Health Law Judge - Hearings Examiner 3 (HE3) Multiple Positions
Washington State Department of Health
Location: Tumwater, Washington
Type: Full Time
Salary: $6105– $8216
•One of the most competitive benefits package in the nation that is designed to meet the needs of you and your family. Beyond the traditional benefits such as Health, Life Insurance, Retirement, and related benefits, we offer Flex Spending Accounts, Dependent Care Assistance, Deferred Compensation and so much more.
•A commitment to work/life balance by offering flexible schedules and telework options for many positions.
•A?commitment to equity, diversity, and inclusion that fosters an inclusive environment.
•Employees earn between 14 and 25 days of paid vacation per year depending on the length of employment.
•A?wellness?program that offers education, access to healthy food, and fitness classes.
•An?Infant at Work Program?based on the long-term health values of breastfeeding newborns and infant-parent bonding.
•Employee resource groups that provide forums for employees to gather and share ideas about matters that affect their personal and professional lives and support career development.
•DOH is a qualifying employer for the Public Service Forgiveness Program (PSLF). See https://studentaid.gov/manage-loans/forgiveness-cancellation/public-service for more details.
3 openings available.
Telecommuting is allowed.
Internal Number: DOH7111
As a Health Law Judge (HE3), you’ll be supporting the Department’s mission to protect public health by providing efficient, fair, impartial, and consistent adjudicative process for all litigants. As a member of the Adjudicative Services Office (ASO), Health Law Judges (HLJs) conduct judicial proceedings and function as presiding officers in cases where the disciplining authority is either the Secretary of Health or one of the various Boards or Commissions, which regulate healthcare practitioners or facilities, Certificate of Need, WIC and other Department of Health programs.
Juris Doctorate Degree from an accredited Law School
Admission to the Washington State Bar Association and in good standing.
Three (3) years of litigation, trial practice or judicial experience in the past seven years.
NOTE: Trial practice is defined as frequent appearances as an attorney in a court of general jurisdiction or an administrative law tribunal. Judicial experience is defined as experience as a judge in a court of general jurisdiction or an administrative law tribunal in which the rules of evidence are applied.
Our programs and services help prevent illness and injury, promote healthy places to live and work, provide information to help people make good health decisions and ensure our state is prepared for emergencies. To accomplish all of these, we collaborate with many partners every day.
We help ensure a safer and healthier Washington by:
Working to improve health through disease and injury prevention, immunization, and newborn screening
Providing health and safety information, education and training so people can make healthy choices
Promoting a health and wellness system where we live, learn, work, play and worship
Addressing environmental health hazards associated with drinking water, food, air quality and pesticide exposure
Protecting you and your family by licensing healthcare professionals, investigating disease outbreaks and preparing for emergencies