Northeast Ohio Women's Center


David M. Burkons

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2127 State Road

Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44223

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Ohio Pro-Life Group Demands Closure of Akron-Area Abortion Business for Persistent Egregious Violations, 11/13/2017. Former clinic abortionist: Sarah Smith-Lengen Former clinic abortionist: Mitchell William Reider Licensed for surgical abortions, 2015

Special Report: Secret Ohio Department of Health Docs Reveal 47 Horrific Botched Abortions, Countless Safety Violations and More

License revoked, ordered to close - Aug 1, 2014 Confirmed Jan 30, 2014. Ohio Abortionist With 41% of RU-486 Complications Seeks License for Clinic Closed by the State Ohio Health Department Closes Abortion Clinic for Health Violations - 4/24/2013 Confirmed closure by telephone - 4/26/2013, reopened by Dr. Burkons Previously located at: 215 E Waterloo Rd #16, Akron, OH 44319 Previously named: Capital Care Network Akron   New website here:

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Disciplinary History

Capital Care Cuyahoga - Adjudication Order - Apr 16, 2013

The Ohio Department of Health revokes Capital Care's license as an ambulatory surgical facility and orders them to close, after finding the clinic in severe violation of state code.

Capital Care Cuyahoga - Deficiency Report - Feb 14, 2013

The OH Dept of Health did a clinic inspection on Feb 14, 2013 and found 34 pages of violations, including: hiring untrained staff, using patients' blood for Rh lab control, failing to screen employees for tuberculosis, providing surgical services without proper licenses, failing to follow sanitary procedures, maintaining incomplete patient records.

Insection Report 7-11-17

Another failed inspection with many repeat offenses cited in the 24 page inspection report that revealed deteriorating conditions and practices. 754 abortions done in 12 months prior to this inspection, with deficiencies potentially affecting all patients.

Inspection Report 11-29-16

During a failed inspection, the Dept. of Health cited Northeast Ohio Women's Center with 21 pages of violations, including infection control issues, failure to provide discharge instructions to patients, a "Quality Assurance" program that was a sham, one worker who had tested positive for TB, and more.

License Restrictions

NE OH Women's Center - License Denial - Jul 30, 2014

The Ohio Dept of Health denied the clinic's license for failing to comply with state code.

Documented Death or Injury

Misc Documents

NE OH Women's Center - Deficiency Report - Feb 3, 2014

Survey Packet - [YXLN11 1] Non Confidential SYSTEM 08 04 2014 Inspection on February 3, 2014, related to application for licensure as an ambulatory surgical facility. Serious violations found.

11-10-17 ODH letter

Letter from Right to Life of Northeast Ohio to the Ohio Department of Health calling for the closure of the Northeast Ohio Women's Center based on repeated health and safety violations and more.

neowc transfer agreement

Abortion business' transfer agreement contract with Summa Akron City and St. Thomas Hospitals dated 1/7/2014.