Hurricane Ian Information

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For more updates on Hurricane Ian, follow @FLSERT on Twitter and Facebook and visit Florida Disaster.

Governor Ron DeSantis has activated the Florida Disaster Fund to support individuals who are impacted by Hurricane Ian. The Florida Disaster Fund helps provide financial support to Florida’s communities in times of disaster. To make a contribution, please visit www.FloridaDisasterFund.org or text DISASTER to 20222 to make donation.

Health Care Facility Updates

The Agency requires all licensees providing residential or inpatient services to use the Health Facility Reporting System (HFRS) to report its emergency status, planning or operations.

Generator Status Map

This dashboard, allows families and caregivers to research which nursing homes and ALFs in Florida comply with the emergency power rules.

Information about generator status, onsite visits by Agency surveyors and an interactive map enabling users to view data by county, facility type and status of compliance can be found on the dashboard and its corresponding report page.

Health Plan Relief Sites

This dashboard allows the public to view open relief sites and their details.

Medicaid Updates

Executive Orders

Regulatory Information


Agency Consumer Information Hotline: 1-888-419-3456

Notify the Agency for Health Care Administration regarding evacuations and other issues you encounter during and after the storm by using the HFRS system. If you have difficulty or need to reach Agency staff, please contact the licensure units for assistance as noted below.

Assisted Living Unit

Phone: (850) 412-4304
Email: assistedliving@ahca.myflorida.com

  • Assisted Living Facilities
  • Adult Day Care Centers
  • Adult Family Care Homes

Laboratory and In-Home Services Unit

Phone: (850) 412-4500
Email: LABSTAFF@ahca.myflorida.com

  • End Stage Renal Disease
  • Home Health Agencies

Hospital and Outpatient Services Unit

Phone: (850) 412-4549
Email: hospitals@ahca.myflorida.com

  • Crisis Stabilization Units and Short-Term Residential Treatment Facilities
  • Hospitals
  • Residential Treatment Centers for Children and Adolescents
  • Residential Treatment Facilities

Long-Term Care Services Unit

Phone: (850) 412-4303
Email: LTCStaff@ahca.myflorida.com

  • Dialysis Patient Assistance Hotlines
  • Nursing Homes
  • Intermediate Care Facilities for the Developmentally Disabled
  • Homes for Special Services
  • Hospices (inpatient/residential only)
  • Prescribed Pediatric Extended Care Facilities
  • Transitional Living Facilities

Housing and Financial Resources

American Red Cross | Help Those Affected by Disasters

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Shelter Information

For up-to-date shelter information, please visit the Florida State Emergency Response Team site at Florida Disasters Shelters.

American Red Cross - Find Open Shelters

Hurricane Tips

Get A Family Plan

Hurricanes, tornadoes, and flooding are just a few of the many hazards Floridians are subject to - don't wait until disaster strikes, develop a family plan today! To get started, visit Get A Family Plan.

National Hurricane Center

Visit the National Hurricane Center for up-to-date storm information.