6
Sep

Protect Your Florida Nursing License

Most nurses only think about the Florida Board of Nursing when they are obtaining their license or when they are renewing their Florida nursing licenses. Most nurses rarely think about lawsuits that can affect their ability to practice nursing. Few nurses expect to give up their ability to earn money as a nurse because the […]

3
Feb

Florida Nursing Resources

Soreide Law Group will defend Florida nursing students or Florida nurses with licensing issues before the Florida Board of Nursing. To speak with a lawyer regarding your nursing license please call: (888) 760-6552. The following summation of information was obtained from Florida’s Board of Nursing website.  We are often asked questions regarding the Florida Board of Nursing […]

3
Feb

Finding Information on Educational Programs for Florida Nurses

The following summation of information was found on the Florida Board of Nursing website.  We always recommend reviewing their most current information. Q: Where can information on educational programs on nursing be found? Which schools in Florida are accredited or approved? A: The Florida Board of Nursing Education Unit works hard to provide all information […]

21
Oct

Keep Your Nursing License in Good Standing

Florida nurses have worked hard to obtain their nursing license.  They have invested time and money in their education. One bad decision, or lapse in judgment could cause them to lose their license, and sometimes unfortunately, it could be permanent. Remember, your license is your livelihood! There are several tips to help you keep your license, and career,  in good standing. Here are some of […]

23
Jan

State of Florida in Need of Nurses/Health Care Workers

Currently, there are thousands of vacancies for licensed practical nurses and certified nursing assistants in the State of Florida.  The state’s economists report that Florida needs more than 220,000 new health care workers by 2030.  Also, the Florida Center for Nursing forecasts a shortage of 11,000 nurses by 2015.  Will Florida be able to find […]

15
Aug

Reporting Disciplinary Actions on Nursing Applications in Florida

  The following information was obtained from the website of The Florida Board of Nursing, Nursing Endorsement  Application Registered Nurse (RN) or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN): Frequently Asked Questions about Discipline History The Florida Board of Nursing receives numerous questions from applicants regarding discipline. The following are the most frequently asked questions: Question: What disciplinary action […]