HB 655: Nursing Homes and Related Health Care Facilities
GENERAL BILL by Edwards-Walpole ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Slosberg
Nursing Homes and Related Health Care Facilities; Requires public utilities to prioritize certain health care facilities for restoration of power in emergencies; requires such facilities to have operational emergency power source & sufficient fuel supply; requires Office of the State Long-Term Care Ombudsman to conduct unannounced quality-of-care evaluations of certain health & long-term care facilities; authorizes AHCA to impose specified civil penalties & administrative fines for certain violations.
Last Action: 3/10/2018 House - Died in Health Innovation Subcommittee
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Health Innovation Subcommittee; Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee; Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 59
• Introduced -HJ 57
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Health Innovation Subcommittee
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