Florida State Association of Rehabilitation Nurses


Invitation to participate in a research study!

Dr. Susan Fowler, FSARN member, is conducting a research study about oral care knowledge and practices in rehabilitation setting (acute and subacute).  Please click on the link below to access the survey and invitation to participate.  Please share this link with your rehab colleagues (RNs, LPNs, and nursing assistants).  The survey will be open until 09/30/2019.

Link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/8ZCMTDK



Palm Beach to hold meeting and 

Leadership 2019 scheduled

Saturday, September 14, 2019  New Location

FSARN Leadership Forum~Leadership, Ethics & Social Media~Putting the Pieces of the Puzzle Together

4.5 Nursing Contact Hours FBN-50-777 & 2 CCM Ethics Hours CCMC Applied for #87075

Location: Orlando Regional Medical Center

52 W Underwood St. Orlando, FL 32806

Time: 10:00 am-3:15 pm

Free to FSARN Members, ORMC Nurses & Case Managers

$25 Non FSARN Members, $10 Nursing Students/New Grads

Lunch Sponsored by Regal Home Services

Online Registration

Contact: suebrowncrrn@gmail.com


Palm Beach District: September 25, 2019 

Dinner Meeting 1 CE Provided New Location

Location: Delray Medical Center

Fair Oaks Pavilion: Classroom A

5440 Linton Blvd, Delray Beach, FL 33484

Speaker: Dr. Jeffrey Farber

Topic: Neurotrauma

Time: 5:30pm Registration & Networking

Presentation: 6 pm – 7 pm

All Rehabilitation Nurses & Case Managers are Welcome

RSVP: ortu2000@aol.com / 954-868-8331

Flyer: download here


Renee Steele Rosomoff 
July 22, 1933 - May 22, 2019 

Renee Steele Rosomoff of Hollywood, Florida, formerly of Miami Beach passed away after a long illness on Wednesday, May 22, 2019. She was 85 years of age.

Renee was one of the original Florida Chapter members and was instrumental in insisting that we have districts to make up our Chapter. She was a Nurse and champion for Rehab who will be missed by her family, friends, and colleagues.



2020 Annual Educational Conference

Highlights include:

* Pre-conference workshop on Wednesday April 29, 2020

* Full conference includes: 16 nursing CE, 2 lunches, 3 breaks, vendor reception with music and door prizes, vendor prize drawings, silent auction, innovative resources and networking

* Venue on Disney property


Current Happenings:

New 2018 ARN Role Award Winner:

Ann Wilson, MS, RN, CRRN 

Congratulations Susan Fowler, PhD

For being recognized in the Orlando Sentinel Business section!


 “Orlando Health nurse Susan Fowler was recently named the Researcher of the Year by the National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists.  Since joining Orlando Health in 2017, Fowler has completed 13 studies and has been published in five peer-reviewed journals.  Her research topics include bladder management, medications, stroke and hope, according to a news release.”


The FSARN lunch reception at the ARN conference was held on October 18, 2018.  We had 75 Florida Nurses attend. We have the best supporters for our Rehab nurses. They gave a beach bag tote full of give aways and 50 door prizes were won.

Visit the sponsors on the web links page

Watch the FSARN Video For National Conf ARN