• Sandy Scott

    Appointed: 10/16/2016

  • Sam Fite - Chairman

    Governor Appointed: 10/15/2009

  • Judith George

    Appointed: 6/27/2013>

  • Jana Thorpe

    Appointed: 8/3/2017

  • Judith T. Mercer - Vice Chairman

    Governor Appointed: 10/15/2009



Hardee Indigent Health Care Board

The District Board consists of five members. Two memebers are appointed to the District Board by the Governor of the state of Florida, and three members are appointed by the Hardee County Board of County Commissioners. Quorum of the District Board is at least three members, two of which are Hardee County Board of County Commissioner appointees.

The District Board shall adopt rules, regulations, and procedures for determining whether a patient is qualified to receive financial assistance as a qualified indigent patient under ordinance 93-03 and for certification that the indigent patient is a Hardee County resident.

The District Board, or its designee, shall be the certifying agency responsible for determining whether a patient is qualified as an indigent patient.


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