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Florida Statutes § 460.413

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“Grounds for disciplinary action; action by board or department under the regulation of professions and occupations law”

Chiropractors may be denied a license or face disciplinary action for a variety of grounds including:

  • Failing to report to the Department of Health any health care professionals who violate the law;
  • Making misleading representations in the practice of chiropractic medicine;
  • Failing to keep legibly written chiropractic medical records for each patient for 4 years;
  • Performing professional services that have not been authorized by the patient;
  • Being unable to practice chiropractic medicine because of illness or substance use;
  • Gross or repeated malpractice;
  • Performing experimental procedures without first obtaining written, informed consent from the patient; and
  • Submitted to any health insurer a claim for services which was not actually provided to a patient.



Current as of June 2015