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License and Legal Resources for Florida Nurses: Home

Resource List

Florida Board of Nursing - Information on licensing, including how to apply and renew a license and check on the status of the license application.

Department of Health: License Verification Form - Place to look up an existing Nursing License.

Florida Administrative Code & Florida Administrative Register - Resource that allows a person to look up Florida Agency rules, such as the Florida Department of Health Board of Nursing rules regarding licensure.

Delegation to Unlicensed Assistive Personnel - Florida rule that allows for registered nurses to delegate certain tasks to a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) or a Home Health Aide (HHA).  The rule defines which tasks are permitted and which tasks are not allowed to be delegated to a CNA or HHA.

Healthcare Administration Careers Resource - Valuable tool to find more information on how to become a healthcare administrator as well as career outlook and salary information.