Florida legislators emphasized the need for greater financial transparency among nursing homes and other long term care facilities, during a House Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee meeting.      During the meeting, lawmakers discussed House Bill 539, a bill sponsored by Rep. Jay Trumbull (R – Panama City) that would require nursing home facilities to submit … Read more

The Florida Legislative Budget Commission adopted several amendments allocating funds for the Agency for Healthcare Administration (AHCA), the Department of Health, and other agencies on Friday. The Commission also reviewed a long-range financial outlook for Florida from fiscal years 2021-23, which Commission Chair Rep. Jay Trumbull (R-Panama City) described as “very positive,” despite the projected … Read more