Fiscal Year 2014-2015 Press Releases

June

June 26, 2015
Industry Experts Gather to Discuss Health Information Technology[174KB PDF]

June 24, 2015
Media Advisory: Health IT in the Spotlight for Agency Symposium[225KB PDF]

June 23, 2015
Healthcare Leaders Applaud Governor Scott’s “Keep Florida Working” Budget[237KB PDF]

June 16, 2015
May Monthly Actions: Agency Took Licensure Action against Ten Providers[275KB PDF]

June 12, 2015
Governor Rick Scott Signs Assisted Living Facilities Bill (HB 1001)[249KB PDF]

June 8, 2015
Setting The Record Straight - CNN Ignores Facts[376KB PDF]

June 4, 2015
Governor Rick Scott’s Commission on Healthcare and Hospital Funding Holds Third Meeting at Florida Capitol [226KB PDF]

June 3, 2015
Statement on FHIX Changes [221KB PDF]

May

May 26, 2015
Note to Media: Letter to CMS[606KB PDF]

May 26, 2015
Hospital Financial Data Remains In Spotlight for Second Commission Meeting[499KB PDF]

May 22, 2015
Passage of TLF bill[274KB PDF]

May 19, 2015
April Monthly Actions: Agency Took Licensure Action against Five Providers, Five Additional Providers Terminated or Suspended from the Medicaid Program [280KB PDF]

May 12, 2015
AHCA Secretary Celebrates National Nursing Home Week with Tallahassee Nursing Home Residents [440KB PDF]

May 6, 2015
Statement from Secretary Elizabeth Dudek about National Nurses Week[263KB PDF]

April

April 20, 2015
AHCA Submits Senate’s LIP Model to Amend 1115 Medicaid Waiver[274KB PDF]

April 15, 2015
AHCA sends letter to CMS concerning Low-Income Pool Program[56KB PDF]
AHCA Signed Letter[95KB PDF]
FYI – Congress to CMS: Continue LIP Funding[120KB PDF]
FYI – FL LIP Signed Letter 4.15.15[154KB PDF]

April 10, 2015
March Monthly Actions: Agency Took Licensure Action against Ten Providers[274KB PDF]

April 7, 2015
Statement from Secretary Dudek on Low Income Pool[176KB PDF]

April 6, 2015
Governor Scott Releases Statement Regarding LIP Program[135KB PDF]

April 2, 2015
Statement from Secretary Dudek on Low Income Pool Negotiations Part 2[246, PDF]

April 1, 2015
Statement from Secretary Dudek on Low Income Pool Negotiations [176, PDF]

April 1, 2015
Agency Joins Campaign in Support of Child Abuse Prevention Month [275KB, PDF]

March

March 23, 2015
Florida Health Information Exchange Expands Event Notification Service [278KB, PDF]

March 18, 2015
Agency for Health Care Administration Issues 13 Certificates of Need to Nursing Home Bed Applicants [289KB, PDF]

March 18, 2015
Agency for Health Care Administration Takes Steps to Prevent Unsafe Sleep Deaths [262KB, PDF]

March 06, 2015
February Monthly Actions: Agency Took Licensure Action against Nine Providers [273KB, PDF]

March 06, 2015
Nine Nursing Homes Recognized for Excellence in Long-Term Care [364KB, PDF]

February

February 23, 2015
Secretary Dudek Issues Statement on Certificate of Need Decisions [178KB, PDF]

February 23, 2015
Agency Launches Campaign Celebrating African American Contributions to Public Health [230KB, PDF]

February 16, 2015
Prudential Productivity Awards Recognize Four Teams from AHCA Budget [250KB, PDF]

February 13, 2015
January Monthly Actions: Agency Took Licensure Action against Eight Providers, 11 Additional Providers Terminated or Suspended from the Medicaid Program [285KB, PDF]

February 10, 2015
Statement from Agency for Health Care Administration Regarding Data Breach at Anthem Insurance [258KB, PDF]

February 4, 2015
Secretary Elizabeth Dudek and Attorney General Pam Bondi Release Annual Report Outlining Medicaid Fraud and Abuse Prevention Efforts [56KB, PDF]

February 2, 2015
Agency Leaders Join Top Long-Term Care Experts at Third Annual Nursing Home and Assisted Living Facility Training [269KB, PDF]

January

January 28, 2015
Governor Scott Announces 2015-2016 "Keep Florida Working Budget" [76KB, PDF]

January 09, 2015
First Responder Appreciation Week [258KB, PDF]

January 09, 2015
Justin Senior Elected as Board Member for NAMD [66KB, PDF]

January 8, 2015
December Monthly Facility Actions [271KB, PDF]

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December

December 22, 2014
Orlando Health Joins PLU Service [322KB, PDF]

December 16, 2014
Agency Updates FloridaHealthFinder.gov Facility/Provider Comparison Tools [267KB, PDF]

December 9, 2014
November Monthly Actions: Agency Took Licensure Action against Seven Providers, Eight Additional Providers Terminated or Suspended from the Medicaid Program [282KB, PDF]

Novermber

November 21, 2014
Agency Honors Fraud Fighter Achievement Award Winner during Fraud Awareness Week [260KB, PDF]

November 7, 2014
October Monthly Facility Actions [280KB, PDF]

October

October 29, 2014
Fraud Fighter Achievement Award 2014 [266KB, PDF]

October 22, 2014
September Monthly Facility Actions [281KB, PDF]

September

September 12, 2014
August Monthly Facility Actions [281KB, PDF]

September 9, 2014
Seven Nursing Homes Recognized for Excellence in Long-Term Care [280KB, PDF]

September 8, 2014
AHCA Recognizes National Assisted Living Week [205KB, PDF]

September 4, 2014
SETTING THE RECORD STRAIGHT: AP Article Omits Important Facts about Managed Medical Assistance Rollout [369KB, PDF]

September 3, 2014
What They Are Saying... Advocates, partners, providers and legislators on the rollout of the Statewide Medicaid Managed Care programt [346KB, PDF]

August

August 18, 2014
Enhanced Patient Data Query Tool Now Available on FloridaHealthFinder.gov [262KB, PDF]

August 12, 2014
July Monthly Actions [281KB, PDF]

August 1, 2014
Agency gets the Nod from Feds to Continue MMA Waiver [182KB, PDF]

July

July 31, 2014
Agency Launches Direct Messaging Service for Health Care Providers [182KB, PDF]

July 28, 2014
Agency Achieves Health Information Exchange Milestone [181KB, PDF]

July 8, 2014
June Monthly Facility Actions [287KB, PDF]