AHCA denies application for south Lee hospital
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FORT MYERS, Fla. - Lee Memorial Health System learned today that the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA) has denied its application to build an 80-bed hospital in the Bonita Springs/Estero community.
The hospital was proposed for 33 acres along Coconut Road between South Tamiami Trail and Via Coconut Point, adjacent to the Bonita Community Health Center.
LMHS plans to file an appeal to the state division of Administrative Hearings. According to Florida Law, the action must be filed with 21 days of the formal notice of the decision.