Responsible to the Taxpayers of Palm Beach County
For more than 35 years, the 卫生保健 District has managed its programs using a fiscally conservative strategy.
83% 卫生保健 District's budget goes to healthcare services. Ad valorem taxes represent the 卫生保健 District's largest revenue source, covering 67.8% of expenditures with grant funds and patient revenue covering the remainder. The 卫生保健 District's enabling legislation grants it the ability to annually levy ad valorem taxes up to 2.00 mills per $1,000 of taxable value on Palm Beach County properties.
The current assessed millage rate for 2023-2024 is 0.6761, the lowest millage rate in 卫生保健 District history.
The 卫生保健 District's expenditures include a network of primary care clinics, a skilled nursing facility, School Health clinicians staffed in nearly 170 public schools，一个农村; acute-care teaching hospital, two 创伤鹰 air ambulances, two ground ambulances for 卫生保健 District patients, a specialty benefits program for eligible, uninsured residents, and quality performance oversight of the county’s lifesaving trauma system.
The State of 佛罗里达的律例 require the 卫生保健 District to establish a budgetary system and approve a balanced annual operating budget. The 卫生保健 District's enabling legislation requires the Board to annually determine and approve a budget and establish a millage rate in accordance with Chapter 200, 佛罗里达的律例. 除了, the legislation limits the ad valorem tax levied by the 卫生保健 District to two mills with the annual millage levy increase capped at one-quarter of a mill from the amount levied by the 卫生保健 District in the previous year.
参观 Palm Beach County Tax Collector's web site for information about your property tax bill.