IMPORTANT!! Please check the Board Approval Information below to ensure the course is approved by your professional board and will provide the CE credits you need.
Two of your total 26 hours of continuing education to meet Florida requirements for licensure must be a course relating to laws and rules for occupational therapy, i.e., chapters 120, 456 and 468 Part III, Florida Statutes, and chapter 64B11, Florida Administrative Code.
Purpose and Objectives
- Understand the relationship of the laws found in the Florida Statutes and the rules of the Board of Occupational Therapy Practice to your license.
- Identify the roles of the professional organizations and the Board of Occupational Therapy Practice.
- Examine the laws concerning occupational therapy found in the Florida Statutes, Chapters 456,120 and 468, Part III.
- Understand and comply with the rules that govern occupational therapy found in the Florida Administrative Code, Chapter 64B11.
About the Author
Linda S. Greenfield, RN, PhD
Linda is the educational administrator, author and instructor for Consultants for the Future. She is a graduate from Iowa State University and Columbia Pacific University and was listed in Who's Who in American Colleges and Universities as a doctorial student. She has taught hundreds of seminars and authored home study courses for over thirty five years in healthcare continuing education.
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Her clinical experiences include acute and long term care, including experience as a flight nurse in the US Air Force and as an educator in a college based nursing program. Linda has a passion for life-long learning and is always on the breaking edge of the latest information in health and healing, integrating both conventional and alternative approaches. She has a knack for breaking down complex topics into easy to understand concepts with practical applications for everyday needs. Linda has been honored as a keynote speaker at several conferences and conventions, including the Spring 2005 conference of the Iowa Department of Health where she spoke about energy healing.
Board Approval Information
Consultants for the Future and this course have been approved by the Florida Board of Occupational Therapy Practice, Provider No. 50-435