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WJXT Jacksonville
Jacksonville Beach nursing home patients moved away from loved onesa watch list by state inspectors, and ranks poorly in overall care, in comparis
Jacksonville Beach nursing home patients moved away from loved ones
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 9 hours ago
a watch list by state inspectors, and ranks poorly in overall care, in comparison to other facilities in Jacksonville. The Agency for Health Care Administration gave Avante at Jacksonville Beach the lower comparative score – one star out of five... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Jacksonville Beach nursing home to transfer patients away from familiesa watch list by state inspectors, and ranks poorly in overall care, in comparis
Jacksonville Beach nursing home to transfer patients away from families
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 4 days ago
a watch list by state inspectors, and ranks poorly in overall care, in comparison to other facilities in Jacksonville. The Agency for Health Care Administration gave Avante at Jacksonville Beach the lower comparative score – one star out of five... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Family: Body found is our 'beloved' Maynell Scottfor the loss of our Resident. Belevedere Commons, like all assisted living fac
Family: Body found is our 'beloved' Maynell Scott
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 5 days ago
for the loss of our Resident. Belevedere Commons, like all assisted living facilities in Florida is governed by the Agency for Health Care Administration in Tallahassee. They oversee the licensing, inspections and any complaints on these... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Better staffing needed at ALFsto hospice patients, tube-fed patients, diabetics and individuals with mobility
Better staffing needed at ALFs
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 6 days ago
to hospice patients, tube-fed patients, diabetics and individuals with mobility issues. The following is from the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration ALF Workgroup Final Report and Recommendations: “It is presumed that Florida ALFs also... Read more
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Daily Mail
Family files lawsuit against hospital and city in deathunder the circumstances and there was no criminal law violation.' Calhoun Libe
Family files lawsuit against hospital and city in death
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
under the circumstances and there was no criminal law violation.' 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... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Family files lawsuit against hospital and city in deathunder the circumstances and there was no criminal law violation." Calhoun Libe
Family files lawsuit against hospital and city in death
Brandon Sun / Posted 7 days ago
under the circumstances and there was no criminal law violation." 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... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Family files lawsuit against hospital and city in deathunder the circumstances and there was no criminal law violation." Calhoun Libe
Family files lawsuit against hospital and city in death
Brandon Sun / Posted 7 days ago
under the circumstances and there was no criminal law violation." 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... Read more
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NBC Miami
Florida Woman's Family Files Lawsuit in Her Deathunder the circumstances and there was no criminal law violation.'' Calhoun Lib
Florida Woman's Family Files Lawsuit in Her Death
NBC Miami / Posted 7 days ago
under the circumstances and there was no criminal law violation.'' 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... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Sexual assault reported in assisted living facilityfailing to report incidents of sexual assault. The Daytona Beach News-Journal
Sexual assault reported in assisted living facility
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
failing to report incidents of sexual assault. The Daytona Beach News-Journal (http://bit.ly/2abth5v ) reports that the Agency for Health Care Administration ordered Grace Manor Assisted Living and Memory Care to close its doors by July... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
Assisted living facility ordered to close following allegations of sex assaultwith an administrator at Grace Manor following allegations that a male patient
Assisted living facility ordered to close following allegations of sex assault
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted 12 days ago
with an administrator at Grace Manor following allegations that a male patient with dementia, and, according to the State Agency for Health Care Administration, a diagnosis of sex addiction, sexually assaulted a female patient. In the report, the... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
State orders Port Orange assisted living facility to close after sex assault allegationsthat residents were being sexually abused. According to these documents obtain
State orders Port Orange assisted living facility to close after sex assault allegations
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 12 days ago
that residents were being sexually abused. According to these documents obtained by Channel 9's Jeff Levkulich from the Agency for Health Care Administration, officials allege the administrator at Grace Manor in Port Orange turned a blind eye... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Appeals court rules against nursing home in Medicare fightpanel of the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals sided with the U.S. Department
Appeals court rules against nursing home in Medicare fight
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 14 days ago
panel of the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals sided with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration in the dispute with nursing home operator Bayou Shores SNF, LLC. The case stems from... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
HCA East Florida to spend $650 million on new and improved hospitalsUniversity's Davie campus. Relocation of Plantation General Hospital to the new
HCA East Florida to spend $650 million on new and improved hospitals
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
University's Davie campus. Relocation of Plantation General Hospital to the new site was approved in May by the state's Agency for Health Care Administration. The new hospital will be part of an "academical village" that will one day include a... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Court sides with state on immigrant emergency carea ruling by an administrative law judge in the case, which was filed by more th
Court sides with state on immigrant emergency care
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 19 days ago
a ruling by an administrative law judge in the case, which was filed by more than two dozen hospitals against the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration. Hospitals are required to treat patients who show up for emergency care, but the... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Lantana police: Nursing home resident charged with sexual batteryaccording to court records. The facility, formerly known as the Finnish-Americ
Lantana police: Nursing home resident charged with sexual battery
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 23 days ago
according to court records. The facility, formerly known as the Finnish-American Resting Home, is no stranger to Florida Agency for Health Care Administration reviews, though it appears none have been sparked by criminal charges. The facility... Read more
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Boston Herald
Federal judge blocks new Florida abortion lawnon-abortion providers.” The injunction is temporary while the case makes its
Federal judge blocks new Florida abortion law
Boston Herald / Posted 24 days ago
non-abortion providers.” The injunction is temporary while the case makes its way through the court. A spokeswoman for the Agency for Health Care Administration, which oversees health clinics, said officials were reviewing the ruling and haven’t... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Pediatricians: More obstacles to care under private Medicaid plansnoted that 61 percent of those responding drew a majority of their patients fro
Pediatricians: More obstacles to care under private Medicaid plans
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 24 days ago
noted that 61 percent of those responding drew a majority of their patients from Medicaid enrollees. However, the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration, which oversees the state's Medicaid program, said the respondents represent less than... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Federal judge blocks new Florida abortion lawregulation just because they provide abortions – a constitutionally protected r
Federal judge blocks new Florida abortion law
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 24 days ago
regulation just because they provide abortions – a constitutionally protected right under Roe v. Wade. Lawyers for the Agency for Health Care Administration, the state agency in charge or regulating health clinics, countered that since the... Read more
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International Business Times
Florida judge rules in favour of Planned Parenthood, blocks new state abortion law of foetal remains; revising the criminal punishment for failure to properly dis
Florida judge rules in favour of Planned Parenthood, blocks new state abortion law
International Business Times / Posted 25 days ago
of foetal remains; revising the criminal punishment for failure to properly dispose of foetal remains; requiring the Agency for Health Care Administration to develop and enforce rules relating to license inspections and investigations of... Read more
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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 26 days ago
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 26 days ago
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 27 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 27 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 27 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 28 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 28 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 28 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 a month 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 1 months 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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