Jack Plagge, Manager
Hospital & Outpatient Services Unit
Bureau of Health Facility Regulation
2727 Mahan Drive, Mail Stop #31
Tallahassee, Florida 32308
Telephone: (850) 412-4549
Florida Relay Service (TDD): (800) 955-8771
Fax: (850) 488-5897
The Agency for Health Care Administration administers a program for licensure of
health care risk managers. Contact Risk Manager Licensing Program Staff [73KB, PDF] for questions regarding the program.
Public information regarding licensed risk managers can be found by using the Licensed Risk Manager Search.
The Hospital and Outpatient Services Unit fax number, (850) 922-4351, will be discontinued as of November 1, 2016. Please note the new unit fax number is (850) 488-5897.
Renew Online – Providers can now renew their licenses through the Agency’s Online Licensing application.
Note: A renewal application will not be accepted if your health care risk manager license is expired. An initial license application, including qualifying information, must be filed if your license has expired.
Risk Manager Licensure Application [102KB, DOC]
Health Care Licensing Application Addendum [126KB, DOC]
Verification of Practical Experience [108KB, DOC]
For information regarding risk management reporting requirements visit the Agency's Florida Center for Health Information and Policy Analysis, Risk Management and Patient Safety Program (Florida Center).
A level 2 background screen is required every five years. Please visit the Agency's background screening web page for additional information regarding vendors, fees, locations, etc.
|395.10971, F.S.||HCRM Licensure - Purpose|
|395.10973, F.S.||HCRM Licensure - Powers & Duties of the Agency|
|395.10974, F.S.||HCRM Licensure - Qualifications|
|395.10975, F.S.||HCRM Licensure - Discipline|
|395.0193, F.S.||Licensed Facilities/Peer Review/Records Access|
|395.0197, F.S.||Internal Risk Management Programs|
|395.0056, F.S.||Litigation Notice Requirement|
|395.1012, F.S.||Patient Safety|
|395.1051, F.S.||Duty to Notify Patients|
|395.10972, F.S.||HCRM Advisory Council|
|Chapter 408, Part II, F.S.||Health Care Licensing|
|641.55, F.S.||HMO's Internal Risk Management Programs|
|Florida Administrative Code|
|59A-10.002 - 59A-10.0065, F.A.C., PART I, Internal Risk Management Program|
|59A-10.031 - 59A-10.037, F.A.C., PART III, Health Care Risk Manager Licensure|
|59A-3.270(7), F.A.C., Access to Patient Records|
|59A-35, F.A.C., Health Care Licensing|