AHCA. Florida Agency for Healthcare Administration. AHCA is responsible for
the administration of medicaid programs, licensure and regulation of health
facilities and for providing information to Floridians about the quality of the
healthcare they receive in Florida. AHCA requires policy and procedures before
licensing are granted.
The need for healthcare professionals is phenomenally increasing through time.
Though different types of industries are on the verge of their critical
situation in commerce, the healthcare industry remains stable and even getting
better. The present health professionals are aging and are near their retirement
age. This is the cause of the crisis in the health profession within the coming
years. Additionally, people needing healthcare services for their wellness are
significantly increasing in proportion.
The present scenario unlocks business opportunities for all nurses and other
healthcare professionals. The great demand on nurses and health workers as well
as on health services promises great success on different health-related
To fulfill the shortage on health employees, a nurse registry, nurse agency or
nurse recruiting or staffing agency can be started. These businesses function as
the provider of nurses to different medical establishments or facilities like
hospitals, clinics, nursing home and rehabilitation centers. They recruit nurses
and place them on their client employers. Applicants are carefully screened to
guarantee to their clients the competency of the workers they are providing. A
nurse agency also provides training at a regular basis to their employees in
order to strengthen their work force.
A medical staffing agency is also a good business venture. Unlike the nurse
agency that focuses on a single profession, a medical staffing agency recruits
multi-disciplinary medical or health professionals. Physicians, nurses,
therapists, nutritionists, dieticians and etc. are recruited in medical
staffing. Also, these are placed to different employers.
A registered nurse can be an independent contractor. All it takes is your
licensed as a nurse and you can approach different medical facilities or even
acquaintances. A covenant is signed in a form of a contract by the independent
contractor and the client. You can start to be an independent contractor within
As a nurse, you can also provide legal nurse consulting. In this type of
business, a nurse uses its pharmacological know-how to aide in the investigation
of criminal and civil offenses. A nurse consultant needs to be a registered
nurse who had gained ample experience on emergency rooms. Further, training must
be completed at a nurse consulting school
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