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The Florida Department of Health works to protect, promote & improve the health of all people in Florida through integrated state, county, & community efforts.

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Boards and Councils

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The Department of Health's Division of Medical Quality Assurance serves as the principle administrative support unit for the Boards and Councils. The Boards and Councils are supported by a full-time professional staff based in Tallahassee, and its regulatory functions are funded in full by fees paid by its licensees. Board members are appointed by the Governor and subject to confirmation by the Senate.  Department Council members are appointed by the State Surgeon General.