June 23, 2014
The District of Columbia Health Benefit Exchange Authority has two vacancies on its Standing Advisory Board and is seeking applicants to fill the positions through the existing terms which expire November 14, 2014. People interested in serving should email a cover letter and resume to [email protected]. Applications will be reviewed by the Executive Board Business Operations Working Committee and follow up will come from them. The deadline to apply is July 3, 2014. The positions will be announced in July.
The Standing Advisory Board was established pursuant to the Health Benefit Exchange Establishment Act of 2011 (DC Law 19-94). The Executive Board of the Health Benefit Exchange Authority established the nine-member Standing Advisory Board with staggered terms on November 14, 2012. The Executive Board solicits recommendations and consults with the Standing Advisory Board on policy issues.
Qualifications for the Standing Advisory Board Membership include being a resident of the District of Columbia and having expertise in at least one of the following categories:
- Health professionals;
- Health insurance consumers;
- Disease and demographic-specific advocacy groups;
- Commercial sector health plans;
- Public sector health plans;
- Health insurance brokers;
- Health care consumer interest advocacy;
- Health care foundations;
- Exchange Consumers; or
- Such other interests considered necessary.