Florida’s Advocate for Long Term Care
Providers and the Elders They Serve

AHCA Joint Trainings for Skilled Nursing Facilities

August 21 - Sunrise

August 23 - Lake Mary

September 12 - Tampa

September 20 - Tallahassee

Specific Locations Listed Below

Click here to access the AHCA ALF Joint Training web page.

The AHCA 2018 Joint Training for Skilled Nursing Facilities offers a forum for the Agency for Health Care Administration and leading long term care experts to brief providers, advocates and state surveyors on regulatory compliance with enforcement provisions explained. Featured speakers include representatives from the Agency for Health Care Administration, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and the Health Services Advisory Group. Don’t miss this annual program where you can network with AHCA and CMS representatives and learn the latest regulatory requirements directly from these state and federal agency experts, with the opportunity to ask questions on the spot.

Topics Include:

  • The CMS Requirements of Participation (RoP) and the New Survey Process
  • Florida’s Top 10 Deficiencies
  • Reducing Avoidable Rehospitalizations
  • Understanding and Management of C-difficile
  • Understanding the RoP Regulations for Transfer and Discharge and Bed Holds
  • Federal CMS Emergency Preparedness Rule
  • Florida CEMP Review Process and Life Safety Code Regulations

Continuing Education

Approved for Six (6) hours of continuing education – Provider Number 50-720: Florida Board of Nursing Home Administrators, Florida Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Clinical Social Work. Contact FHCA at (850) 224-3907 or info@fhca.org with any questions.


Training Locations

August 21, 2018

DoubleTree Sunrise Sawgrass Mills
13400 W Sunrise Blvd
Sunrise, FL 33323
1-800-222-8733, Group code: FGA
Room rate: $99
Parking is complimentary
Room Block Cut Off: July 30th

August 23, 2018

The Westin Lake Mary
2974 International Pkwy
Lake Mary, FL 32746
For Reservations: (321) 249-8036 or click here
Room rate: $131
Parking is complimentary
Room Block Cut Off: August 1st

September 12, 2018

Embassy Suites by Hilton Tampa - USF/Near Busch Gardens
3705 Spectrum Blvd
Tampa, FL 33612
For Reservations: (813) 977-7066
Room rate: $149
Parking is complimentary
Room Block Cut Off: August 21st


September 20, 2018

Florida Health Care Association – Education and Training Center
307 West Park Avenue
Tallahassee, FL 32301
Parking is complimentary
*Hotel Suggestions: DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Tallahassee; Aloft Tallahassee Downtown

Exhibitor/Sponsor Information

Limited tabletop sponsorships are available per location and tend to quickly fill. Exclusivity of product/services is also available on a first-booked/first-paid basis. Stay tuned for sponsorship information.