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Pain Management Clinics
On August 2, 2011, the Miami-Dade Board of County Commissioners approved an ordinance mandating the registration of Pain Clinics and Pain Management Clinics as defined by Florida Statutes. Since that time, the Department of Regulatory and Economic Resources (RER) has been developing a database and registration procedures to ensure a smooth implementation. Additionally, a Pain Clinic Task Force has been convened to study several issues surrounding the program.
The registration process requires proof of various federal, state and local licenses for the clinic and all physicians working with the clinic; designation of a responsible licensed physician; ownership information; listing of all employees; ownership interests in other clinics or pharmacies; all physicians that own or are associated with the clinic will require a criminal background check and have to complete a registration affidavit; and various other information.
For more information, call 786-469-2300.
How to Apply
Bring with you:
A copy of the Pain Management Clinic license issued by the Florida Department of Health.
A copy of a current valid Miami-Dade County local business tax receipt.
A copy of a current valid local Municipal business tax receipt (unless located in Unincorporated Miami-Dade County).
A copy of the Certificate of Occupancy or Certificate of Use issued by Miami-Dade County, or Municipality in which the clinic is located.
A copy of a FL driver’s license or government issued I.D. for each owner and each physician identified in the application.
A copy of each physician’s active State of Florida medical license.
A sworn and notarized Owner Attestation for each owner.
A floor plan of the clinic showing all areas, including the location of controlled substances.
A copy of property ownership records or the lease agreement, if the property is being leased.
All initial registrations must be presented in person at:
Department of Regulatory and Economic Resources
Business Affairs and Consumer Protection
601 NW 1st Court, 18th Floor
Miami, FL 33136
Pain Clinics shall pay a one-time initial application fee. Additionally, recurring registration fees and background check fees for each physician shall be paid on an annual basis.
Miami-Dade County will prorate your annual registration fee and adjust the license period accordingly the first time that you apply. Proration is based on the date that you apply for the first time and the month that the Pain Clinic registered with the State of Florida Department of Corporations.
Calculate your initial application and registration fee by selecting Pain Management Clinic Registration.
Payments can be made using a Visa or MasterCard credit or debit card. Check or money order payments are also accepted and must be made payable to Miami-Dade County.
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