When choosing an assisted living community, it is important to understand Florida state regulations for assisted living facilities and know how to look up assisted living license information. But public access to assisted living records varies greatly by state.
We developed a system to rate each state on how easy – or difficult – it is to find important assisted living records and reports, and compiled tips to help you in your search.
States with the most transparent records allow you to look up important information about each assisted living facility online, including inspections, complaints, survey results, violations, capacity, and whether the facility accepts Medicaid.
Access to Florida assisted living records: Exceptional
Public access to assisted living records and reports for the state of Florida is exceptional. Key findings that informed this rating include:
Florida has one of the best websites for researching assisted living records.
Assisted living records in Florida are highly transparent, having met all but one of the transparency criteria.
State provides exceptional access to assisted living records and licensing
How to look up Florida assisted living licenses and records