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The Tampa Tribune
Judge approves settlement in Florida kids' Medicaid casehaving to travel long distances to receive treatment. Florida's reimbursement
Judge approves settlement in Florida kids' Medicaid case
The Tampa Tribune / Posted yesterday
having to travel long distances to receive treatment. Florida's reimbursement rates are among the lowest in the country. Agency for Health Care Administration Secretary Elizabeth Dudek released a statement in April calling the settlement "a very... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Planned Parenthood asks federal court to strike new abortion lawprevented from getting government funding just because they provide abortions,”
Planned Parenthood asks federal court to strike new abortion law
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
prevented from getting government funding just because they provide abortions,” Flaxman said. But lawyers for the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration, the state agency that oversees abortion clinics, argued the state has the right to not... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Federal judge approves Medicaid settlementAcademy of Pediatrics, the Florida Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and individua
Federal judge approves Medicaid settlement
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 2 days ago
Academy of Pediatrics, the Florida Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and individual plaintiffs filed the lawsuit against the Agency for Health Care Administration, the Department of Children and Families and the Department of Health in 2005. Jordan... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
Abortion ruling impact unclear on Florida lawwith clinics that perform elective abortions. The complaint also challenges a
Abortion ruling impact unclear on Florida law
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
with clinics that perform elective abortions. The complaint also challenges a provision that would require the state Agency for Health Care Administration to inspect at least 50 percent of abortion-clinic patient records each year. And it... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Supreme Court’s ruling on Texas abortion law prompts Florida to review its lawclinics regardless of what they money will be used for. It also asks the court
Supreme Court’s ruling on Texas abortion law prompts Florida to review its law
Naples Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
clinics regardless of what they money will be used for. It also asks the court to throw out a requirement that the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration inspect half of abortion clinic patient records each year. A provision in the Texas... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Impact of abortion ruling on Florida law unclearwith clinics that perform elective abortions. The complaint also challenges a p
Impact of abortion ruling on Florida law unclear
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 3 days ago
with clinics that perform elective abortions. The complaint also challenges a provision that would require the state Agency for Health Care Administration to inspect at least 50 percent of abortion-clinic patient records each year. And it... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Supreme Court abortion decision will have little immediate effect in Floridawould be used for. • A change in the legal definition of the first trimester o
Supreme Court abortion decision will have little immediate effect in Florida
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
would be used for. • A change in the legal definition of the first trimester of pregnancy. • A requirement that Florida's Agency for Health Care Administration inspect at least half of all abortion-clinic patient records each year. Goodhue called... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Supreme Court abortion decision will have little immediate effect in Floridawould be used for. • A change in the legal definition of the first trimester o
Supreme Court abortion decision will have little immediate effect in Florida
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
would be used for. • A change in the legal definition of the first trimester of pregnancy. • A requirement that Florida's Agency for Health Care Administration inspect at least half of all abortion-clinic patient records each year. Goodhue called... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
AHCA ordered to pay legal fees to Planned ParenthoodAn administrative law judge on Friday ordered the Florida Agency for Health Car
AHCA ordered to pay legal fees to Planned Parenthood
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 6 days ago
An administrative law judge on Friday ordered the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration to pay attorney's fees to Planned Parenthood of Southwest and Central Florida, Inc., in a legal tussle over abortion. At issue in the case is a form... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
GUEST EDITORIAL: Report offers steps for Florida Medicaid reform— that the managed-care companies in charge efficiently and effectively serve t
GUEST EDITORIAL: Report offers steps for Florida Medicaid reform
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
— that the managed-care companies in charge efficiently and effectively serve the patients and their parents.The Florida Agency for Health Care Administration, part of the executive branch, has pledged to make improvements in Medicaid that will... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
