Board Position Details

Patient Safety Commission Board Seeking Nursing Home Representative

Close Date: 12/31/2017

The Oregon Patient Safety Commission (OPSC) welcomes nominations for new members to its Board of Directors. Members of the Board volunteer their time and are appointed by the Oregon Governor to serve a four-year term with the option to reappoint for a second term. OPSC’s Board consists of 17 members reflecting the diversity of facilities, providers, insurers, purchasers, and consumers that are involved in patient safety. Candidates for OPSC’s Board must demonstrate interest, knowledge, or experience in the area of patient safety. Qualified individuals may self-nominate or receive a nomination from others. Application Process The process to apply for a Governor-appointed Board or Commission is outlined on’s How to Apply webpage. Before applying, nominees or those wishing to nominate an individual are encouraged to contact Kristina Rice Whitlow, Executive Appointments Manager, Office of the Governor ( or Tom Stuebner, OPSC Executive Director (

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