State seeks health board, commission applicants

February 19, 2013

By Staff

The state Department of Health is seeking residents to serve on health-related boards, commissions and committees.

Overall, 26 groups need volunteers. The open positions include the Board of Hearing and Speech, Board of Optometry, Chiropractic Quality Assurance Commission, Examining Board of Psychology, Midwifery Advisory Committee and the Nursing Care Quality Assurance Commission.

Some groups have immediate vacancies; others need a pool of qualified candidates for future openings. The appointees must be U.S. citizens and Washington residents. Regular meeting attendance is expected and is vital to the success of each team. Members receive reimbursement for certain travel-related expenses and compensation for time spent at meetings and other approved activities.

Find information and applications go to Or call 360-236-4887 to learn more.

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