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Judge Sides With AHCA On Alachua County Nursing Home

Sep 19, 2016
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An administrative law judge Friday upheld a decision by the state Agency for Health Care Administration to approve a new 103-bed nursing home in Alachua County, rejecting a challenge from a competing nursing home firm.

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In Miami, the city can again charge non-residents a $100 surcharge on ambulance rides, the Miami Herald reports.

St. Petersburg resident Cheryl Haigley sued the city in 2010 after being charged for an ambulance ride, after she tripped and fell on a city sidewalk. She said the $100 non-resident surcharge - which was on top of a $345 bill for the ride - was an unfair tax, the Herald reports.