents conflict; in such cases, reporters used dates included in the board’s documents.
  • Documents for some cases are missing from the site in whole or in part.
  • The database does not include discipline against nurses meted out as a condition of being licensed. Such discipline is only included if the nurse subsequently faced board action.
  • The grounds listed for discipline in this database are based on the board’s public allegations against the nurses. Because accusations are sometimes written in an unclear or inconsistent manner, reporters did not try to guess the intent.
  • This database includes discipline against some nurses who have subsequently died. The board has removed many of these nurses from its Web site. They are included here because they faced disciplinary action during the period examined.

Read our full coverage on the California nursing system.

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Our Complete Coverage

  • The Los Angeles Times and ProPublica have conducted a joint investigation into the failed oversight of California's health professionals. In July 2009, we reported that the Board of Registered Nursing took more than three years, on average, to investigate and discipline errant nurses. It failed to act against nurses whose misconduct already had been thoroughly documented and sanctioned by others. And the board gave probation to hundreds of nurses – ordering monitoring and work restrictions – then failed to crack down as many landed in trouble again and again. Read our complete coverage here.

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