Welcome to the Florida Developmental
Disabilities Resources Website
The Florida Developmental Disabilities Resources Website is a public reporting resource for individuals with developmental disabilities living in or moving to the State of Florida. The primary purpose of this Website is to help individuals with developmental disabilities find a provider who best meets their needs.
Qlarant, a certified Quality Improvement Organization (QIO), works in partnership with the State of Florida’s Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA) and the Agency for Persons with Disabilities (APD). It is important to note that funding for Qlarant does not reduce the amount of money APD has for services or the amount of services an individual may receive.
A primary goal in the Florida service system is to improve the quality of supports for Florida citizens with developmental disabilities. The values supported and actively promoted within the system are:
Provider performance information is available for providers who have received a “Provider Discovery Review (PDR)” from the Qlarant in the past 18 months. Performance scores reflect waiver rule compliance based upon the number of standards reviewed during the Provider Discovery Review. Visit www.florida.qlarant.com for a brief description of the review process.
Information for providers who have billed for Medicaid Services in the past 12 months is available through these websites for the following Developmental Disabilities Home and Community Based Services (DD HCBS) programs:
The information includes: provider name, contact person, address, telephone number, services provided, and location. Additionally results on several performance review areas are reported for each provider..