15-001925CON Alachua County Hrc, Llc vs. Hsp Citrus, Llc And Agency For Health Care Administration
 Status: Closed
Settled and/or Dismissed prior to entry of RO/FO on Wednesday, July 29, 2015.


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1("the Agency") concerning the preliminary denial of Certificate ofNeed ("CON") 10250 filed by

18Alachua County HRC, LLC ("Alachua HRC"), to establish a new 140-bed community nursing

33home; the preliminary denial of CON 10254 filed by PruittHealth-Alachua County LLC

45("PruittHealth-Alachua") to establish a new 120-bed community nursing home and a partial of

6090 beds, and the preliminary approval of CON 1 0251 filed by Cross City Rehabilitation &

76Health Care Center ("Cross City"), with respect to the fixed need pool for Sub-District 3-2.

931. The Agency comparatively reviewed CON applications for other beds and

104programs batching cycle with an application due date of November 19, 2014, for the fixed need

120pool for Sub-District 3-2. For the case at hand, the reviews included in relevant part:

13510250 Alachua County HRC, LLC 140 Beds Denied

14310251 Cross City Rehabilitation & Health Care Center 30 Beds Approved

15410252 HSP Citrus, LLC 120 Beds Approved Approved

16210253 Oak Hammock at the University of Florida 17 Beds 1 Denied

17410254 PruittHealth-Alachua County, LLC 120 Beds

1802. On February 23, 2015, the Agency published notice in the Florida Administrative

193Register of its decisions regarding the preliminary denial of CON 10250 and 10254 and the

208preliminary approvals of CON 10251, CON 10252 and CON 10253.

2183. On March 13, 2015, Alachua HRC filed a Petition for Formal Administrative

231Hearing contesting the Agency's preliminary denial of the denial of its CON 10250. Alachua

245HRC also contested the Agency's preliminary approval of CON 10252 filed by HSP Citrus,

259LLC, supported the denial of PruittHealth-Alachua's CON 10254. Alachua HRC did not

271challenge the Agency's preliminary approvals of co-batched CONs 10251 and 10253.

2824. On March 16, 2015, PruittHealth-Alachua filed a Petition for Formal

293Administrative Hearing contesting the denial of its CON 10254 and the approval of CONs 10251

308to Cross City Rehabilitation & Health Care Center and CON 10252 to HSP Citrus, LLC.

3231 The 17 beds were through the conversion of 17 sheltered nursing home beds. No party contested the preliminary

342approval of CON 10253 to Oak Hammock at the University of Florida.

3545. On March 30, 2015, HSP Citrus, LLC, filed a Cross-Petition for Formal

367Administrative Hearing supporting the approval of its CON 10252 and the denials of CON

38110250, 10251 and 10254.

3856. The Agency referred the Petitions to the Division of Administrative Hearings and

398an Administrative Law Judge ("ALJ") was assigned.

4077. On April 16, 2015, the ALJ entered an Order of Consolidation consolidating the

421cases for the three petitions.

4268. On July 7, 2015, PruittHealth-Alachua filed a Notice of Voluntary Dismissal

438(DOAH Case No. 15-1926 CON) withdrawing its Petition for Formal Administrative Hearing

450and voluntarily dismissing its administrative appeal in the proceeding.

4599. On July 7, 2015, DOAH entered an Order Severing DOAH Case No. 15-

4731926CON and Closing File and Relinquishing Jurisdiction.

48010. On July 22, 2015, Alachua HRC filed a Notice of Voluntary Dismissal with

494prejudice (DOAH Case No. 15-1925CON) of its Petition for Formal Administrative Proceeding.

50611. On July 29, 2015, DOAH entered an Order Severing DOAH Case No. 15-

5201925CON and Closing File and Relinquishing Jurisdiction.

52712. On July 29, 2015, DOAH entered an Order Severing Party with regard to HSP's

542Partial Voluntary Dismissal as to CON 1 0251.

55013. On July 30, 2015, HSP filed an Unopposed Motion to Close File and Relinquish

565Jurisdiction (DOAH Case No. 15-1938CON) for entry of a final order granting its CON 10252.

58014. On July 31, 2015, DOAH entered an Order Closing File and Relinquishing

593Jurisdiction with regard to 15-1938CON.

598It is therefore ORDERED:

6021. The denial ofCON 10250 is UPHELD.

6092. The denial of CON 10254 is UPHELD.

6173. The approval of CON 10251 is UPHELD. The Agency shall issue CON 10251 to

632Cross City Rehabilitation & Health Care Center.

