Tag: nursing

Christine Jordan SextonJanuary 11, 2022

The Florida Health Care Association has released an ambitious legislative wish list for the 2022 Session that includes a request for hundreds of millions in additional funding, lawsuit protections, and changes to mandatory nursing home staffing requirements. FHCA spokesperson Kristen Knapp said the agenda reflects the current state of the industry. “We are operating in […]


The Senate Appropriations Committee quickly moved a health care train Thursday with little-to-no debate. The underlying nursing bill became a “train” after the committee tagged on two House priorities: direct primary care and site selection for new veteran nursing homes or HBs 7047 and 7045, respectively. Both bills were developed by the House Health Innovation Subcommittee. […]


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