The Health Service Board may appoint a full-time or part-time medical director. He or she shall hold office at its pleasure. The medical director shall be responsible to the Board as a board, but not to any individual member or committee thereof. The Health Service Board shall appoint a full-time administrator with experience in administering health plans or in comparable work, who shall hold office at the Health Service Board’s pleasure. The Health Services administrator shall administer the Health Service System in accordance with the provisions of this Charter and the rules, regulations and policies of the Health Service Board. The Board and each committee of the Board shall confine its activities to policy matters and to matters coming before it as an appeals board. The Board shall prepare its rules, regulations and policies so that they are clear, definite and complete and so that they can be readily administered by the Health Services administrator.
(Amended November 2004)