6394. The approval of CON 10252 is UPHELD. The Agency shall issue CON 10252 to

654HSP Citrus, LLC.

657ORDERED in Tallahassee, Florida, on this 5day , 2015.

665ek, Secretary

667alth Care Administration

670NOTICE OF RIGHT TO JUDICIAL REVIEW

676A party who is adversely affected by this Final Order is entitled to judicial review, which shall be

694instituted by filing the original Notice of Appeal with the Agency Clerk of AHCA, and a copy

711along with the filing fee prescribed by law with the District Court of Appeal in the appellate

728district where the Agency maintains its headquarters or where a party resides. Review of

742proceedings shall be conducted in accordance with the Florida appellate rules. The Notice of

756Appeal must be filed within 30 days of the rendition of the order to be reviewed.

772CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE

775I HEREBY CERTIFY that a true and correct copy of the foregoing Final Order has

790been furnished by the method designated to the persons named below on this ,

803Richard J. Shoop, Agency Clerk

808Agency for Health Care Administration

8132727 Mahan Drive, Mail Stop #3

819Tallahassee, Florida 32308

822(850) 412-3630

824RobertS. Cohen

826Administrative Law Judge

829Division of Administrative Hearings

833(Electronic Filing)

835Seann M. Frazier, Esquire

839Parker, Hudson, Rainer and Dobbs, LLP

845215 South Monroe Street, Suite 750

851Tallahassee, Florida 32301

854sfrazier@phrd.com

855twd@phrd.com

856Attorney for Alachua County HRC, LLC

862(Electronic Mail)

864Jonathan L. Rue, Esquire

868Parker, Hudson, Rainer and Dobbs, LLP

874285 Peachtree Center A venue, Suite 1500

881Atlanta, Georgia 30303

884jrue@phrd.com

885Attorney for Alachua County HRC, LLC

891(Electronic Mail)

893Jay Adams, Esquire

896Frank P. Rainer, Esquire

900Broad and Cassel

903215 South Monroe Street, Suite 400

909Tallahassee, Florida 32301

912jadams@broadandcassel.com

913frainer@broadandcassel.com

914kdilworth@broadandcassel.com

915Attorneys for PruittHealth-Alachua County, LLC

920(Electronic Mail)

922Karen Ann Putnal, Esquire

926Robert A. Weiss, Esquire

930Moyle Law Firm, P.A.

934118 North Gadsden Street

938Tallahassee, Florida 32301

941kputnal@moylelaw.com rweiss@moy lelaw.com

944mqualls@moylelaw.com

945Attorneys for HSP Citrus, LLC

950(Electronic Mail)

952John

953F. Gilroy, III, Esquire

957John F. Gilroy III, P.A.

9621695 Metropolitan Circle, Suite 2

967Tallahassee, Florida 32308

970john@jgilroylaw.com

971Attorney for CCHI, LLC d/b/a

976Cross City Rehabilitation and Health Care Center

983(Electronic Mail)

985Richard Joseph Saliba, Esquire

989Kevin Michael Marker, Esquire

993Assistants General Counsel

996Office of the General Counsel

1001Agency for Health Care Administration

1006(Electronic Mail)

1008JaniceK. Mills, Government Analyst II

1013Facilities Intake Unit

1016Agency for Health Care Administration

1021(Electronic Mail)

1023Marisol M. Fitch, Unit Manager

1028Certificate ofNeed Unit

1031Agency for Health Care Administration

1036(Electronic Mail)

1038Bernard Hudson, Unit Manager

1042Long Term Care Unit

1046Agency for Health Care Administration

1051(Electronic Mail)

