(OLYMPIA, WA.) --
The Medical Quality Assurance Commission has suspended the license of
Clark County physician Robert Slater pending further proceedings.
Commission, in a
statement issued Jan. 17, 2018 thorugh the Wash. State Dept. of
Health alleges that Slater "is unsafe to practice medicine after
testing positive for controlled and illicit substances."
state Dr. Slater
has not responded to multiple attempts to contact him.
a physician in Washington until charges are resolved. Slater has 20
days to respond to charges and request a hearing.
legal documents on this case are available online by clicking
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of Health website.
can also be requested by calling 360236-4700. Anyone who believes a
health care provider acted unprofessionally is encouraged to call
that number to report their complaint.
Medical Commission promotes patient safety and enhances the integrity
of the profession through licensing, rule-making, discipline, and
more about the Commission at doh.wa.gov/medical.