COMMUNITY PUBLIC HEALTH (Program); COMMUNITY HEALTH PROMOTIONGovernor's Recommendations
2022-23
Current Year Budget
2021-22
Difference
DollarsPositionsDollarsPositionsDollarsPositions
$924,403,674246.50$894,004,105246.50$30,399,5690.00
 

 
Policy Area:  HEALTH SERVICES TO INDIVIDUALS
Issue:            HEALTHY FLORIDIANS HEALTHY FUTURE REDUCING INFANT AND MATERNAL MORBIDITY AND MORTALITY

Justification
Governor's Recommendations 2022-23
The Governor's Budget Recommendation for Fiscal Year 2022-23 includes $800,000 in the General Revenue Fund to contract with a research institution to implement the Self-Designated and Verified Maternal and Newborn Hospital Level of Care. These funds will be used to support external verification of self-designated levels of care for all Florida delivery hospitals wanting to operate at a higher level than basic maternal and newborn care.