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Proceedings
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Date: 10/26/2015
Proceedings: Agency Final Order filed.
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Date: 10/15/2015
Proceedings: Agency Final Order
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Date: 07/29/2015
Proceedings: Order Severing DOAH Case No. 15-1925CON and Closing File and Relinquishing Jurisdiction. CASE CLOSED.
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Date: 07/22/2015
Proceedings: Alachua County HRC, LLC's Notice of Vountary Dismissal filed.
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Date: 07/07/2015
Proceedings: Order Severing DOAH Case No. 15-1926CON and Closing File and Relinquishing Jurisdiction.
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Date: 07/07/2015
Proceedings: PruittHealth-Alachua County, LLC's Notice of Voluntary Dismissal filed.
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Date: 06/29/2015
Proceedings: Order Granting Motion for Leave to File Amended Final Witness List.
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Date: 06/29/2015
Proceedings: Order Amending Party Respondents.
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Date: 06/29/2015
Proceedings: Order Severing Party.
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Date: 06/29/2015
Proceedings: HSP Citrus, LLC's Notice of Taking Deposition Duces Tecum of Dennis Robinson filed.
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Date: 06/29/2015
Proceedings: HSP Citrus, LLC's Notice of Taking Deposition Duces Tecum of Maury Fisher, M.D., filed.
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Date: 06/29/2015
Proceedings: HSP Citrus, LLC's Notice of Taking Deposition Duces Tecum of Mark Richardson filed.
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Date: 06/29/2015
Proceedings: HSP Citrus, LLC's Notice of Taking Deposition Duces Tecum of Tom Davidson filed.
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Date: 06/29/2015
Proceedings: HSP Citrus, LLC's Notice of Taking Deposition Duces Tecum of Mike Brittain filed.
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Date: 06/29/2015
Proceedings: HSP Citrus, LLC's Notice of Taking Deposition Duces Tecum of Skip Gregory filed.
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Date: 06/29/2015
Proceedings: HSP Citrus, LLC's Notice of Taking Deposition Duces Tecum of Dr. Jose Medina-Sanchez filed.
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Date: 06/29/2015
Proceedings: HSP Citrus, LLC's Notice of Taking Deposition Duces Tecum of Jeffrey A. Shera filed.
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Date: 06/29/2015
Proceedings: HSP Citrus, LLC's Notice of Taking Deposition Duces Tecum of Morris, Stephens, Lovelace, P.A., filed.
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Date: 06/29/2015
Proceedings: HSP Citrus, LLC's Notice of Taking Deposition Duces Tecum of Jennifer Benjamin filed.
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Date: 06/29/2015
Proceedings: HSP Citrus, LLC's Notice of Taking Deposition Duces Tecum of Geoff Fraser filed.
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Date: 06/29/2015
Proceedings: HSP Citrus, LLC's Notice of Taking Deposition Duces Tecum of Taylor Huston, M.A. filed.
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Date: 06/29/2015
Proceedings: HSP Citrus, LLC's Notice of Taking Deposition Duces Tecum of Jason Canlas filed.
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Date: 06/29/2015
Proceedings: HSP Citrus, Notice of Taking Deposition Duces Tecum of Debbie Kennedy filed.
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Date: 06/29/2015
Proceedings: HSP Citrus, LLC's Notice of Taking Deposition Duces Tecum of Jacquelyn D. Cattell filed.
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Date: 06/26/2015
Proceedings: CCHI, LLC's Unopposed Motion for Leave to File Amended Final Witness List filed.
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Date: 06/26/2015
Proceedings: HSP Citrus, LLC's Notice of Taking Deposition Duces Tecum of Patti Greenberg filed.
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Date: 06/26/2015
Proceedings: HSP Citrus, LLC's Notice of Taking Deposition Duces Tecum of William Shine filed.
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Date: 06/26/2015
Proceedings: HSP Citrus, LLC's Notice of Taking Deposition Duces Tecum of David Lisle filed.
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Date: 06/26/2015
Proceedings: HSP Citrus, LLC's Notice of Taking Deposition Duces Tecum of Michael Byrd filed.
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Date: 06/26/2015
Proceedings: HSP Citrus, LLC's Notice of Taking Deposition Duces Tecum of Alyce Watts filed.
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Date: 06/26/2015
Proceedings: HSP Citrus, LLC's Notice of Taking Deposition Duces Tecum of Daniel Wyman, M.D. filed.
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Date: 06/26/2015
Proceedings: HSP Citrus, LLC's Notice of Taking Deposition Duces Tecum of Ryan Beddingfield filed.
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Date: 06/26/2015
Proceedings: HSP Citrus, LLC's Notice of Taking Deposition Duces Tecum of Aneel Gill filed.
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Date: 06/26/2015
Proceedings: HSP Citrus, LLC's Notice of Taking Deposition Duces Tecum of Phillips Small filed.
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Date: 06/26/2015
Proceedings: HSP Citrus, LLC's Notice of Taking Deposition Duces Tecum of Neil L. Pruitt, Jr. filed.
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Date: 06/26/2015
Proceedings: HSP Citrus, LLC?s Partial Voluntary Dismissal as to CON Application No. 10251 Only filed.
