Several Florida nursing homes were sanctioned by the Agency for Health Care Administration this week for violations that occurred over the past several months.
Florida regulators unearth frightening negligence at Miami assisted living.
A Pensacola assisted living facility has been forced to turn away new patients in the wake of a damning report that paints a picture of inept staff, inadequate record keeping and a negligent resident death.
More fallout about the Agency for Health Care Administration’s sudden shrouding of public inspection reports for nursing homes and assisted living facilities.
AHCA has not been keeping its promise on inspection reports for nursing homes and assisted-living facilities, where more than 160,000 of Florida’s most vulnerable residents live. Basic information — dates, places and key details — has been blacked out in those reports.
State regulators halted patient admissions at an Orange City assisted-living facility this week after learning administrators failed to properly investigate and report numerous incidents of sexual contact between one male patient and multiple female patients.
Florida’s Agency for Health Administration (AHCA) has issued an Emergency Suspension Order and Immediate Moratorium on New Admissions for the Fairway Park Retirement assisted living facility in Miami.
Families for Better Care today announced that two Florida nursing homes were recently added to the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ Special Focus Facility list—a federal watch list for nursing homes with a “history of serious quality issues.”
Miami mayor calls for tougher accountability of Florida nursing homes.
A nursing home employee in Deltona was charged with elder abuse after other employees said they witnessed her striking the back of a resident’s head multiple times.