Jacksonville University & AvailityAvaility Nurse Practitioner Scholars Fund

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QUALIFIED APPLICANTS WILL RECEIVEFree CEU Scholarships

Are you a Nurse Practitioner who wants to practice independently? Jacksonville University is proud to present the Availity Nurse Practitioner Scholars Fund through JU’s UpSkill Institute. 

  • The scholarship funds are available on a first-come-first-serve basis to qualified applicants.
  •  At JU we believe in education your way. The courses are offered 100 percent online and can be completed at your own pace.

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Availity NP Scholarship fund

Earn Credits to Deliver Primary Care Independently

A Florida law passed this year allows qualified nurse practitioners (NPs) to independently practice without an attending physician’s supervision. Nurse practitioners must demonstrate the following guidelines have been met within the last five years: 3,000 hours of practice experience under the supervision of a physician, plus either three credit hours of graduate-level coursework or 45 continuing education units (CEU) in advanced pharmacology and differential diagnosis. Jacksonville University is offering the 45 continuing education units (CEU) needed to qualify for independent practice through self-paced, 100% online modules.

1,000The scholarship program could potentially fund continuing education credits for 1,000 Nurse Practitioners.
45 45 continuing education units (CEU) in advanced pharmacology and differential diagnosis
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Continuing Education CreditsHow to Apply

If you are a Nurse Practitioner with an active APRN license who meets eligibility requirements for independent practice as a nurse practitioner in Florida, you are eligible to apply for the Availity scholarship fund and take these courses at JU. The scholarship funds are available on a first-come-first-serve basis to qualified applicants.

Continuing Education Opportunities

Our schedule of continuing education opportunities at Jacksonville University will go live soon, and classes begin in October. If you have any questions about upcoming opportunities before then, please reach out to us at upskillinstitute@ju.edu

Contact Information UpSkill Institute

Email: upskillinstitute@ju.edu