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: (1) Assist the State Health Planning and Development Agency in the development of the HSP; (2) Review and make recommendations to the SHPDA on the HSP; and (3) Make recommendations to the SHPDA on an application for a certificate of need.
The SHCC is comprised of 13 members. The members appointed to the SHCC shall include: Four consumers of health care services in the District who are not affiliated with any health care provider or facility; Three public members; Two representatives of incorporated associations of health care facilities in the District; One physician representing an incorporated association of professional physicians in the District; One nurse representing an incorporated association of professional nurses in the District; One 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.
Individuals with professional and life experience as a described above or are consumers.
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.