New Florida Law Requires Backup Power Sources for Nursing Homes

Article 0 Comments Gov. Rick Scott signed legislation Monday requiring backup power sources in Florida nursing homes and assisted living facilities, months after the deaths of several residents from a sweltering nursing home that lost power in a hurricane. The legislation require the facilities to have a generator capable of […]

Florida Legislature Passes Bill Targeting State Opioid Epidemic

Article 2 Comments Florida will institute prescription limits on opioids and increase funding for treatment under a bill passed by the state Legislature on Friday. The legislation to combat the state’s opioids crisis – which claims the lives of at least 16 Sunshine State residents per day – was a […]