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flhealthsource.com Nursing

November 30, 2010 by  
Filed under Certified Nursing Assistant License

FLHealthSource.com Offers Free 24 Hour Health Information to Floridians: The Division of Medical Quality Assurance’s new website– www.FLHealthSource.com–to provide health care consumers with a host of information, including license status, office address, and disciplinary information for all health care professionals licensed in Florida.

Florida Department of Health (DOH) Secretary M. Rony François, M.D., M.S.P.H., Ph.D., encourages health care consumers to visit www.FLHealthSource.com whenever they need information about a licensed health care professional.

“It is important for Floridians to have as much information as possible when making health care decisions,” said Dr. François. “Knowing about your current and potential health care professionals will allow you to make an informed choice for both you and your family.”

The site also provides additional information for the five profiled professions –medical doctors, osteopathic physicians,
chiropractic physicians, podiatric physicians and advanced registered nurse practitioners (ARNPs), including education and training, academic appointments, specialty certification, financial responsibility, disciplinary history, liability claims, and criminal activity.

flhealthsource.com

flhealthsource.com

DOH’s Initial CNA Renewal Huge Success
Florida Department of Health (DOH) Secretary M. Rony François, M.D., M.S.P.H., Ph.D., offered his appreciation to the numerous state partners who assisted in the recently-completed Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) renewal project. Over 99 percent of the estimated 90,000 active CNAs eligible for renewal renewed their certificate and were issued new license numbers, bringing the total number of actively licensed CNAs in the state database to 102,552.

“On behalf of the Department of Health, the Council of Certified Nursing Assistants and the Board of Nursing, I would like to give a special recognition to the many partners who helped plan, implement and communicate the CNA renewal project,” said Dr. François. “This vast undertaking would not have been successful without their assistance.”

CNA licensure numbers may be verified by calling 850-488-0595 or by choosing “License Lookup” at http://www.flhealthsource.com . Additionally, the special Certified Nursing Assistant lookup screen will remain available temporarily for those who have not renewed in order to search by the old certificate number. Those certificate holders who do not renew by the end of June will become null and void and will have to pass the CNA examination to become licensed in Florida.

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2 Responses to “flhealthsource.com Nursing”
  1. Tammy Ribble says:

    I would like to know why my CNA State Certification is only good for NOT EVEN one year???? I was told when I took the class it was good for two years. I payed for this out of my own pocket and I am not rich. I can’t even get a job as a CNA because everyone wants at least one year of experience. I now tell people that it is not worth taking this class. I would like a response to this message please.

    • suzy says:

      I would love an answer to that as well. Have not been able to secure work due to lack of experience but license is going to expire.