Florida: Laws and Rules of Nursing
Since April 21, 2013, The Florida Board of Nursing has required all licensees to complete a two-hour course on the laws and rules that govern the practice of nursing in Florida for licensed practical nurses, registered nurses, clinical nurse specialists, and advanced registered nurse practitioners. Each course must include content on:
- Chapters 456 and 464 of the Florida Statutes and
- The rules in Title 64B9 of the Florida Administrative Code
This course meets that requirement.
Historical review of nurse practice acts and nursing boards. Comprehensive discussion of Chapters 456 and 464 of the Florida Statutes and Division 64B9 of the Florida Administrative Code. Description of the disciplinary process and the alternatives to discipline provided through the Florida Intervention Project for Nurses. Discussion of ethical decision making and the relationship of ethics and the law.
- 2.00 Contact hours