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Hepatitis A Public Health Emergency

Florida, like other parts of the United States, is experiencing a Public Health Emergency as a result of Hepatitis A Virus (HAV). Click here for more information. Continue reading


Click here for information on the new law that sets standards of practice and authorizes out-of-state health care practitioners to perform telehealth services for patients 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

A Tool to Report Health Care Provider Complaints

The Complaint Portal is a way for consumers to find the correct agency to submit health care complaints in an electronic and secure format. Continue reading

Innovative Tool to Keep Adults on Schedule for Good Health

Adults are encouraged to discuss their health screenings and immunization schedule with their health care professionals Continue reading

Florida’s Healthy Promise Campaign

Healthy Promise is a campaign sponsored by the Florida Department of Health to encourage people in Florida to make more informed choices about healthy eating and active living this year. Continue reading

Florida Veteran Health Heroes

The Florida Department of Health honors and supports veterans, members of the military and their families on Veterans Day. Continue reading

Does the department have assistance programs for impaired health care professionals?

Yes, Florida health care professionals can seek assistance for impairment through the Department’s Impaired Practitioner Programs – the Intervention Project for Nurses (IPN) or the Professionals Resource Network (PRN). Impairment may be as a result of misuse or abuse of … Continue reading

What do I do if I have a complaint about a massage therapy education program in Florida?

Please send your complaint by email or letter, giving the details of your complaint to: E-mail Address: Mailing Address: Florida Department of Health Consumer Services Unit 4052 Bald Cypress Way Bin C75 Tallahassee, Florida 32399-3275

Important Massage Therapy Updates for Coronavirus Disease 19 (COVID-19)

On May 27, 2020, the Florida Department of Health issued “Important Massage Therapy Updates for Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)” by email to all massage therapists and establishments in Florida. This update contains information and links which answer common questions about … Continue reading