The official publication of the Florida Board of Nursing

The purpose of this journal is to keep the nursing community in Florida abreast of important regulatory updates, licensing/renewal information… Continue reading

Nurse Licensure Compact

The Nurse Licensure Compact has posted several new brief educational videos within the NLC Toolkit on the NLC website. They can be accessed at https://www.ncsbn.org/nlcvideos.

Nonopioid Alternatives Pamphlet

Click here to access the pamphlet for “Information on Nonopioid Alternatives for the Treatment of Pain” Continue reading

NLC Update

The Nurse Licensure Compact is implemented and operational as of 7/1 in Kansas and Louisiana! RNs & LPNs who hold multistate licenses from NLC states can now practice in these two new jurisdictions. Additional Resources: Learn More about the NLC … Continue reading

Telehealth

Click here for information on the new law that sets standards of practice and authorizes out-of-state health care practitioners to perform telehealth services for patients in Florida. Continue reading

Alternative Treatment Options for Veterans

HB 501 (2019), created section 295.156, Florida Statutes, allowing alternative treatment options for veterans. Click here for information on alternative treatments & eligibility requirements. Continue reading

Third Quarterly Performance Report Released for the 2018-2019 Fiscal Year

The Quarterly Performance Report for the third quarter of the 2018-2019 fiscal year is now available online. Continue reading

Board Chairs/Vice Chairs Annual Long-range Planning Meeting

The Annual Long Range Planning meeting has been scheduled for Friday, October 18, 2019. Please click here for more information. Continue reading

New Legislation Impacting Your Profession

Click here to view a full list of bill summaries from the 2019 Florida Legislative Session that may impact your profession. Continue reading

National Nurses Week



Need to Verify a License?

To verify a Nurse Licensure Compact Multi-State RN or LPN License:
Access https://www.nursys.com and click on "Look up License".

 

To proceed to the DOH License Verification page (information on Florida licensees only), click here.