Notice of Meeting/Workshop Hearing

59G-4.200: Nursing Facility Services
The Agency for Health Care Administration announces a public meeting to which all persons are invited.
DATE AND TIME: Wednesday, October 28, 2009, 1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. (Eastern)
PLACE: Florida Agency for Health Care Administration, 2727 Mahan Drive, Building 3, Conference Room A, Tallahassee, FL 32308
GENERAL SUBJECT MATTER TO BE CONSIDERED: Rule 59G-4,200, Nursing Facility Services, F.A.C. The 2009 Florida Legislature, in the General Appropriations Act, created specific proviso language effective July 1, 2009 (Section 3, line 219) which authorizes the Agency for Health Care Administration to transfer nursing home line item funds to certain Medicaid waiver programs for the purpose of transitioning appropriate individuals to the community. The primary purpose of this public meeting is to educate stakeholders and interested parties about the nursing home transition initiative, provide an overview of the program and present an opportunity for public comment.
A copy of the agenda may be obtained by contacting: G. P. Mendie, 2727 Mahan Drive, Mail Stop #20, Tallahassee, FL 32308, (850)922-5188, e-mail:
Pursuant to the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act, any person requiring special accommodations to participate in this workshop/meeting is asked to advise the agency at least 7 days before the workshop/meeting by contacting: G. P. Mendie, 2727 Mahan Drive, Mail Stop 20, Tallahassee, FL 32308, (850)922-5188, e-mail: If you are hearing or speech impaired, please contact the agency using the Florida Relay Service, 1(800)955-8771 (TDD) or 1(800)955-8770 (Voice).