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December 06, 2019 01:50 PM

An administrative law judge Thursday ordered the Florida Department of Health to pay $50,000 in attorney fees to a company that successfully challenged...


December 06, 2019 01:10 PM

A key senator Thursday proposed keeping in place a controversial Medicaid change that reduces spending.


December 05, 2019 01:38 PM

Gov. Ron DeSantis has proposed creating a program that would increase funding for high-performing hospitals, a move that could mean more money for 66...


December 05, 2019 01:35 PM

Disputing arguments raised by the state House and Senate, a political committee Wednesday urged the Florida Supreme Court to sign off on a proposed...


December 05, 2019 01:30 PM

A group representing prisoners with disabilities is accusing the Florida Department of Corrections of failing to comply with a settlement reached in a...


December 04, 2019 01:31 PM

Florida education officials and advocates say about 200,000 students could become ineligible for automatic free school lunches under a Trump...


December 04, 2019 01:25 PM

Time is ticking for the state’s long-term care providers to comply with a requirement to have backup generators and fuel or face fines or even the...


December 04, 2019 01:22 PM

Bay County schools would get $4 million for teacher and staff costs, as lawmakers file proposals to help areas of the Panhandle that continue to recover...


December 03, 2019 01:37 PM

A long-debated proposal that would allow health-care facilities known as recovery care centers has re-emerged in the Florida House for the 2020...


December 03, 2019 01:34 PM

After running out of time during a meeting last month, the Senate Health Policy Committee next week will again take up a controversial proposal that...