Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - October 21, 2014
REVISED October 21, 2014 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #16

Manatee County Health Department FY2014-2015 State/County Contract


Contact and/or Presenter Information

Andy Guyre, Division Manager, x 3493

Brenda Rogers, Department Director, x 3489

Action Requested
Authorization for the Chairman to execute FY 2014-2015 Contract between Manatee County and the State of Florida Department of Health in the amount of $929,962 for services to be provided at the Manatee County Health Department for the time period October 1, 2014, through September 30, 2015.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
F.S. Chapter 125

Background Discussion

Florida legislation indicates that public health needs of Counties may be provided for through contractual arrangements between the State of Florida Department of Health (DOH) and the respective County.

On September 18, 2014, as part of its overall budget, the Board approved FY 2014-2015 funding for the Manatee County Health Department. The attached contract between Manatee County and the DOH specifies amounts and sources of funds to be provided, as well as administrative and programmatic responsibilities of the Manatee County Health Department (CHD).

Other County/Local Resources:

  • $645,518 Program fees, authorized pursuant to County Resolution, to include vital statistics, birth and death certificates, and personal health fees.
  • $925,445 Dollar value of in-kind support provided by County to the CHD in the form of facilities, grounds and building maintenance, utilities, insurance, and postage.

County Attorney Review
Other (Requires explanation in field below)

Explanation of Other

County Attorney's Office reviewed agreement and negotiated changes to ensure full compliance with County policies.

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records
Three (3) original signature contracts are required. Please return all three (3) original signature contracts to Community Services. One fully executed original will be returned to Board Records when received from the State.

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
$929,962 General Revenue Health Department (0010015304)

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  FY 2014-2015 Agreement CHD (Final).pdf