FHEA District IV Meeting
Wednesday January 21, 2015
Gary Furdell is a State of Florida Municipal Fire Inspector and a Fire Protection Specialist for the State of Florida Agency for Healthcare Administration. He conducts both State and Federal Surveys in Hospitals, Skilled Nursing Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical Centers, Hospice Facilities, and Birthing Centers since 1994.
Gary is a Technical Committee Member for the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)Life Safety Code for Chapters 18, 19, 20, and 21 regarding Healthcare Facilities and Ambulatory Healthcare, as well as NFPA 5000 (Building Construction and Safety) used in other states. Gary revises and updates the AHCA State K-Tag regulations for Life Safety Code, and teaches update classes for those revisions for AHCA Staff, FHEA, FHCA, and FFMIA.
EDUCATIONAL PRESENTATION WILL BE GIVEN BY AHCA LIFE SAFETY SPECIALIST
The January meeting starts at 4pm and will be held at Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital at Memorial.
1005 Joe DiMaggio Drive
Hollywood, FL 33021
Directions are as follows:
From I-95 from the North: Get off on Hollywood Blvd; Make right on Hollywood Blvd until 35th Ave; Make Right; Past Johnson St on the right is the hospital. On the traffic light, make left and park in the visitors Parking Garage on the right. Please bring ticket in order to stamp.
From I-95 from the South: Get off on Hollywood Blvd; Make left on Hollywood Blvd until 35th Ave; Make Right; Past Johnson St on the right is the hospital. On the traffic light, make left and park in the visitors Parking Garage on the right. Please bring ticket in order to stamp.
Dinner will be served during the meeting.
Important information about AHCA Life Safety Inspections
Presenter: Gary Furdell, Senior AHCA Life Safety Surveyor, Agency for Health Care Administration
RSVP is absolutely required. RSVPíS MUST BE RECEIVED NO LATER THAN FRIDAY JAN. 16TH!
Vendors must be a current 2015 member to attend.
RSVP Here: lily@
March 18, 2015 meeting at Cleveland Clinic Florida
3100 Weston Rd Weston Florida 33331
Education presentation by AHCA sr surveyor Jack Waisblat
Meeting starts at 4pm