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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 an hour 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 6 hours 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 yesterday
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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WFTV 9 Orlando
Long-running Russell Home in danger of being shut down over licensingin Orlando, and it’s been in operation for more than 60 years, but now licensin
Long-running Russell Home in danger of being shut down over licensing
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 4 days ago
in Orlando, and it’s been in operation for more than 60 years, but now licensing requirements could take it away. The Agency for Health Care Administration, or ACHA, has put the facility on notice, saying it must define a service or face fines... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Cape Coral nursing home battling creepy visitorsof Cape Coral, who had a previous bug problem in her home. "The whole place was
Cape Coral nursing home battling creepy visitors
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 14 days ago
of Cape Coral, who had a previous bug problem in her home. "The whole place was turned upside down. It's a nightmare." The Agency for Health Care Administration licenses facilities like Brookdale and said it has been notified and has subsequently... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Cape Coral nursing home battling creepy visitorsof Cape Coral, who had a previous bug problem in her home. "The whole place was
Cape Coral nursing home battling creepy visitors
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 14 days ago
of Cape Coral, who had a previous bug problem in her home. "The whole place was turned upside down. It's a nightmare." The Agency for Health Care Administration licenses facilities like Brookdale and said it has been notified and has subsequently... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Creepy guests unwanted at Cape Coral nursing homeof Cape Coral, who had a previous bug problem in her home. "The whole place was
Creepy guests unwanted at Cape Coral nursing home
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 14 days ago
of Cape Coral, who had a previous bug problem in her home. "The whole place was turned upside down. It's a nightmare." The Agency for Health Care Administration licenses facilities like Brookdale and said it has been notified and has subsequently... Read more
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Key West Citizen
State agency answers hospital letterabout Lower Keys Medical Center. “My letter to Gov. Rick Scott was very clear
State agency answers hospital letter
Key West Citizen / Posted 23 days ago
about Lower Keys Medical Center. “My letter to Gov. Rick Scott was very clear and specific, and it was referred to the Agency for Health Care Administration,” Harry Be... For the complete article, please pick up a copy of The Citizen for this... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, diessaid in a statement on Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation. And Sh
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, dies
News 24 South Africa / Posted 24 days ago
said in a statement on Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation. And Shelisha Coleman, spokesperson for the Agency for Health Care Administration said it's also looking into the death. A woman staffing the front desk of GraceWood... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Elderly man ‘left in sun’ diesto identify staff members who were working at the facility on Saturday. The st
Elderly man ‘left in sun’ dies
Adelaide Now / Posted 24 days ago
to identify staff members who were working at the facility on Saturday. The state Department of Children and Families and Agency for Health Care Administration are also investigating.GraceWood Rehabilitation and Nursing Care in Pinellas Park,... Read more
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Perth Now
Nursing home resident ‘left in sun’ diesto identify staff members who were working at the facility on Saturday. The st
Nursing home resident ‘left in sun’ dies
Perth Now / Posted 24 days ago
to identify staff members who were working at the facility on Saturday. The state Department of Children and Families and Agency for Health Care Administration are also investigating.GraceWood Rehabilitation and Nursing Care in Pinellas Park,... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Nursing home resident ‘left in sun’ diesto identify staff members who were working at the facility on Saturday. The st
Nursing home resident ‘left in sun’ dies
The Courier Mail / Posted 24 days ago
to identify staff members who were working at the facility on Saturday. The state Department of Children and Families and Agency for Health Care Administration are also investigating.GraceWood Rehabilitation and Nursing Care in Pinellas Park,... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, diesFamilies said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation.
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, dies
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 24 days ago
Families said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation. And Shelisha Coleman, spokeswoman for the Agency for Health Care Administration said it's also looking into the death. A woman staffing the front desk of GraceWood... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Nursing home resident ‘left in sun’ diesto identify staff members who were working at the facility on Saturday. The st
Nursing home resident ‘left in sun’ dies
Daily Telegraph / Posted 24 days ago
to identify staff members who were working at the facility on Saturday. The state Department of Children and Families and Agency for Health Care Administration are also investigating.GraceWood Rehabilitation and Nursing Care in Pinellas Park,... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, diesFamilies said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation.
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, dies
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 24 days ago
Families said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation. And Shelisha Coleman, spokeswoman for the Agency for Health Care Administration said it's also looking into the death. A woman staffing the front desk of GraceWood... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, diesFamilies said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation.
