HCHD board to meet tonight

The Hutchinson County Hospital District Board of Directors board will meet this evening.The meeting is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. tonight in the executive board room of Golden Plains Community Hospital.Under old business, the board plans to act on subsidies for the Stinnett and Fritch EMS groups and follow-up, an 1115 Waiver, the THA Trustee Conference (update) and the Medical Office Building (update).The board also will act on a Fritch EMS report for March 2012, raising the indigent care qualifying income level to 200 percent federal poverty level, and recommended future agenda items.Action will be taken on the March 2012 financial report and discussion will be held on the Hutchinson County Appraisal District’s estimated appraisal values compared with last year.The board will also act on disbursement approval, the accounts receivable aging report, and an intergovernmental transfer.EMS reports will be presented, along with construction and physician updates from CEO Dennis Jack.The board will consider action on April meeting minutes, hold a time of public comment, and set its next meeting for June 4, 2012.