DeSoto Memorial Hospital is Joint Commission Accredited. We are diligent in our work every day to maintain the standards The Joint Commission has set for hospitals like us.
We are governed by our Board of Directors, which is comprised of members of our community, appointed by the Governor of Florida.
DeSoto Memorial is not guided to make a profit, instead we are dedicated to take care of our community.
At this time, we receive a voter approved half cent sales tax, we also depend on the reimbursements we receive from patients in the form of Insurance, Medicare, Medicaid, Self-pay, and co-pays and/or deductibles.