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, dies
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 24 days ago
Families said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation. And Shelisha Coleman, spokeswoman for the Agency for Health Care Administration said it's also looking into the death. A woman staffing the front desk of GraceWood... Read more
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FOX News
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, diesFamilies said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation.
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, dies
FOX News / Posted 24 days ago
Families said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation. And Shelisha Coleman, spokeswoman for the Agency for Health Care Administration said it's also looking into the death. A woman staffing the front desk of GraceWood... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, diesFamilies said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation.
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, dies
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 24 days ago
Families said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation. And Shelisha Coleman, spokeswoman for the Agency for Health Care Administration said it's also looking into the death. A woman staffing the front desk of GraceWood... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, diesFamilies said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation.
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, dies
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 24 days ago
Families said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation. And Shelisha Coleman, spokeswoman for the Agency for Health Care Administration said it's also looking into the death. A woman staffing the front desk of GraceWood... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, diesFamilies said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation.
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, dies
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 24 days ago
Families said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation. And Shelisha Coleman, spokeswoman for the Agency for Health Care Administration said it's also looking into the death. A woman staffing the front desk of GraceWood... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, diesFamilies said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation.
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, dies
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 24 days ago
Families said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation. And Shelisha Coleman, spokeswoman for the Agency for Health Care Administration said it's also looking into the death. A woman staffing the front desk of GraceWood... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, diesFamilies said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation.
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, dies
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 24 days ago
Families said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation. And Shelisha Coleman, spokeswoman for the Agency for Health Care Administration said it's also looking into the death. A woman staffing the front desk of GraceWood... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, diesFamilies said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation.
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, dies
KHQ Spokane / Posted 24 days ago
Families said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation. And Shelisha Coleman, spokeswoman for the Agency for Health Care Administration said it's also looking into the death. A woman staffing the front desk of GraceWood... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, diesFamilies said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation.
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, dies
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 24 days ago
Families said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation. And Shelisha Coleman, spokeswoman for the Agency for Health Care Administration said it's also looking into the death. A woman staffing the front desk of GraceWood... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, diesFamilies said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation.
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, dies
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 24 days ago
Families said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation. And Shelisha Coleman, spokeswoman for the Agency for Health Care Administration said it's also looking into the death. A woman staffing the front desk of GraceWood... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, diesFamilies said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation.
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, dies
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 24 days ago
Families said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation. And Shelisha Coleman, spokeswoman for the Agency for Health Care Administration said it's also looking into the death. A woman staffing the front desk of GraceWood... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, diesFamilies said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation.
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, dies
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 24 days ago
Families said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation. And Shelisha Coleman, spokeswoman for the Agency for Health Care Administration said it's also looking into the death. A woman staffing the front desk of GraceWood... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, diesFamilies said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation.
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, dies
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 24 days ago
Families said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation. And Shelisha Coleman, spokeswoman for the Agency for Health Care Administration said it's also looking into the death. A woman staffing the front desk of GraceWood... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, diesFamilies said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation.
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, dies
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 24 days ago
Families said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation. And Shelisha Coleman, spokeswoman for the Agency for Health Care Administration said it's also looking into the death. A woman staffing the front desk of GraceWood... Read more
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ABC Montana
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, diesFamilies said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation.
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, dies
ABC Montana / Posted 24 days ago
Families said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation. And Shelisha Coleman, spokeswoman for the Agency for Health Care Administration said it's also looking into the death. A woman staffing the front desk of GraceWood... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, diesFamilies said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation.
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, dies
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 24 days ago
Families said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation. And Shelisha Coleman, spokeswoman for the Agency for Health Care Administration said it's also looking into the death. A woman staffing the front desk of GraceWood... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, diesFamilies said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation.
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, dies
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 24 days ago
Families said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation. And Shelisha Coleman, spokeswoman for the Agency for Health Care Administration said it's also looking into the death. A woman staffing the front desk of GraceWood... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, diesFamilies said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation.
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, dies
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 24 days ago
Families said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation. And Shelisha Coleman, spokeswoman for the Agency for Health Care Administration said it's also looking into the death. A woman staffing the front desk of GraceWood... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, diesFamilies said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation.
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, dies
KTVN Reno / Posted 24 days ago
Families said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation. And Shelisha Coleman, spokeswoman for the Agency for Health Care Administration said it's also looking into the death. A woman staffing the front desk of GraceWood... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, diesFamilies said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation.
