"Florida Laws and Rules for the Massage Therapy Professional” was written by Sharon Finch O’Maley. “Florida Laws and Rules for the Massage Therapy Professional” is designed to educate Florida Massage therapists on the administrative code and statutes relevant to their profession. This online home study continuing education course meets the laws and rules requirement for Florida and has been approved by the Florida Board of Massage Therapy.
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Lesson 1 - Chapter 456 Health Professions and Occupations; General Provisions
Lesson 2 - Chapter 480 Massage Practice; Regulation of Professions and Occupations
Lesson 3 - Professional Code of Conduct for Massage Therapist
Lesson 4 - Duty and Responsibility to the Patient
Lesson 5 - Ethical Decision-Making
Lesson 6 - Ethical Philosophers and their Theories
Course Goals & Objectives:
This course is intended to instruct the professional through a self-paced study on Chapters 456 and 480, F.S., and the rules promulgated by the Board.
At the end of this course the professional will be able to:
- Identify the timing of a temporary license.
- Recognize the responsibility of the Division of Medical Quality Assurance to assist when infected with Hepatitis B.
- Recognize the importance of establishing boundaries early in one’s career.
- List the various philosophers and their ethical theories.
Contact Hours: 2 contact hours in length (check your state’s approval status in the state specific course catalog for your profession).
Target Audience: Massage Therapist, Licensed Massage Therapist
Instructional Level: Beginner
Course Type: Text
Criteria for Completion: A score of 70% or more is considered passing. Scores of less than 70% indicate a failure to understand the material and the test will need to be taken again until a passing score has been achieved.
Financial – Sharon Finch O’Maley is employed by Royal Tech Writers and receives a salary. She receives payment from HomeCEU for the presentation of this course.
Nonfinancial – No relevant nonfinancial relationship exists.
No relevant conflicts of interest exist for any member of the activity planning committee
Content Disclosure: This course does not focus solely on any specific product or service.
Cancellation Policy: For activity cancellation, returns, or complaint resolution, please contact Anne Osborn by email Anne@HomeCEU or by phone at 1.800.55.4CEUS (2387). We have a 100% satisfaction guarantee. Refunds will be issued for courses that have not been completed (exam not taken), or for any course that has been rejected by your board of approval. Webinar attendance must be canceled 24 hours before the scheduled start time.