2015 Public Notices – Nursing Home Program

DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS’ AFFAIRS

The Florida Department of Veterans’ Affairs announces a public meeting to which all persons are invited.

DATE AND TIME:  April 8, 2015, 8:30a.m. until 9:30a.m.

PLACE:  Tradition Town Hall, 10489 SW Meeting Street, Port St. Lucie, FL 34987

GENERAL SUBJECT MATTER TO BE CONSIDERED:  The Florida Department of Veterans’ Affairs, the Department of Management Services, Rogers, Lovelock, & Fritz Architects will present to the public the preliminary design of the Ardie R. Copas State Veterans’ Nursing Home and host a question & answer session.  A copy of the agenda may be obtained by clicking HERE, or by contacting: Connie Tolley, (727) 518-3202 on or after 30 March, 2015.

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DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS’ AFFAIRS

The Florida Department of Veterans’ Affairs announces a public meeting to which all persons are invited.

DATE AND TIME: February 19, 2015, 8:30 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.

PLACE: Mary Grizzle State Building, Room 142B, 11351 Ulmerton Rd, Largo, FL 33778 and by teleconference at United States: +1 (213) 493-0015 United States or (Toll Free): 1 (866) 899-4679, Access Code: 299-649-245; Meeting ID: 299649245

GENERAL SUBJECT MATTER TO BE CONSIDERED: The Florida Department of Veterans’ Affairs will host a workshop to receive and discuss comments on the site selection process for future State Veteran Nursing Homes. We will solicit comments from the public on the site selection process, the selection of the site selection committee members, and the site selection evaluation criteria.

A copy of the agenda and meeting materials may be obtained from the FDVA website at www.floridavets.org, or by contacting: Connie Tolley, (727) 518-3202 on or after February 6, 2015. Please contact Ms. Tolley if you plan to attend in person so we can ensure the room will accommodate all attendees.

Pursuant to the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act, any person requiring special accommodations to participate in this workshop/meeting is asked to advise the agency at least 5 days before the workshop/meeting by contacting: Connie Tolley, (727) 518-3202. If you are hearing or speech impaired, please contact the agency using the Florida Relay Service, 1 (800) 955-8771 (TDD) or 1 (800) 955-8770 (Voice).

Meeting Materials

FDVA Site Selection Application

FDVA Site Selection and Planning Committee Point of Contact Listing

FDVA Site Submittals Evaluation Criteria Sheet

FDVA Site Selection Process Workshop Agenda

GDX File – Veteran Population by County

Per Diem Rates FY 2014-2015

Fiscal Year Analysis of Cost of Care (2013-2014)

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