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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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Public Records Requests

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Submit a Public Record Request

To find public records related to health care providers,
visit the license verification tool.

Public Records Requests Manager

Florida is proud to lead the nation in providing public access to government meetings and records. The public has the right to know how our department is representing their interests by requesting public information.

Public Records Requests

You may also submit a public records request by phone, fax, email, or regular mail to:

Public Records Coordinator
4052 Bald Cypress Way-Bin A02
Tallahassee, Florida 32399-1702
Telephone 850-245-4005
FAX 850-410-1448
PublicRecordsRequest@flhealth.gov

Please provide your name, email address, mailing address, and telephone number so that we may contact you if we have any questions. Additional information that assists us in responding includes but is not limited to: 

1. The name of the person or entity about which you are requesting information. Please note that the Department of Health can only respond with public records that involve the Department of Health.  (See the Department of Health homepage for details.)

2. The address of the person or entity The type of practice/entity (for example a medical doctor)

3. A clearly stated time period for which you are requesting records and the specific type of records you are requesting (for example the final order imposing discipline)

4. Other information that you have that you feel would help us identify the documents you are seeking.

FEES:

15 cents per page (single-sided copies)

20 cents per page (double-sided copies)

All confidential information will be redacted from copies of public records, and any request that requires extensive use of information technology resources or clerical or supervisory assistance may be assessed an additional charge (special service fee) but you will be contacted prior to being charged this fee.  When possible your request will be provided in the manner you requested (for example a paper copy, by email, or on a CD) however you will be contacted first as to any additional costs.

Under Florida law, e-mail addresses are public records. If you do not want your e-mail address released in response to a public records request, do not send electronic mail to this entity. Instead, contact this office by phone or in writing.