Orlando, Fla. - Joanne Kenna, an attorney with The Health Law Firm, presented a lecture to nursing students at Adventist University of Health Sciences. The lecture took place on October 5, 2015 at the Orlando, Florida campus. Ms. Kenna explained the purpose of the Florida Board of Nursing, described the significant steps in the Florida nursing disciplinary process and listed practices that can help a nurse protect his or her license.

Ms. Kenna provided an overview of the disciplinary process conducted by the Florida Board of Nursing, including common allegations against nurses typically seen in disciplinary complaints. The lecture shed insight on what accused nurses can expect throughout a disciplinary proceeding. The lecture concluded with Ms. Kenna outlining sure-fire ways to put your nursing license at risk.

Ms. Kenna is a registered nurse in the state of Illinois and a member of the Florida Bar. Ms. Kenna’s practice encompasses most aspects of health care law and nursing law, including the representation of nurses and other health care providers in professional licensing and credentialing matters, Board of Nursing representation, administrative hearings, contracts, licensure issues, corporate matters, transactional matters and litigation.

Ms. Kenna practices health law at The Health Law Firm's main office at 1101 Douglas Avenue, Altamonte Springs, Florida 32714. The firm also has branch offices in Orlando and Pensacola, Florida, and Colorado.

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The Health Law Firm was established in 1999, bringing together a team of experienced attorneys with decades of work in the legal and healthcare fields. With offices in Orlando and Pensacola, Florida, and Colorado, the firm represents health care providers, including hospitals, nursing homes, physicians, dentists, mental health professionals and other licensed health professionals and entities. For more information about The Health Law Firm, visit

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