Licensing and Regulatory Affairs
March 19, 2013 - The Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) has immediately suspended the physical therapy license of Chyawan K. Bansil, P.T., of Farmington Hills based on his convictions in the United States District Court, Western District of Michigan.
On November 1, 2012, Bansil was convicted of health care fraud and of money laundering. Bansil was sentenced to imprisonment for a period of 13 months; supervised release for a period of one year with terms; and ordered to pay restitution totaling $1,100,200.
On March 14, 2013, LARA issued an order summarily suspending Bansil's license pursuant to the Public Health Code which provides for the mandatory summary suspension of a health professional's license upon the conviction of a felony; a misdemeanor punishable by imprisonment for a maximum term of two years; or a controlled substance-related conviction.
For more information on disciplinary actions taken by the health professional licensing boards within LARA, please go to http://www.michigan.gov/lara, and click on Health Care Services, Bureau.
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