RN, LPN, ARNP Requirement:
24 hours every two years.
One (1) contact hour is required for each calendar month of the licensure cycle, including:
* Two (2) hours on Prevention of Medical Errors
* Two (2) hours on Florida Laws & Rules
* Two (2) hours on Domestic Violence - every third renewal (every six years). This course is in addition to the required 24 hours of general CE for that renewal period.
* One (1) hour HIV/AIDS - a one-time requirement to be completed prior to the first renewal.
Effective August 1, 2017, two (2) hours on Recognizing Impairment in the Workplace must be completed every other renewal period (every four years).
Registered Nurses (Group 1) will be the first group required to have the new CE for the renewal period ending April 30, 2018. Licensed Practical Nurses will be required to have the new CE for the renewal period ending July 31,2019.
Applications and Fees ONLY:
Department of Health
Board of Nursing
PO Box 6330
Tallahassee, FL 32314-6330
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