Tag: assisted living

Jacob OglesOctober 10, 2019

The Florida Senior Living Association announced the hire of Lee Ann Griffin as its Director of Regulation and Education. Griffin comes on with 18 years of experience focused on rules and regulations for nursing homes and senior centers. As a certified trainer for core assisted living facility programs and specifically for Alzheimer’s disease and related […]

Guest AuthorNovember 16, 2017

The Florida Health Care Association (FHCA), a nursing home industry trade association, recently attacked my proposed “Resident’s Bill of Rights” amendment to the state constitution saying that it does not belong there, that it “weakens protections for residents,” and that it is “glaringly bad.” Unfortunately, they offered nothing in the way of evidence to support these claims and […]

Staff ReportsSeptember 15, 2016

Linda “Fay” Nettles, who works at an assisted living facility in Vero Beach, is LeadingAge Florida’s Caregiver of the Year. The organization announced the recognition on Thursday, National Caregivers Day, citing Nettles’ “loving kindness in every aspect of her job and her personal life.” “Caregivers provide care and services ranging from personal care to medical […]

Guest AuthorJune 11, 2014

As the premier association representing professionally managed senior living communities that care for more than 28,000 Floridians, FLORIDA ALFA is deeply disappointed that the Legislature did not pass comprehensive reform of the assisted living facility industry in Florida. The proposed legislation, championed by Sen. Eleanor Sobel in the Senate and Rep. Larry Ahern in the […]


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