The Health Center of Plant City Resources

The following are some helpful links for useful information as you select a nursing facility that best suits your needs.

  • http://cdc.gov : What you should know and consumer updates on disease prevention.

  • http://NHPCO.org : National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization - provides educational information about care at th end of life.

  • http://ombudsman.myflorida.com : Florida's Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program is a volunteer-based organization seeking to improve the quality of life of frail, vulnerable elders who live in long-term care settings. The program operates under the authority of federal and state law.

  • http://www.aoa.gov/ The Administration on Aging (AoA) is the Federal agency responsible for advancing the concerns and interests of older people and their caregivers. AoA works with and through the Aging Services Network to promote the development of a comprehensive and coordinated system of home and community-based long-term care that is responsive to the needs and preferences of older people and their family caregivers. AoA is part of the Department of Health and Human Services and is headed by the Assistant Secretary for Aging, who reports directly to the Secretary