Case Result: Helped RN with Two Prior DUIs Obtain Nursing License

Registered Nurse

Primary Issue:
An RN wanted a Florida nursing license, but she was concerned about two prior DUIs and the fact that the Board of Nursing told her she needed an IPN evaluation.

Benefit of Using Chapman Law Group:
The nurse retained our attorneys to assist with helping her obtain her Florida nursing license without the need for an IPN evaluation or monitoring contract. The nurse was concerned, and rightly so, that almost every RN with a prior DUI history who goes to IPN for evaluation is ordered to enroll in IPN. We worked with the RN to obtain several good character references, prior employment records, proof of prior alcohol counseling, and a current addiction evaluation. We submitted a detailed package to the Board of Nursing and argued that the nurse was fit to practice and should be granted a full nursing license without the need for monitoring or an IPN evaluation.

The Board of Nursing agreed and granted the nurse a full nursing license without an IPN evaluation or referral.

Areas of Law:
Nursing License Defense
Substance Abuse Matters
Intervention Project for Nurses (IPN)
This information is a sample of our past results. Prospective clients may not obtain the same or similar results. Every case is different and each case must be evaluated and handled on its own merits. The circumstances of your case may differ from the results provided. The information provided has not been reviewed or approved by the State Bar.

Sara Bazzigaluppi, one of Chapman Law Group’s Florida-based regulatory and licensing healthcare defense attorneys, discusses IPN and PRN with Chapman Law Group founder Ronald W. Chapman Sr.

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