.03 Imposition of Penalty Generally.

A. The Board may impose a penalty against a licensee if the Board finds that there are grounds to take action against the licensee pursuant to Health Occupations Article, §8-316, Annotated Code of Maryland.

B. The penalty in §A of this regulation may be imposed instead of or in addition to suspending or revoking the license, reprimanding the licensee, or placing the licensee on probation.