Health Facilities Council

To assure that growth and changes in the health care system occur in an orderly, cost-effective manner and that the system is adequate and efficient. They review and Issue decisions on applications for Certificate of Need.

Board Administrator

Name Contact Phone Email
Rebecca Swift 515-281-4344

Board Profile

Board or Commission Name Department or Agency
Health Facilities Council Public Health, Department of
Location of Board Meetings Normal Meeting Schedule Normal Meeting Time
Lucas State Office Building
Des Moines, Iowa 50319
Quarterly Generally all day occasionally two days.
Total Board Members Governor Appointed Vacant Appointments Term Length
5 5 1 6 Years
Organizational Authority  

Board Members

Apply To This Board

Member Name City County Position Term Begin Term End↓ Gender Party Status
Vacant Informed Citizen 05/01/2007 04/30/2013 Male Rep V
Stephen Dengle West Des Moines POLK Informed Citizen 07/09/2018 04/30/2021 Male Dem A
Harold Miller Bettendorf SCOTT Informed Citizen 05/01/2017 04/30/2023 Male Rep A
Brenda Perrin Cherokee CHEROKEE Informed Citizen 05/01/2017 04/30/2023 Female Rep A
Carol Earnhardt Davenport SCOTT Informed Citizen 05/01/2019 04/30/2025 Female Rep A

A = Active
V = Vacant