Discovery Village At Sarasota Bay is proud to announce that it has received a “deficiency free” rating from the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA), the state organization responsible for the licensure and regulation of health care providers. A deficiency-free rating designates that Discovery Village At Sarasota Bay is in full compliance with AHCA regulations regarding the health and safety of its residents.

During a comprehensive, unannounced inspection of Discovery Village At Sarasota Bay, an AHCA representative collected information through a review of numerous records, policies and procedures, staffing reports and other documents. They also evaluated the team members as they went about their daily procedures, and conducted interviews with residents, family members, staff, visitors, and volunteers. At the conclusion of the inspection, AHCA determined that no issues or problems were found, earning Discovery Village At Sarasota Bay a deficiency-free rating.

“We are pleased to announce that our community has earned the deficiency-free rating from the AHCA,” said Richard J. Hutchinson, CEO and co-founder of Discovery Senior Living. “This rating is difficult to receive in our industry, and it serves as testament to our team’s devotion to our residents and their continued efforts to protect their health and safety.”

Discovery Village At Sarasota Bay offers three options for senior living: Supervised Independent Living, all-inclusive Assisted Living and Memory Care with no care levels. The 130,000-square-foot community presents a variety of features and amenities, including a Grande Clubhouse, which offers sensational dining with three gourmet meals and tableside service daily, bistro and ice cream parlor, bar and lounge, library, indoor heated wellness pool, senior-equipped fitness center, health and wellness center, arts and crafts studio, salon and barber services, media center with cognitive brain fitness program and movie theater. Additional features and services include complimentary scheduled transportation, concierge services, housekeeping, social and recreational activities, an on-site medical director, on-site therapies, an on-site Medicare-certified home healthcare agency and 24/7 access to a team of experienced professionals. Accommodations include grande suites, and one- and two-bedroom apartment homes. For more information on Discovery Village At Sarasota Bay, call 941-209-3466 or visit