woman filing medical recordsThe 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

2016 Tentatively Scheduled Meetings Updated 9-15-2016

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

Pursuant to Chapter 80-150 of the Florida Session Laws, if an individual decides to appeal any decision made with respect to any matter considered at a meeting or hearing, that individual will need a record of the proceedings and will need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made. Persons with disabilities who require assistance to participate in the meeting are requested to call our contracted Administrative Support, Dreggors Rigsby & Teal (Ms. Eileen Long), at (386) 626-4870 at least five (5) days in advance so that their needs can be accommodated.