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Florida Board of Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology is Meeting to Discuss Rules Changes

Thursday, March 8, 2018   (0 Comments)
Posted by: William Campbell
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Florida Board of Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology is Meeting to Discuss Rules Changes

FLASHA was instrumental in assisting to develop proposed changes to the rules governing On-the-Job Training and Supervision Requirements of Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology Assistants

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This Friday, at 3:00 pm, the Florida Board of Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology will hold a special meeting via telephone conference call to address proposed rule changes to the Florida Administrative Code pertaining to supervision and on-the-job training for Speech-Language Pathology Assistants. 

 

FLASHA has been instrumental in developing these proposed guidelines and we welcome all licensed SLPs, AUDs, SLPAs and AUDAs to participate in the upcoming meeting. This is a prime example of your dues dollars at work, fighting to protect and enhance the profession for all Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology professionals. 

 

Please take a moment to become aware of these proposed changes: 

These rules are in the Florida Administrative Code (F.A.C.) as follows: 

  • 64B20-4.003 On-the-Job Training, Role and Observation of Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Assistants
  • 64B20-4.004 Supervision of Speech-Language Pathology Assistants and Audiology Assistants

 

The full text of BOTH rules, the proposed changed, and the rationale for change can be found here


Information about the meeting can be found here:  

 
Date: Friday 03/09/2018
Time: 3:00pm EST
Meet Me #:  (888) 670-3525 
Participation Code:  7251145521

 

We encourage all of our members to join this webinar to listen to the ongoing to discussion, voice their opinions, and to hear the final outcome of these proposed rules changes.