Use Your Board Meeting Minutes to Reflect Compliance with Health Center Program Requirements for Board Authority

Health Centers are required to have a board with at least nine and no more than 25 members with a patient majority of at least 51 percent. Health Center Program RequirementsThe patient members must be a reasonable representation of the people who seek and receive health services at the clinic in terms of the demographic attributes identified in the health center’s Uniform Data System (UDS) reporting. Non-patient board members must be representative of the community in which the health center is located; this can be met with individuals who live, work or have some other type of identifiable connection to the community.

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