.....Advertisement.....
.....Advertisement.....

North Central Florida Long-Term Care Ombudsman Council Meeting

Date: 
06/21/2012 - 12:30pm

Event Title: North Central Florida Long-Term Care Ombudsman Council Meeting

Event Type: Community Events / Charity and Volunteer

Start Date: (Date of Council meeting)

Start Time: 12:30PM

Location: Haven Hospice, 4200 NW 90th Blvd

City and State: Gainesville, Florida

E-Mail contact: millikenm@elderaffairs.org

Phone contact: (888) 831-0404

Contact Person: Mike Milliken

Details: The North Central Florida Long-Term Care Ombudsman Council is a part of Florida’s Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program. The council is made up of local ombudsmen whose goal is to improve the quality of life and care of residents of long-term care facilities, including nursing homes, assisted living facilities, adult family care homes, and skilled nursing units in area hospitals. An ombudsman is a specially trained and certified volunteer who has been given authority under federal and state law to identify, investigate and resolve complaints made by, or on behalf of, long-term care facility residents. The North Central Florida Long-Term Care Ombudsman Council serves Alachua, Bradford, Columbia, Dixie, Gilchrist, Hamilton, Lafayette, Levy, Putnam, Suwannee, and Union counties.

Webpage: http://ombudsman.myflorida.com/index.php

Keywords: Ombudsman, Seniors, Nursing Home, Assisted Living Facility, Adult Family Care Home, Skilled Nursing, Long-Term Care, elders, elderly, nursing home complaints, nursing homes problems

Recurring Event Details: Third Thursday of Every Month