Chapter 64B9-1 Organization
Chapter 64B9-2 Nursing Programs
Chapter 64B9-3 Requirements for Licensure
Chapter 64B9-4 Administrative Policies Pertaining to Certification of Advanced Practice Registered Nurses
Chapter 64B9-5 Continuing Education Requirements
Chapter 64B9-6 Inactive Status and Reactivation of Inactive License
Chapter 64B9-7 Fees
Chapter 64B9-8 Hearings, Proceedings, Conferences, Discipline
Chapter 64B9-11 Maintenance of Medical Records
Chapter 64B9-12 Administration of Intravenous Therapy by Licensed Practical Nurses
Chapter 64B9-13 Home Hemodialysis Treatments
Chapter 64B9-14 Delegation to Unlicensed Assistive Personnel
Chapter 64B9-15 Certified Nursing Assistants
Chapter 64B9-16 Lpn Supervision in Nursing Home Facilities.

Terms Used In Florida Regulations > Division 64B9 - Board of Nursing

  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Appraisal: A determination of property value.
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source:
  • Education: means a degree or certification of the UAP in a specific practice area or activity providing background and experience in theoretical or clinical aspects of that practice or activity. See Florida Regulations 64B9-14.001
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Executor: A male person named in a will to carry out the decedent
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • Home health aide: means a person defined in Florida Statutes § 400. See Florida Regulations 64B9-14.001
  • Joint committee: Committees including membership from both houses of teh legislature. Joint committees are usually established with narrow jurisdictions and normally lack authority to report legislation.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Nolo contendere: No contest-has the same effect as a plea of guilty, as far as the criminal sentence is concerned, but may not be considered as an admission of guilt for any other purpose.
  • Nursing home: means a facility licensed under Florida Statutes Chapter 400, Part II     (9) "Hospital" means a facility licensed pursuant to Florida Statutes Chapter 395     (10) "Delegation" is the transference to a competent individual the authority to perform a selected task or activity in a selected situation by a nurse qualified by licensure and experience to perform the task or activity. See Florida Regulations 64B9-16.001
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • Plea: In a criminal case, the defendant's statement pleading "guilty" or "not guilty" in answer to the charges, a declaration made in open court.
  • Probable cause: A reasonable ground for belief that the offender violated a specific law.
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Transcript: A written, word-for-word record of what was said, either in a proceeding such as a trial or during some other conversation, as in a transcript of a hearing or oral deposition.
  • Validation: is a scertaining the competency including psychomotor skills of the UAP, verification of education or training of the UAP by the qualified individual delegating or supervising the task based on preestablished standards. See Florida Regulations 64B9-14.001