Florida resources

Also about the topics: Healthcare Agencies, Healthcare agencies and Healthcare.

Florida State Board of Administration (FSBA)
Manages the assets of the Florida Retirement System Trust Fund and the Local Government Surplus Funds Trust Fund, manages debt service accounts for State of Florida bond issues and manages the Florida Hurricane Catastrophe Fund.
Department of Education
Official web site.
Department of Veteran's Affairs
Agency that assists former and present members of the U.S. Armed Forces and their dependents in preparing claims for and securing such compensation, hospitalization, education and vocational training, and other benefits or privileges to which th.
Department of Children and Families
Partners with municipal and county governments, charitable organizations, churches and other local organizations to assist children, the elderly and Floridians with disabilities or mental illness.
Aging with Dignity
Privately-funded, nonprofit organization that advocates for the needs of elders and their caregivers, with a particular emphasis on improving care for those at the end of life.
Department of Insurance
Offers information on malpractice claims, licensing information on insurance agents, and comparisons of automobile and homeowners insurance.
Florida KidCare
Child health insurance from the State of Florida. Site also available in Spanish and Creole.
Department of Business & Professional Regulation
Ensures that professions and businesses provide quality services for the health, safety and welfare of the people of Florida.
Agency for Health Care Administration
Responsible for licensure of health care facilities, Medicaid program integrity and development and other issues related to helath policy in Florida.
Department of Labor and Employment Security
Topics covered include workers' compensation, services for the blind, job saftey and labor statistics.
Department of Health
Agency charged with gathering statistical data, maintaining health care provider licensure information and birth and death certificates, in addition to improving the general health of the people of Florida.
Florida Division of Retirement
Administers all state retirement systems in Florida, including the Florida Retirement System (FRS), all local government retirement systems, and the Municipal Police and Firefighters’ Pension Plans.
Department of Elder Affairs
Agency responsible for issues conerning older Floridians and to serve them in every aspect possible. Programs include elder abuse prevention, long-term care and senior employment. Also available in Spanish.
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