Creating Florida Jobs, One Health Care Practitioner At A Time

Creating Florida Jobs, One Health Care Practitioner At A Time

With the economy on the rise, Florida has become the perfect climate for families and businesses alike to grow. To help sustain this growth, the Division of Medical Quality Assurance (MQA) within the Florida Department of Health is committed to helping Floridians get to work at a lower cost, and in a more efficient manner.

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The scary truth behind unlicensed activity

The scary truth behind unlicensed activity

Unlicensed individuals operate out of strip malls, beauty shops, warehouses, storage facilities and even their own garages. Check to see if your doctor, dentist, optometrist or any other health care provider is licensed.

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Information on Ebola Virus Disease

Information on Ebola Virus Disease

Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) is one of the Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers. Infection is caused by one of five identified virus strains and occurs in humans and nonhuman primates such as monkeys, gorillas and chimpanzees.

Information on Enterovirus D68

Information on Enterovirus D68

Currently, the United States is experiencing a nationwide outbreak of enterovirus D68 (EV-D68), one of the more than 100 very common, non-polio enteroviruses associated with severe respiratory illness.

Chikungunya

Chikungunya

Chikungunya fever (CHIK) is an infection caused by the Chikungunya virus (CHIKV). The virus is spread through the bite of an infected mosquito, similar to West Nile and dengue viruses.