State of Washington Classified Job Specification
HEALTH SERVICES CONSULTANT 4
Manages a Section within the Department of Health including the supervision of professional staff;
Serves as a designated senior Health Services Consultant planner/policy analyst reporting directly to WMS Band 2 or Executive Management on issues involving multiple stakeholders. The designation must be conveyed in writing from the Department of Health appointing authority;
Serves as a designated Health Services Consultant specialist to WMS Band2 or Executive Management. The designation must be conveyed in writing from the Department of Health appointing authority.
Positions at this level have the authority to act on behalf of the agency representing their program to public and elected officials, media, etc., regarding issues of high visibility or sensitivity. As a technical specialist, these positions are recognized as the agency expert in a specific program area as designated in writing by the appointing authority.
There may be instances where individual positions must have additional licenses or certification. It is the employer’s responsibility to ensure the appropriate licenses/certifications are obtained for each position.
A Master’s degree with major study in public health, health care administration, public administration, business administration or closely allied field and three years of management or consultative experience in a health services program.
A Bachelor’s degree and five years of management or consultative experience in health services program.
Class Specification History
New class: 6/9/00
New class code: (formerly 57740) effective July 1, 2007