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State Board of Nursing Contact Information: 
Florida Board of Nursing

Florida Health Care Professions-Licensure 
4042 Bald Cypress Way, Bin #C-02
Tallahassee, FL 32399-3250

Mailing Address: 
4052 Bald Cypress Way, Bin #C00
Tallahassee, FL 32399-3250

Telephone: (850) 488-0595

Continuing Education Requirements: 
RN's - All Florida-licensed RN's are now in a 24-month renewal cycle and must complete 24 hours of appropriate continuing education during each renewal period. One (1) contact hour is required for each calendar month of the licensure cycle, including two (2) hours on Prevention of Medical Errors. HIV/AIDS is now a one-time, 1-hour CE requirement to be completed prior to the first renewal. Domestic Violence CE is now a 2-hour requirement every third renewal. For example, if you renew your license on January 31, 2007, you are required to complete the Domestic Violence CE before the January 31, 2011 renewal. 

LPN's - All Florida-licensed LPNs are now in a 24-month renewal cycle and must complete 24 hours of appropriate continuing education during each renewal period. One (1) contact hour is required for each calendar month of the licensure cycle, including two (2) hours on Prevention of Medical Errors. HIV/AIDS is now a one-time, 1-hour CE requirement to be completed prior to the first renewal. Domestic Violence CE is now a 2-hour requirement every third renewal. For example, if you renew your license on January 31, 2007, you are required to complete the Domestic Violence CE before the January 31, 2011 renewal.

IV Certification Requirements: 
Hourly Requirements for LPN IV Course State Board of Nursing Must Approve Course Special Course Requirements Couse(s) Suggested for LPN IV "Certification" Special Provisions
30 hours Not Specified Course must provide a list of specified components. 4 hours minimum on central lines with specified skills demonstrated during practicum before LPN may perform central line duties.  "Florida Board Approved IV Education" Skills Practicum is recommended and facility must determine competency with skills check lists. Competency check lists provided within the course and completed with a preceptor.

64B9-12 : ADMINISTRATION OF INTRAVENOUS THERAPY BY LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSES
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