State of Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs
August 2013 — Present
Responsible for highly complex tasks associated with drafting and promulgating administrative rules for the health professions regulated under the Michigan Public Health Code. Additionally, responsible for drafting and promulgating administrative rules for the Bureau of Health Care Services and the Michigan Medical Marihuana Program.
Responsible for contract review, including proposing and drafting revisions.
Advising regulatory boards regarding legislative requirements that necessitate the promulgation of administrative rules; independently scheduling meetings with subcommittees of boards in order to develop language for proposed administrative rules; drafting proposed administrative rule language, and the related documents associated with the rulemaking process, including the Request for Rulemaking, Regulatory Impact Statement, and Cost-Benefit Analysis.
Independently scheduling and conducting public hearings relating to proposed administrative rules.
Independently analyzing complex information, making recommendations for policy, and drafting language for administrative rules necessary to implement new initiatives. Analyzing complex health licensing, education, credentialing, and regulatory information and determining which information should be included in policy or rules for newly regulated professions. Independently conducting legal and field research to obtain information in to support development of policy and administrative rules.
Investigates inquiries from licensees, professional associations, representatives of the Legislature and the Governor’s Office, and proposes solutions or responses.