The Florida Association of Public Health Nurses (FAPHN) evolved
from the 60th annual PUBLIC HEALTH NURSING LEADERSHIP, C.A.S.E.1,
INC. conference that was held on July 22-23, 2002. The reorganization
of C.A.S.E., Inc. was approved at this time. FAPHN was incorporated
December 12, 2002 as a Florida corporation. September 15, 2006,
FAPHN was approved by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) as a public
charity [501(c) (3)]. FAPHN is qualified to receive tax deductible
bequests, devises, transfers or gifts under Section 2055, 2106,
or 2522 of the I.R.S. Code. FAPHN is a State of Florida Tax Exempt
corporation until November 2017.
December 2012, FAPHN began its 11th year. FAPHN successfully held
the Annual Educational Education Training Conference and Business
Meeting September 22, 2011, in Altmamonte Springs, Florida. Special
thanks to all who participated. The 2012 Annual Educational Training
Conference and Annual Membership Business Meeting is scheduled September
13, in Altamonte Springs Hilton.
The names and contact numbers of new Board of Directors for 2012-2013
are located on the Board page in this WEB site. FAPHN reaches out
to the tragedy in Haiti! FAPHN donated, in your name, to the Clinton
Bush Haiti Fund and to the Salvation Army Haiti Earthquake Fund
1: Consultants, Administrators, Supervisors, Educators
Programs Section under development
Members do not pay the Registration fee.
Non-members pay $20.00.
Call Treasurer (813-833-0799) to use credit card.
Directors and Officers positions available for YOU
Contact President Bobbie Thackery
at (813) 833-0799 if you are interested.
Review the list of positions HERE!
Ballots coming to YOU.
Now is the time when you can honor and
recognize one of your own. It is time to submit your nominations
for Public Health Nurse of the Year and Outstanding Public
Health Nursing Leadership awards. It is rare that public
health nurses are recognized for what they do. Please don’t
let this year go by without nominating someone. It is a
very difficult year for Public Health with all of the changes
and uncertainty. Sometimes it is discouraging to work in
such conditions. These awards may provide the ray of sunshine
that is necessary boost morale and continue during hard
times. Don’t let this be a missed opportunity! The
nomination forms are easy to fill out and may be downloaded
from the FAPHN site. Please submit to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Let’s not lose the chance to recognize our own.
Annual Conference: This year's program information
unavailable until further notice.
Recipient: PASCO CHD-MRC Activation & Local Emergency
Operations Training Course
Health Policy Matters Blog by
- Advance Public Health Nursing in Florida
- Encourage Reciprocal Cooperation of Healthcare Providers Toward
Improvement Of Public Health
- Recognize Nurses Who Have Made Outstanding Contributions to
the Practice Of Public Health Nursing
- Enhance Professional Knowledge Through Continuing Education
Catch the excitement! Please take the opportunity to join us in
promoting public health nursing in Florida. We look forward to growing
into our new role as the premier nursing organization for the public