New Legislation Impacting Your Profession

Posted in Latest News on March 30, 2018.

HB 1337 changes Advanced Practice licensure by (effective October 1st)

  • Transitioning ARNP (Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner) certification to APRN
    (Advanced Practice Registered Nurse) license;
  • Converting CNS (Clinical Nurse Specialist) license to APRN license (under protocol
    agreement with supervising physician & eligible for DEA registration); and
  • Valid licenses on 9/30/18 will convert automatically to new APRN license

Additional updates will be provided on the Board of Nursing website — www.FloridasNursing.gov



More Latest News

Important notice regarding Rhopressa
February 12, 2019

The board approved Rhopressa (netarsudil ophthalmic solution) 0.02% for addition to Rule 64B13-18.002. Effective January 25, 2019, Licensees are now permitted to prescribe Rhopressa. Continue reading


Florida Jurisprudence CE Requirement
February 11, 2019

The Board of Optometry voted to waive the 2-hour Florida Jurisprudence requirement for all out-of-state licensees for the current biennium only. Click Here for more information. Continue reading