Understanding the Florida Health Care Regulatory Process

Cynthia Tunnicliff,
 Pennington P.A.




Explore the basis for regulation of health care professionals and facilities. Deep dive into the healthcare licensing process for professional and facilities licensing. Look into the hearing procedures within the health care regulatory process.

Who Should Enroll?

This course offers any health care professional detailed information about the health care regulatory process.

What You Will Learn:

You will finish the course understanding the background and framework for regulation and licensing, the health care licensing process, Florida’s Administrative Procedures Act, and hearing procedures within health care regulation.

Here are the topics we’ll cover:

Module 1: Background and Framework for Regulation and Licensing

Module 2: Florida’s Administrative Procedures Act

Module 3: Health Care Licensing – Professional Licensing

Module 4: Health Care Licensing – Facilities Licensing

Module 5: Hearing Procedures

Available Credits:



  • Can I use this information for legal advice?

    This course is not meant to be construed as legal advice. The information learned may serve as a basis to guide you in the correct direction. However, Stoops Colab cannot be responsible for counsel within the context of this course.

  • What is my projected weekly time commitment?

    You can expect to spend 3-5 hours per week reviewing course content, engaging in interactive videos, and discussion board conversations.

  • Are there any textbooks or required course materials?

    No, there is not! Downloadable forms, transcripts, and other useful resources will be made available to all learners.

  • How will this course be graded?

    This is a pass/fail course. You must score 75% to complete the course.

  • In this completely virtual course, how will I interact with others?

    This innovative learning format allows hardworking professionals to conveniently meet, collaborate, and network with other business professionals. Discussion boards allow for engaging conversations as well as the check-ins with the instructor.
    We also encourage you to join the Stoops Colab Community to further engage with learners, instructors, and the community. For more information, click here.

  • Which certification does this course fall under?

    This is the first of five courses required in the Certification in Privacy Law and Policy though there are no prerequisites to taking this course.

Meet Your Instructor

Cynthia Tunnicliff

Pennington P.A.


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