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Indiana Code Title 12. Human Services § 12-30-5-2

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Sec. 2. The reimbursement obtained under section 1 of this chapter shall be collected quarterly by the superintendent of the county home in which the individual resides or resided, at a rate of not more than seven dollars ($7) per week.  The money received shall be paid quarterly into the county general fund.  The superintendent or executive officer may, under the direction of the board of commissioners of the county, bring suit against the estate of an individual described in section 1 of this chapter failing to make payment as required in this chapter.  If a judgment is obtained in a suit brought under this section, the judgment constitutes a lien against the part of the estate that is described in the complaint.

Sec. 9. (a) The county executive shall appoint a board of managers for the health center.  The board of managers shall be composed of eleven (11) county residents appointed on the basis of the residents' recognized interest in and demonstrated knowledge of the problems of the health center and the proper care and treatment of the patients and residents.  The board of managers must be composed of any combination of the following:

(1) Physicians holding unlimited licenses to practice medicine in Indiana.

(2) Licensed registered nurses, pharmacists licensed under IC 25-26-13, or licensed dentists.

(3) Individuals appointed from business, industry, and the health professions, or consumer representatives.

(4) Social workers.

(5) Dietitians.

(6) Professional engineers (as defined in IC 25-31-1-2).

(7) Any other resident of the county the board of commissioners considers qualified.

(b) Not more than six (6) members of the board of managers may be members of the same political party.

Cite this article: - Indiana Code Title 12. Human Services § 12-30-5-2 - last updated June 08, 2021 |

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