Nevada Revised Statutes Section 433.244 - Mental Health

Administrator: Qualifications; classification.

1. The Administrator must:

(a) Have training and demonstrated administrative qualities of leadership in any one of the professional fields of psychiatry, medicine, psychology, social work, education or administration.

(b) Be appointed, from a list of three persons nominated by the Commission, on the basis of merit as measured by administrative training or experience in programs relating to mental health, including care, treatment or training, or any combination thereof, of mentally ill and mentally retarded persons and persons with related conditions.

(c) Have additional qualifications which are in accordance with criteria prescribed by the Department of Personnel.

2. The Administrator is in the unclassified service of the State.

Last modified: February 27, 2006