State asks judge to let abortion law take effectwould negatively affect women seeking abortions." Bondi's office, representing
State asks judge to let abortion law take effect
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 9 days ago
would negatively affect women seeking abortions." Bondi's office, representing the Florida Department of Health and the Agency for Health Care Administration, filed a 41-page document in federal court opposing Planned Parenthood's request for an... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Judge to hear arguments in abortion law challengescreening for sexually transmitted diseases. The complaint also challenges par
Judge to hear arguments in abortion law challenge
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 15 days ago
screening for sexually transmitted diseases. The complaint also challenges part of the law that would require the state Agency for Health Care Administration to inspect at least 50 percent of abortion-clinic patient records each year. In... Read more
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MedCity News
Cuts to care for pregnant women may hinder Zika preventionIn Florida, Medicaid plans are encouraged to cover repellent, said Shelisha Col
Cuts to care for pregnant women may hinder Zika prevention
MedCity News / Posted 16 days ago
In Florida, Medicaid plans are encouraged to cover repellent, said Shelisha Coleman, a spokeswoman for the state’s Agency for Health Care Administration. But Medicaid eligibility is tight in both states, so even that added benefit skips... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Lawsuit: Law to defund Planned Parenthood could close Immokalee clinicFlorida and the Treasure Coast, which joined the complaint, would lose $300,000
Lawsuit: Law to defund Planned Parenthood could close Immokalee clinic
Naples Daily News / Posted 27 days ago
Florida and the Treasure Coast, which joined the complaint, would lose $300,000. The new law also will require the state Agency for Health Care Administration to review annually at least 50 percent of the medical records of women who receive... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Planned Parenthood challenges new abortion lawscreening for sexually transmitted diseases. The complaint also challenges par
Planned Parenthood challenges new abortion law
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 27 days ago
screening for sexually transmitted diseases. The complaint also challenges part of the law that would require the state Agency for Health Care Administration to inspect at least 50 percent of abortion-clinic patient records each year. Planned... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Blountstown officer resigns months after handcuffed woman died at hospitalpills provided because it was not in a sealed or wrapped container.Calhoun Libe
Blountstown officer resigns months after handcuffed woman died at hospital
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 28 days ago
pills provided because it was not in a sealed or wrapped container.Calhoun Liberty Hospital was fined $45,000 by Florida’s Agency for Health Care Administration for deficiencies in care that AHCA Secretary Elizabeth Dudek called egregious. AHCA... Read more
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NBC Miami
Police Officer Resigns Months After Cuffed Woman Diedprovided because it was not in a sealed or wrapped container. Calhoun Liberty
Police Officer Resigns Months After Cuffed Woman Died
NBC Miami / Posted 29 days ago
provided because it was not in a sealed or wrapped container. Calhoun Liberty Hospital was fined $45,000 by Florida's Agency for Health Care Administration for deficiencies in care that AHCA Secretary Elizabeth Dudek called egregious. AHCA... Read more
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NBC Miami
Florida Changes Hep C Drug Policy for Medicaidat an earlier stage in the disease. Three organizations sent the state a deman
Florida Changes Hep C Drug Policy for Medicaid
NBC Miami / Posted 29 days ago
at an earlier stage in the disease. Three organizations sent the state a demand letter in April warning that the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration's policies violate patient rights under the Medicaid Act. Previously, hepatitis C... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Russell Home faces fines, closure over licensingstate officials have warned that the home needs to become a licensed facility —
Russell Home faces fines, closure over licensing
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 30 days ago
state officials have warned that the home needs to become a licensed facility — or shut down. If it doesn't, the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration wrote in its most recent letter to the Russell Home, it will face a cease-and-desist... Read more
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11 News Houston
Fla. officer who arrested woman cleared in her deathand Calhoun Liberty Hospital staff. Two nurses and a paramedic were fired as a
Fla. officer who arrested woman cleared in her death
11 News Houston / Posted 1 months ago
and Calhoun Liberty Hospital staff. Two nurses and a paramedic were fired as a result of the incident. FDLE and the state Agency for Health Care Administration launched investigations. AHCA fined the hospital after it found 10 deficiencies related... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Fla. officer who arrested woman cleared in her deathand Calhoun Liberty Hospital staff. Two nurses and a paramedic were fired as a
Fla. officer who arrested woman cleared in her death
