The IT Department includes all aspects of technology for the Lake County Health Department. Services in the IT Department include: desktop computers, laptop computers, network servers and equipment, remote connectivity, phone systems, fax machines, printers, productivity software, clinic management software, and other equipment and software that is used in our offices.
For more information, call: (352) 589-6424, ext. 2238.
The Budget Management Department coordinates and provides technical assistance in the planning and management of the Lake County Health Department budget.
It prepares and coordinates the spending plan, and takes the lead in preparing and managing the Core Contract between the State of Florida and the Lake County board of County commissioners. Budget Management coordinates Medicaid cost based reporting, cost allocation, revenue accounting/cash balances, budget analysis, and cost analysis.
For more information call: (352) 589-6424 Ext. 2236.
Finance and Accounting provides accounts payable, accounts receivable, and other fiscal/accounting services to the Lake County Health Department. The Finance and Accounting Department strives to deliver high quality, efficiency, and professional management services to all of its stakeholders. It is committed to maximizing revenue and minimizing costs to ensure best use of federal, state, and local funds. Finance and Accounting provide a strong financial foundation to the Lake County Health Department.
Accounts Payable: This department processes invoices in support of the service delivery system to the community. Under Florida Statue 215.422, the state has 40 days to pay an invoice for commodities or services, and the average time for the Health Department vendors is 7-10 days for payment from the date the invoice is received. For more information call: (352) 589-6424, ext. 2256.
Accounts Receivable: This department is responsible for billing self-pay, sliding fee scale clients with outstanding balances, and other state and local agencies. It is also responsible for billing Medicaid, Medicare, and Third Party Insurance for medical services. For more information call: (352) 589-6424, ext. 2258.
Fiscal Accounting: This department is responsible for FLAIR transactions, financial statements, travel, internal control procedures, year-end processes, and other fiscal activities performed in the Lake County Health Department. For more information call: (352) 589-6424, ext. 2237.
- Accounts Payable
- Accounts Receivable
Purchasing: This department is responsible for purchasing and receiving all clinic orders. For more information, please call: (352) 589-6424, ext. 2244. If you are a vendor looking to do business the Lake County Health Department, please register at: Department of Management Services.
Contract Management: This department prepares contracts, solicits and analyzes bid/proposals, negotiates terms of contracts, monitors provider compliance, reviews provider invoices for payment, and maintains contract files. For more information call: (352) 589-6424, ext. 2267.
Facilities Management: This department provides upkeep for buildings, equipment, and grounds while ensuring a safe environment for patients, staff, and visitors. They are also responsible for mail and courier services, loss prevention and control, and supply and inventory management. For more information call: (352) 589-6424, ext. 2227.
- Contract Management
- Facilities Management
- Vital Statistics
The Lake County Health Department Administrative Services provides management operational support services for all LCHD employees and facilities.
As the Administrator of the Lake County Health Department, I would like to welcome you to our website.
Our mission is to protect, promote & improve the health of all people in Florida through integrated state, county, and community efforts. Through assessing the health needs of the community and establishing health objectives to maintain essential personal, family, community and environmental health services our residents and visitors of Lake County will enjoy a healthy life. Through education, service delivery, local partnerships and the support of the community, we will meet the future health needs of our county as we experience the rewards and satisfaction of practicing public health.
Our website is one of the many ways we are able to share our numerous programs and services offered at the Lake County Health Department with you. Our staff is eager to assist you with any questions or concerns about health and safety issues. I hope you enjoy your visit with us….
Donna R. Gregory, RN, MS
An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We hire only U.S. citizens and lawfully authorized alien workers. Preference shall be given to certain veterans and spouses of veterans as provided by chapter 295, Florida Statutes. If you need an accommodation because of a disability in order to participate in the application/selection process, please notify the hiring authority in advance. The State of /Florida does not tolerate violence in the workplace.
If you are interested in applying for any Lake County Health Department positions, you may now apply online at peoplefirst.myflorida.com. This will bring you to the People First Job Search. At this point you make your choices in the boxes provided. To view all vacancies within a county, it is recommended that you only click in the "select region/county" area and click on the region or county of your choice. Then go to the bottom of the screen and click on search. This will pull up all vacancies within the region or county you specified.
When you see a vacancy of interest, then click on it, this will bring up the description and qualifications for the position.
If interested then you may click on "begin application process" (located at bottom right of screen).
Please note that once you have completed an application for the first time on-line you will not have to complete the application process again when applying for another position.
16140 U.S. Highway 441
Lake County Health Department
P. O. Box 1305
Tavares, FL 32778
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