HB 607 Passes Legislature – Impact to RNs, CNAs, and APRNs

Separate portions of HB 607, now referred to as Chapter 2020-9, Laws of Florida, impact Board of Nursing licensees. Continue reading

Welcome our new employee!

ELI is the new artificial intelligence system that will be transforming customer service through online chat. Continue reading

New Legislation Impacting Your Profession

Click here to view a full list of bill summaries from the 2020 Florida Legislative Session that may impact your profession. Continue reading

Important Message Regarding License Expiration Dates

State Surgeon General Dr. Scott A. Rivkees issued Emergency Order DOH No. 20-008 extending the licensure renewal expiration with renewal deadlines between May 31, 2020 and July 31, 2020. Continue reading

Board of Nursing Meeting

The agenda for the upcoming June 3-5, 2020 Board Meeting and Long-Range Policy Planning meeting has been published. You may locate the agenda by visiting https://floridasnursing.gov/meeting-information/upcoming-meetings/ Thank you, Florida Board of Nursing

NCSBN has developed several free COVID-19 related courses

NCSBN has developed COVID-19 courses for students, new graduates, nurses returning to the workforce, and those who are interested in learning more about the COVID-19 pandemic. The courses are posted on the International Center for Regulatory Scholarship (ICRS) website. They … Continue reading

Nurses Week

The Board of Nursing salutes all of our hard working and dedicated APRNs, RNs, and LPNs during National Nurses Week – May 6th – 13th. Continue reading

Reporting of COVID-19 for Health Care Providers and Facilities

COVID-19 positive patients and COVID-19 laboratory results are subject to mandatory reporting to the Florida Department of Health under Section 381.0031, Florida Statutes. Continue reading

Updates Regarding Testing Centers During COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

As concerns related to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) continue, NCSBN/Pearson VUE and Prometric are working diligently to ensure the safety of NCLEX and CNA testing candidates. Continue reading

Public Health Emergency License Reactivation

Health care practitioners with inactive licenses may temporarily reactivate their license to help during the COVID-19 Pandemic Continue reading



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