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 1 months ago
and Calhoun Liberty Hospital staff. Two nurses and a paramedic were fired as a result of the incident. FDLE and the state Agency for Health Care Administration launched investigations. AHCA fined the hospital after it found 10 deficiencies related... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Fla. officer who arrested woman cleared in her deathand Calhoun Liberty Hospital staff. Two nurses and a paramedic were fired as a
Fla. officer who arrested woman cleared in her death
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 1 months ago
and Calhoun Liberty Hospital staff. Two nurses and a paramedic were fired as a result of the incident. FDLE and the state Agency for Health Care Administration launched investigations. AHCA fined the hospital after it found 10 deficiencies related... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Fla. officer who arrested woman cleared in her deathand Calhoun Liberty Hospital staff. Two nurses and a paramedic were fired as a
Fla. officer who arrested woman cleared in her death
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 1 months ago
and Calhoun Liberty Hospital staff. Two nurses and a paramedic were fired as a result of the incident. FDLE and the state Agency for Health Care Administration launched investigations. AHCA fined the hospital after it found 10 deficiencies related... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Fla. officer who arrested woman cleared in her deathand Calhoun Liberty Hospital staff. Two nurses and a paramedic were fired as a
Fla. officer who arrested woman cleared in her death
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 1 months ago
and Calhoun Liberty Hospital staff. Two nurses and a paramedic were fired as a result of the incident. FDLE and the state Agency for Health Care Administration launched investigations. AHCA fined the hospital after it found 10 deficiencies related... Read more
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First Coast News
Fla. officer who arrested woman cleared in her deathand Calhoun Liberty Hospital staff. Two nurses and a paramedic were fired as a
Fla. officer who arrested woman cleared in her death
First Coast News / Posted 1 months ago
and Calhoun Liberty Hospital staff. Two nurses and a paramedic were fired as a result of the incident. FDLE and the state Agency for Health Care Administration launched investigations. AHCA fined the hospital after it found 10 deficiencies related... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Fla. officer who arrested woman cleared in her deathand Calhoun Liberty Hospital staff. Two nurses and a paramedic were fired as a
Fla. officer who arrested woman cleared in her death
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 1 months ago
and Calhoun Liberty Hospital staff. Two nurses and a paramedic were fired as a result of the incident. FDLE and the state Agency for Health Care Administration launched investigations. AHCA fined the hospital after it found 10 deficiencies related... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Fla. officer who arrested woman cleared in her deathand Calhoun Liberty Hospital staff. Two nurses and a paramedic were fired as a
Fla. officer who arrested woman cleared in her death
KTVB Boise / Posted 1 months ago
and Calhoun Liberty Hospital staff. Two nurses and a paramedic were fired as a result of the incident. FDLE and the state Agency for Health Care Administration launched investigations. AHCA fined the hospital after it found 10 deficiencies related... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Fla. officer who arrested woman cleared in her deathand Calhoun Liberty Hospital staff. Two nurses and a paramedic were fired as a
Fla. officer who arrested woman cleared in her death
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 1 months ago
and Calhoun Liberty Hospital staff. Two nurses and a paramedic were fired as a result of the incident. FDLE and the state Agency for Health Care Administration launched investigations. AHCA fined the hospital after it found 10 deficiencies related... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Fla. officer who arrested woman cleared in her deathand Calhoun Liberty Hospital staff. Two nurses and a paramedic were fired as a
Fla. officer who arrested woman cleared in her death
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 1 months ago
and Calhoun Liberty Hospital staff. Two nurses and a paramedic were fired as a result of the incident. FDLE and the state Agency for Health Care Administration launched investigations. AHCA fined the hospital after it found 10 deficiencies related... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Fla. officer who arrested woman cleared in her deathand Calhoun Liberty Hospital staff. Two nurses and a paramedic were fired as a
Fla. officer who arrested woman cleared in her death
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 1 months ago
and Calhoun Liberty Hospital staff. Two nurses and a paramedic were fired as a result of the incident. FDLE and the state Agency for Health Care Administration launched investigations. AHCA fined the hospital after it found 10 deficiencies related... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Fla. officer who arrested woman cleared in her deathand Calhoun Liberty Hospital staff. Two nurses and a paramedic were fired as a
Fla. officer who arrested woman cleared in her death
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 1 months ago
