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Jamaal Jones is voted the “Most Valuable Member” by the Health Law Section of the Florida Bar

Jamaal R. Jones, Esq. received the inaugural "Most Valuable Member" award by the Health Law Section of the Florida Bar for 2020-21. Mr. Jones also received recognition for serving as the Health Law Section's Editor-in-Chief for 2020-21. It's a huge honor to be recognized by one's peers and Mr. Jones thanks all of those who voted to bestow him with this award.  ...

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Registration form for Autonomous Advanced Practice Registered Nurse is Now Available

Great news for Florida licensed Advanced Practice Nurse Practitioners. The registration application for Autonomous practice is now available. There is no fee associated with submitting the registration application. Eligibility for registration as an autonomous APRN includes the following: 1. At least 3,000 clinical practice hours under the supervision of an allopathic or osteopathic physician within the past 5 year. These hours may include clinical instructional hours. [See Section 464.0123(1)(c) F.S. for complete requirements]; 2. Three graduate-level semester hours, or the equivalent, in differential diagnosis and 3 graduate-level semester hours, or the equivalent, in pharmacology completed within the past 5 years (documentation required); and  3....

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Appointments Made to Autonomous APRN Council

The Boards of Medicine, Nursing, and Osteopathic Medicine have made appointments to the Council on Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) Autonomous Practice. Legislation creating the Council went into effect on July 1, 2020. The Council will recommend standards of practice for APRNs who register with the Board of Nursing for autonomous practice. Appointees Board of Medicine Shailesh Gupta, MD (3 year term) Hector Vila, MD (4 year term)   Board of Nursing Charrita Ernewein, DNP, APRN, FNP (2 year term) Vicky Stone-Gale, DNP, APRN, FNP (4 year term) Sandra Williamson, APRN, CNM (3 year term) Kathleen Wilson, PhD, APRN, FNP (2 year term)   Board of Osteopathic Medicine Michelle Mendez, DO (4 year...

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Marcus Leonard is our 2020 Summer Intern

Marcus Leonard is a rising 2L at Florida International University College of Law. Marcus earned a spot on the Dean's List for Fall 2019 and is a member of the Black Law Students Association. Marcus is proficient in Creole and is a Haitian-American. He will be joining Jones Health Law as our 2020 Summer Intern. Internships at Jones Health Law are designed to give our interns the tools that they will need to successfully practice law once he or she graduates from law school. Here are a few things that you should know about Marcus: Where are you from? I was born in...

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Nathan Figueroa is Our Latest Summer Intern

Nathan Figueroa

Nathan Figueroa is a rising 3L at Florida State University College of Law. He will be joining Jones Health Law as our 2019 Summer Intern. Internships at Jones Health Law are designed to give our interns the tools that they will need to successfully practice law once the intern graduates from law school. Mr. Figueroa will have the opportunity to perform the following tasks: Sit in on potential client consultations Meetings with current clients Document gathering from Florida and Federal Agencies Assist with Marketing efforts Attend Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Courses Research case law for various legal issues Write Articles...

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Jamaal Jones Wins Against Florida Board of Nursing

On June 6th, Jamaal R. Jones represented a client during a Board of Nursing hearing at the Streamsong Resort. The Board wanted to permanently revoke the client's nursing license, pay over $15k in fines, etc. stemming from very serious allegations. Mr. Jones was able to secure a settlement of only 6 months of probation without an admission of guilt! Great result and a grateful client!...

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Jamaal Jones Attends Match Madness with BBBS

On Saturday, March 15, Jamaal R. Jones, Esq. participated in a "Match Madness" event which was organized by Big Brothers Big Sisters of Miami. Big Brothers practiced basketball drills and exercises with their Little Brothers and then participated in a basketball game. Mr. Jones has been a Big Brother for over four years and is very active in volunteering for this wonderful organization. ...

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Mr. Jones Attends Health Law Executive Council Meeting in Sarasota

On January 17, 2019, Jamaal R. Jones attended the Florida Bar Health Law Section’s Executive Council Meeting in his capacity as Executive Council member and Chair of the Communications and Technology Committee. Many things were discussed during the meeting including updates the Health Law Section’s website, updates to the Health Law Section’s Bylaws, legislative updates and more. The meeting was held at the Hyatt Regency Sarasota and Chart House Longboat Key. ...

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