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Date: 06/22/2015
Proceedings: Pruitthealth-Alachua County, LLC's Final Witness List filed.
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Date: 06/22/2015
Proceedings: Alachua County HRC, LLC's Final Witness List filed.
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Date: 06/22/2015
Proceedings: CCHI, LLC's Final Witness List filed.
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Date: 06/22/2015
Proceedings: HSP Citrus, LLC's Final Witness List filed.
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Date: 06/02/2015
Proceedings: HSP Citrus, LLC?s Notice of Service of First Interrogatories and First Request to Produce to Pruitthealth-Alachua County, LLC filed.
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Date: 06/02/2015
Proceedings: HSP Citrus, LLC?s First Request for Production of Documents to Pruitthealth-Alachua County, LLC filed.
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Date: 06/01/2015
Proceedings: Alachua County HRC, LLC's Preliminary Witness List filed.
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Date: 06/01/2015
Proceedings: HSP Citrus, LLC's Preliminary Witness List filed.
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Date: 06/01/2015
Proceedings: CCHI, LLC's Preliminary Witness List filed.
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Date: 05/26/2015
Proceedings: Alachua County HRC, LLC's Responses and Objections to HSP Citrus, LLC's First Request for Production filed.
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Date: 05/26/2015
Proceedings: Notice of Service of Alachua County HRC, LLC's Answers and Objections HSP Citrus, LLC's First Interrogatories filed.
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Date: 05/22/2015
Proceedings: HSP Citrus, LLC's Notice of Service of Responses and Objections to Alachua County HRC, LLC's First Request to Produce and First Set of Interrogatories filed.
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Date: 05/21/2015
Proceedings: Notice of Service of CCHI, LLC's First Interrogatories to Pruitthealth-Alachua County, LLC filed.
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Date: 05/21/2015
Proceedings: CCHI, LLC's First Request for Production of Documents to Pruitthealth-Alachua County, LLC filed.
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Date: 04/27/2015
Proceedings: Notice of Retaining Court Reporter filed.
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Date: 04/27/2015
Proceedings: Order of Pre-hearing Instructions.
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Date: 04/27/2015
Proceedings: Notice of Hearing (hearing set for August 27, 28, 31 through September 4 and 9 through 11, 2015; 9:00 a.m.; Tallahassee, FL).
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Date: 04/24/2015
Proceedings: The Agency for Health Care Administration's Preliminary and Final Witness List filed.
Date: 04/24/2015
Proceedings: CASE STATUS: Pre-Hearing Conference Held.
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Date: 04/23/2015
Proceedings: HSP Citrus, LLC's First Request for Production of Documents to Alachua County HRC, LLC filed.
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Date: 04/23/2015
Proceedings: HSP Citrus, LLC's Notice of Service of First Interrogatories and First Request to Produce to Alachua County HRC, LLC filed.
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Date: 04/22/2015
Proceedings: Alachua County HRC, LLC's First Request for Production of Documents to PruittHealth- Alachua County, LLC filed.
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Date: 04/22/2015
Proceedings: Notice of Serving Alachua County HRC, LLC's First Interrogatories to PruittHealth filed.
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Date: 04/22/2015
Proceedings: Alachua County HRC, LLC's First Request for Production of Documents to HSP Citrus, LLC filed.
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Date: 04/22/2015
Proceedings: Notice of Serving Alachua County HRC, LLC's First Interrogatorries to HSP Citrus, LLC filed.
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Date: 04/21/2015
Proceedings: Petitioner PruittHealth-Alachua County, LLC's Response to Initial Order filed.
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Date: 04/20/2015
Proceedings: (Petitioner's) Unopposed Motion for Case Management Conference filed.
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Date: 04/16/2015
Proceedings: Order of Consolidation (DOAH Case Nos. 15-1925CON, 15-1926CON, and 15-1938CON).
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Date: 04/16/2015
Proceedings: Notice of Transfer.
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Date: 04/15/2015
Proceedings: Joint Response to Intitial Orders and Unopposed Motion to Consolidate filed.
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Date: 04/15/2015
Proceedings: Notice of Appearance (Karen Putnal) filed.
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Date: 04/10/2015
Proceedings: Initial Order.
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Date: 04/09/2015
Proceedings: Decisions on Batched Applications filed.
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Date: 04/09/2015
Proceedings: Alachua County HRC, LLC's Petition for Formal Administrative Proceedings filed.
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Date: 04/09/2015
Proceedings: Notice (of Agency referral) filed.

Case Information

Judge:
ROBERT S. COHEN
Date Filed:
04/09/2015
Date Assignment:
04/15/2015
Last Docket Entry:
10/26/2015
Location:
Tallahassee, Florida
District:
Northern
Agency:
Other
Suffix:
CON
 

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