Our Board

Each of our seven board of trustee members reside in Columbia County Florida.
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Our Services

Offering financial assistance to eligible residents of Columbia County Florida.
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Our Mission

To provide quality healthcare services for Columbia County Florida residents.
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Offering financial assistance to those who meet eligibility guidelines

Our Programs

Welcome to the LSHA

The Lake Shore Hospital Authority (LSHA) oversees maintenance and operation of Shands Lake Shore Regional Medical Center in Lake City Florida. It has responsibility for ensuring that the hospital provides medical care options to the residents of this region and providing assistance to the indigent. The LSHA serves a region with a growing population and a dynamic economy. Thus, the LSHA must be proactive in anticipating and preparing for the changing medical needs of this region. There is the recognition that the hospital must grow and develop in order to meet the medical needs of the community.

The LSHA also acknowledges and embraces the role it plays in the betterment of the community. It is through thoughtful, well-conceived actions that the Lake Shore Hospital Authority will fulfill its mission and achieve its vision. These steps are articulated in a strategic plan for hospital maintenance, development and growth.

Eligibility Hours: Monday – Friday from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm


What is the purpose and responsibilities of LSHA?

Our purpose