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, dies
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 24 days ago
Families said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation. And Shelisha Coleman, spokeswoman for the Agency for Health Care Administration said it's also looking into the death. A woman staffing the front desk of GraceWood... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, diesFamilies said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation.
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, dies
Hawaii News Now / Posted 24 days ago
Families said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation. And Shelisha Coleman, spokeswoman for the Agency for Health Care Administration said it's also looking into the death. A woman staffing the front desk of GraceWood... Read more
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WALB Albany
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, diesFamilies said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation.
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, dies
WALB Albany / Posted 24 days ago
Families said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation. And Shelisha Coleman, spokeswoman for the Agency for Health Care Administration said it's also looking into the death. A woman staffing the front desk of GraceWood... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, diesFamilies said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation.
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, dies
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 24 days ago
Families said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation. And Shelisha Coleman, spokeswoman for the Agency for Health Care Administration said it's also looking into the death. A woman staffing the front desk of GraceWood... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, diesFamilies said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation.
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, dies
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 24 days ago
Families said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation. And Shelisha Coleman, spokeswoman for the Agency for Health Care Administration said it's also looking into the death. A woman staffing the front desk of GraceWood... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, diesFamilies said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation.
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, dies
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 24 days ago
Families said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation. And Shelisha Coleman, spokeswoman for the Agency for Health Care Administration said it's also looking into the death. A woman staffing the front desk of GraceWood... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, diesFamilies said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation.
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, dies
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 24 days ago
Families said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation. And Shelisha Coleman, spokeswoman for the Agency for Health Care Administration said it's also looking into the death. A woman staffing the front desk of GraceWood... Read more
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Daily Herald
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, diesFamilies said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation.
Man in wheelchair, left in sun at Florida nursing home, dies
Daily Herald / Posted 24 days ago
Families said in a statement Tuesday that it has opened a death investigation. And Shelisha Coleman, spokeswoman for the Agency for Health Care Administration said it's also looking into the death. A woman staffing the front desk of GraceWood... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Things to consider when choosing a nursing homeSo far, the nursing home and its parent company have not responded to the alleg
Things to consider when choosing a nursing home
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 24 days ago
So far, the nursing home and its parent company have not responded to the allegations. We've since learned the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration put Gracewood on its nursing home watch list for recent problems, and the home's last... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Guardian: Nursing home patient shouldn't have diedhas been fined several times the last four years for different violations. In 2
Guardian: Nursing home patient shouldn't have died
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 24 days ago
has been fined several times the last four years for different violations. In 2014, the facility settled with the state's Agency for Health Care Administration for $2,500 regarding allegations of unsafe use of mechanical wheelchair lifts. There's... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Guardian speaks out: He didn't have a terminal illness. He shouldn't have died.has been fined several times the last four years for different violations. In 2
Guardian speaks out: He didn't have a terminal illness. He shouldn't have died.
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 25 days ago
has been fined several times the last four years for different violations. In 2014, the facility settled with the state's Agency for Health Care Administration for $2,500 regarding allegations of unsafe use of mechanical wheelchair lifts. There's... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Police investigate Pinellas Park nursing home resident's deathby the Pinellas County Medical Examiner's Office, is expected to take several d
Police investigate Pinellas Park nursing home resident's death
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 25 days ago
by the Pinellas County Medical Examiner's Office, is expected to take several days. The Florida Department of Health's Agency For Health Care Administration has Gracewood on a "Nursing Home Watchlist" for recent "deficiencies" in 2014 and 2015.... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
State shutting down second assisted living center in Browardday after the resident checked into Willow Manor Retirement Living, a 165-bed f
State shutting down second assisted living center in Broward
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 28 days ago
day after the resident checked into Willow Manor Retirement Living, a 165-bed facility at 150 Stirling Road. The state's Agency for Health Care Administration issued an emergency order on April 25 barring Willow Manor from taking in new... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Gov. Rick Scott signs health care bills sponsored by local legislators into lawand Senate Minority Leader Arthenia Joyner, D-Tampa. House Bill 7087 creates th
Gov. Rick Scott signs health care bills sponsored by local legislators into law
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 1 months ago
and Senate Minority Leader Arthenia Joyner, D-Tampa. House Bill 7087 creates the Telehealth Advisory Council within the Agency for Health Care Administration. The council will make recommendations to the governor and Legislature about expanding... Read more

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