Fourth Quarterly Performance Report Released for the 2016-2017 Fiscal Year

The Quarterly Performance Report for the fourth quarter of the 2016-2017 fiscal year is now available online. Continue reading

Rule Changes to Remediable Tasks Delegable to a Dental Hygienist

Effective February 27, 2018, a dental hygienist who has received formal training can perform the following task under indirect supervision: Using adjunctive oral cancer screening medical devices approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. 64B5-16.006 Remediable Tasks Delegable to … Continue reading

DEA Warns Public of Extortion Scam by DEA Special Agent Impersonators

The Drug Enforcement Administration is warning the public about criminals posing as DEA Special Agents or other law enforcement personnel as part of an international extortion scheme. Continue reading

Board Chairs/Vice Chairs Annual Long-range Planning Meeting

The Annual Long Range Planning meeting has been rescheduled for Monday, April 23, 2018. Please click here for more information. Continue reading

Expedited Licensure Options for Evacuees from Puerto Rico

The Board of Dentistry has important updates for applicants from Puerto Rico who are seeking expedited licensure and work authorization in Florida. Continue reading

Healthiest Weight Webinar: Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at 10:00a.m.

Chronic Disease Prevention: A Public Health Perspective. Please click for details on how to register for this webinar. Continue reading

Urgent National Drug Shortage

Please Click for Details on the Urgent National Drug Shortage: Lidocaine with Epinephrine and Bupivacaine with Epinephrine Continue reading

Gov. Scott Declares State of Emergency to Prepare Florida for Hurricane Irma

Due to impacts from Hurricane Irma, Governor Scott has issued an executive order regarding the state of Florida Continue reading

Changes to Dental Hygiene Supervision Requirements

Click here to view Dental Hygiene supervision requirement changes effective June 28, 2017 that may impact your profession. Continue reading

Third Quarterly Performance Report (QPR) Released

The QPR contains revenue, expenditure and performance measure information from the Department of Health. Continue reading