A coalition of groups pushing for nurse scope of practice expansions lauded a House committee for advancing a bill that would allow nurses to practice independently of physicians. The House Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee on Wednesday advanced the bill, HB 607. The measure has been a longtime priority for nurses as well as bill sponsor and […]
On the first day of the 2020 legislative session, the “Doctor of the Day” wasn’t a doctor. Instead, Florida House Speaker Jose Oliva, a Miami Republican, underscored his drive to grant increased autonomy to nurse practitioners – sometimes referred to as advanced practice registered nurses, or APRNs – by selecting one as the chamber’s ceremonial […]
Top leadership supports a measure to let some nurses practice without a doctor’s supervision.
About 200 CRNAs joined Rep. Cary Pigman to show support for HB 607 allowing Advanced Practice Registered Nurses to treat patients without a supervising physician.
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‘Floridians Unite for Health Care’ Thanks House Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee for Passing HB 607
HB 607 Allows APRNs to Practice to the Full Extent of Their Education and Training
‘Floridians Unite for Health Care’ Thanks House Speaker Oliva for Highlighting the “Nurse Practitioner of the Day” & Encourages Legislature to Support HB 607
Advanced Practice Registered Nurses Across Florida Join Forces with Florida’s Business Community in Support of HB 607 Under the “Floridians Unite for Health Care” Coalition