and Calhoun Liberty Hospital staff. Two nurses and a paramedic were fired as a result of the incident. FDLE and the state Agency for Health Care Administration launched investigations. AHCA fined the hospital after it found 10 deficiencies related... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Fla. officer who arrested woman cleared in her deathand Calhoun Liberty Hospital staff. Two nurses and a paramedic were fired as a
Fla. officer who arrested woman cleared in her death
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 1 months ago
and Calhoun Liberty Hospital staff. Two nurses and a paramedic were fired as a result of the incident. FDLE and the state Agency for Health Care Administration launched investigations. AHCA fined the hospital after it found 10 deficiencies related... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Fla. officer who arrested woman cleared in her deathand Calhoun Liberty Hospital staff. Two nurses and a paramedic were fired as a
Fla. officer who arrested woman cleared in her death
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 1 months ago
and Calhoun Liberty Hospital staff. Two nurses and a paramedic were fired as a result of the incident. FDLE and the state Agency for Health Care Administration launched investigations. AHCA fined the hospital after it found 10 deficiencies related... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Fla. officer who arrested woman cleared in her deathand Calhoun Liberty Hospital staff. Two nurses and a paramedic were fired as a
Fla. officer who arrested woman cleared in her death
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 1 months ago
and Calhoun Liberty Hospital staff. Two nurses and a paramedic were fired as a result of the incident. FDLE and the state Agency for Health Care Administration launched investigations. AHCA fined the hospital after it found 10 deficiencies related... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Fla. officer who arrested woman cleared in her deathand Calhoun Liberty Hospital staff. Two nurses and a paramedic were fired as a
Fla. officer who arrested woman cleared in her death
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 1 months ago
and Calhoun Liberty Hospital staff. Two nurses and a paramedic were fired as a result of the incident. FDLE and the state Agency for Health Care Administration launched investigations. AHCA fined the hospital after it found 10 deficiencies related... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Fla. officer who arrested woman cleared in her deathand Calhoun Liberty Hospital staff. Two nurses and a paramedic were fired as a
Fla. officer who arrested woman cleared in her death
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 1 months ago
and Calhoun Liberty Hospital staff. Two nurses and a paramedic were fired as a result of the incident. FDLE and the state Agency for Health Care Administration launched investigations. AHCA fined the hospital after it found 10 deficiencies related... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Fla. officer who arrested woman cleared in her deathand Calhoun Liberty Hospital staff. Two nurses and a paramedic were fired as a
Fla. officer who arrested woman cleared in her death
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 1 months ago
and Calhoun Liberty Hospital staff. Two nurses and a paramedic were fired as a result of the incident. FDLE and the state Agency for Health Care Administration launched investigations. AHCA fined the hospital after it found 10 deficiencies related... Read more
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USA Today
Fla. officer who arrested woman cleared in her deathand Calhoun Liberty Hospital staff. Two nurses and a paramedic were fired as a
Fla. officer who arrested woman cleared in her death
USA Today / Posted 1 months ago
and Calhoun Liberty Hospital staff. Two nurses and a paramedic were fired as a result of the incident. FDLE and the state Agency for Health Care Administration launched investigations. AHCA fined the hospital after it found 10 deficiencies related... Read more
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Naples Daily News
White officer cleared in hospital death of black womanlegal action against the police department, hospital or both. Calhoun Liberty
White officer cleared in hospital death of black woman
Naples Daily News / Posted 1 months ago
legal action against the police department, hospital or both. Calhoun Liberty Hospital was fined $45,000 by Florida's Agency for Health Care Administration for deficiencies in care that AHCA Secretary Elizabeth Dudek called egregious. Two... Read more
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Naples Daily News
City of Sarasota files complaint against The Willough at Naplesabuse treatment center's actions could be criminal and the city wants an invest
City of Sarasota files complaint against The Willough at Naples
Naples Daily News / Posted 1 months ago
abuse treatment center's actions could be criminal and the city wants an investigation of the Willough by the state Agency for Health Care Administration which licenses hospitals, according to his May 26 complaint. "This appears to be a... Read more
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Newsmax
Planned Parenthood Wants Florida to Pay Legal Fees, Cites Harassmentsecond trimester abortions when the clinics were only licensed to do first trim
Planned Parenthood Wants Florida to Pay Legal Fees, Cites Harassment
Newsmax / Posted 1 months ago
second trimester abortions when the clinics were only licensed to do first trimester abortions, Politico reported. The Agency for Health Care Administration filed the complaints last year and assessed penalties in the amount of $500 for each... Read more

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