Health Facility Regulation | Hospital and Outpatient Services | Abortion Clinics | Ambulatory Surgery Centers | Birth Centers | Comprehensive Outpatient Rehab. Centers | Crisis Stabilization Units and Short Term Residential Treatment Facilities | Diagnostic Imaging | Hospitals | Partial Hospitalization Programs | Portable X-ray | Rehabilitation Agencies | Residential Treatment Centers for Children and Adolescents | Residential Treatment Facilities | Risk Manager | Rural Health Clinics

Laura MacLafferty, Unit Manager
Hospital & Outpatient Services Unit
Bureau of Health Facility Regulation
2727 Mahan Drive, Mail Stop #31
Tallahassee, Florida 32308
Telephone: (850) 412-4549
Fax: (850) 922-4351
Email: hospitals@ahca.myflorida.com

Health Care Risk Manager Licensure

Pursuant to Sections 395.10971-.10975, F.S., and Sections 59A-10.031-.037, F.A.C., the State of Florida, Agency for Health Care Administration, administers the program for licensure of health care risk managers. Contact Risk Manager Licensing Program Staff

Public information on licensed risk managers may be accessed by using the search below:

Licensed Health Care Risk Manager Search

Information, forms, and instructions regarding health care risk manager licensure and approved education providers:

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.

Incident Reporting

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).

Background Screening

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.

Statutes and Rules
FLORIDA STATUTES
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,

Updated April 11, 2014

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