Board and Committee Vacancies

EMS ADVISORY COMITTEE
COMITTEE OPENING
February 2019
 
PHYSICIAN MEMBER
The Oregon Medical Board (Board) and its EMS Advisory Committee (Committee) are seeking letters of interest and curricula vitae (CV) from physicians interested in serving on the Committee.
 
The physician must be a licensed, actively practicing physician who is a supervising physician, medical director, or practicing emergency medicine physician.

The Committee is composed of two physician members, three EMS members, and one public member. The term of office is three years, and members may serve no more than two terms. The Committee meets four times a year with additional meetings or conference calls if necessary.

The Committee’s purpose and major objective is to help ensure the availability of safe, professional medical services to the people of Oregon. The Committee makes recommendations to the Board on matters of scope of practice for all levels of emergency medical services providers and requirements and duties of supervising physicians. The Board then takes final action based upon those recommendations.

Interested applicants may submit a CV and a letter of interest addressing the following areas:

  • Educational/training/practice experience
  • Any committee or team experience
  • Why you are interested in serving as a member on the EMS Advisory Committee
Application materials must be submitted to the Board at 1500 S.W. First Ave., Suite 620, Portland, OR 97201 or shayne.nylund@omb.oregon.gov by April 15, 2019.

The Committee will interview interested applicants during its meeting on May 17, 2019, and forward recommendations for a new member to the Board. The Board will appoint the new member to the Committee at its regular meeting.
 

Individuals interested in becoming a member of the Oregon Medical Board can view additional information about the appointment process at http://www.oregon.gov/gov/admin/Pages/Boards-and-Commissions.aspx.
 
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