New Board Opportunity from NOBC! Apply by 3/12/2020
Board opportunity outlined below. If you are interested, please submit your:
- Curriculum vitae/ Résumé
- 1 reference letter pertinent to director duties and responsibilities
- 150-word essay, which states agreement and commitment to the job description above and why board members should vote for you.
- A professional picture of you in .gif or .jpeg format.
to NOBC@nursesonboardscoaltion.org no later than 03/12/2020 (Note: Please save submission information as single PDF file. Name the PDF (NBCMI_yourlastname.firstname). Alternatively, feel free to share the opportunity with others who may be a potential fit. The details of this board opportunity are listed below.
Organization: National Board of Certification of Medical Interpreters (NBCMI)
Organization Mission: The mission of the National Board is to foster improved healthcare outcomes, patient safety, and patient/provider communication, by elevating the standards for and quality of medical interpreting through a nationally recognized and validated certification for medical interpreters.
Level of experience desired of nurse candidate: N/A; other board experience would be helpful but is not required.
Desired area of health care specialty (if any): N/A; we are looking for a candidate who sees medical interpreters as a critical part of a patient’s care team and is passionate about ensuring patient access to quality medical interpretation.
Desired specific areas of governance expertise of nurse candidate:
- Fundraising / Development
- Strategic Planning
Are there any residency requirements? No; a minimum commitment of 6 hours per month is required, including a monthly meeting (via conference call).
Does the position require a specific political affiliation? no
Does the position have membership requirements for the nurse candidate? no
When would the appointment begin? ASAP
Number and location of meetings annually: monthly meetings; may attend via conference call.
Is there an expected financial contribution from board members? If so, amount? No.
Nomination deadline for this position? 03/16/2020
What is the approval / vetting process?
Following submission through NOBC, selected candidates will be invited to attend a phone interview with current board members.
Thank you in advance for applying to serve, and we look forward to reviewing your application.
NOBC Operations Specialist