October 19, 2022 - Agenda & Minutes


First section of meeting is open to the public. Actual review of mortality review cases is closed to the public.


9:00 a.m. - 12:00 pm




  • Welcome
  • Approval of Meeting Minutes: July 20, 2022
  • Hello and Goodbyes
  • Announcements

Meeting Notes


*Dennis Beedle, MD, Interim Chairperson

*Stephen Dinwiddie, MD, Northwestern University

*Anne Fitz, RN, Department of Human Services, Division of Developmental Disabilities

*Justin Spring, MD, Northwestern University Fellow

*Shane Burke, MD, Northwestern University Fellow

*Stacey Aschemann, Equip For Equality

*Randy Malan, RPh, Retired OCAPS

*Chris Helfrich, RN, DD Homes Network

  • Amy Tarr, DHS/OIG Legislation
  • Sue Hughes, DHS/DMH Administrative Support

Welcome & Introductions

Dr. Beedle welcomed the group to the October meeting and thanked everyone for taking the time to attend. Dr. Beedle welcomed the two newest members, Dr. Joyce Miller, and Dr. Mary Keen. Due to late notice of this meeting Dr. Keen was unable to attend this meeting and Dr. Miller plans to join later in the meeting.

Review of Previous Draft Meeting Report

The voting members approved the meeting report from July 20, 2022, as written.


Sue Hughes reminded the members of the training requirements for board members and who they can contact in case they are unable to sign in.

Amy Tarr stated she will send FY22 Data Summary out to the group.

Case Reviews

o  Nine level 2 cases reviewed.

The open meeting adjourned at 9:15 a.m. and the closed meeting began at 9:16 a.m.

Next meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, January 18, 2023, via Webex