Scott Rivkees

Replacing Fla. Surgeon General May Be Difficult

Aug 27, 2021
Florida Surgeon General Scott Rivkees
Florida Health / State of Florida

Florida needs a new state surgeon general. The question could quickly become: Will it be easy to find someone?

A "social distance zone" sign in a Neptune Beach neighborhood.
David Luckin / WJCT News

Florida law allows the state Surgeon General to enforce the isolation or quarantine of individuals believed to pose a threat to public health.