Welcome to West Volusia Hospital Authority (WVHA).


The West Volusia Hospital Authority (WVHA) is an independent special taxing district established by the State of Florida for the purpose of providing access to health care for indigent residents of the district.

The enabling legislation and description of the Tax District’s geographic boundaries can be found here: http://laws.flrules.org/node/4395. Generally applicable ethics laws can be found here: Click to view Tax District Generally applicable ethics laws.

Meetings are held on the third Thursday of each month at 5:00 PM, at a duly noticed location. This website is updated infrequently, and accuracy of meeting information shown here is not guaranteed. Meeting notices are published in the legal notices section of the Daytona Beach News-Journal per statutory requirement. Two hearings are held in September of each year to permit public input on the budget and ad valorem tax rate (millage) under consideration for the upcoming fiscal year. Generally the WVHA takes a recess in December, holding no meeting during that month.

2017 Tentatively Scheduled WVHA Meetings

Agendas for meetings are available on request. Please contact us if you would like a copy of the agenda for our next meeting.

Participating Providers

How to get the WVHA Health Card

Complete an application and provide the following documents:

  • Proof of residency
  • State Identification
  • Proof of Income / Assets
  • Proof of Medicaid Application or Medicaid Application Denial Letter
  • Proof of Affordable Care Act (www.healthcare.gov) Application