FLAVAN is an officially recognized Chapter of the Association for Vascular Access (AVA), a multidisciplinary group of Nurses, Doctors, Radiology Techs, Engineers, Sales Representatives and others who work in the Vascular Access Healthcare industry.
Our mission is that of our national organization AVA. We strive to connect with local clinicans to improve patient safety, comfort and outcomes; define the vascular access specialty; promote a favorable public policy environment; optimize professionals' knowledge and skills; share best practices; and promote research in vascular access.
Announcements are emailed to members and contacts and posted on the website under the "Events" tab. FLAVAN meetings will generally rotate between northeast and central Florida. Meetings are open to all interested in vascular access and infusion therapy. All are welcome; ARNP, RN, LPN, Respiratory Therapist, and Physicians. Our corporate partners typically sponsor meetings featuring expert presenters. FLAVAN is recognized as a FL BoN education provider and awards 1 CE to nurses. Current members attend meetings at no charge, non-members and non-licensed healthcare students are charged a small fee to cover expenses.