Every provider, owner and staff must have an ELIGIBLE Level II Background to perform duties within the business.
Every provider who receives a deficiency must provide a plan of correction that demonstrates how the deficiency will not occur again.
An adverse incident must be reported to AHCA within 24 hours when an incident occurs. Thereafter a 15 days follow-up is required to inform the agency of the outcome. An incident report is required when the provider could have prevented the incident from occurring to the client.
- Adverse incident registration form (application if for Hospitals, AmSurg, HMO ALF's)
In October 2017, the state of Florida experienced a hurricane which resulted in tragedy to elders in a nursing home which caused the state of Florida to require every Nursing Homes and Assisted Living to have a generator.
The Agency requires all licensees providing residential or inpatient services to use an approved database for reporting its emergency status, planning or operations.