The objective of the John M. Scott Health Care Commission is to advise the Trustee (Bloomington City Council) of the John M. Scott Health Care Trust in carrying out the purpose and intent of the Trustee to financially support organizations and initiatives that prevent illness and promote health and well-being of McLean County residents who have limited access to health care or the inability to pay for needed health care services.
The John M. Scott Health Care Commission is comprised of eleven members who are residents of or employed in McLean County and are committed to the mission of the John M. Scott Trust, provide the diversity necessary to address the various needs of the local population, and have professional skills to accomplish the objective and purpose of the Trust. At least five members must be health care experts from multiple disciplines. Two of the health care disciplines must be primary care and mental health. Professional expert in finance, grant administration and health care of underserved populations are also required. In accordance with the Last Will and Testament of John M. Scott, one member must represent the Second Presbyterian Church of Bloomington. One member may represent the Township Supervisor of the City of Bloomington or other designee to represent McLean County Township Supervisors.
Individuals interested in membership on the John M. Scott Health Care Commission should complete and submit an application to the City’s Staff Administrator. All applications are forwarded to current Commission members for review and recommendation. Commission-approved recommendations are forwarded to the Trustees for appointment.
Click on the link below to access a Membership Application:
The John M. Scott Health Care Commission meetings are held the 4th Wednesday of every month at 5:30 pm in the Foundry Square Community Room, 915 E. Washington St., Bloomington. Schedule is subject to change due to holidays. Contact Jennifer Toney, Staff Administrator, for meeting date and location confirmation.
Commission Meeting Minutes