Method of Appointment: Appointed by Mayor, confirmed by Council
Length of Appointment: 3 years
Residency: Strong preference for DC residents from all 8 wards
Paid board: No (all roles are voluntary)
The SHCC shall assist the State Health Planning and Development Agency (SHPDA) in the development of the Health State Plan (HSP), review and make recommendations to the SHPDA on the HSP; and make recommendations to the SHPDA on an application for a certificate of need.
The SHCC is comprised of 13 members
Qualifications for Appointment:
Members to including the following: four (4) consumers of health care services in the District who are not affiliated with any health care provider or facility, three (3) public members, two (2) representatives of incorporated associations of health care facilities in the District, one (1) physician representing an incorporated association of professional physicians in the District;, one (1) nurse representing an incorporated association of professional nurses in the District, one (1) representative of an incorporated association of the health care insurance industry in the District, and the Director of the Department of Mental Health, or his or her designee.
If you are interested in an appointment to this board, please complete the appointment application. A member of our team will contact you to discuss the opportunity.