Job Title:Deputy Director, Office of Clinical and Preventive Services
Department:Department Of Health And Human Services
Agency:Indian Health Service
Job Announcement Number:IHS-HQ-12-754391-DH
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|$123,758.00 to $155,500.00 / Per Year|
|Thursday, September 27, 2012 to Friday, October 19, 2012|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - Permanent|
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
Rockville, MD United StatesView Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|All groups of qualified individuals and Indian Preference Candidates|
DIRECT HIRE AUTHORITY (DHA): This vacancy may be filled through Office of Personnel Management's delegated DHA. All applicants who meet the basic qualification requirements will be forwarded to the Selecting Official for consideration. The "rule of three", Veterans' preference and traditional rating and ranking of applications do not apply. For more information on OPM's authorization of DHA please visit: http://www.opm.gov/DirectHire/index.asp
The IHS is the principal federal health care provider and health advocate for American Indians and Alaska Natives (AI/AN). The IHS goal is to raise Indian health status to the highest possible level. IHS provides leadership and direction to programs and activities designed to improve health outcomes to over 1.9 million AI/AN through a system of IHS, Tribal and Urban operated facilities and programs. For information on the IHS visit IHS.GOV.
The Indian Health Service is required by law to give preference to qualified applicants who meet the Secretary of the Interior's definition of Indian for appointment to vacancies within the IHS in accordance with established IHS policy as outlined in the Indian Health Manual Part 7, Chapter 3. The Indian Health Service is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
The mission of the IHS Office of Clinical and Preventive Services (OCPS), is to provide overall patient care policy and program development, implementation, monitoring and evaluation. OCPS carries out this responsibility through several broad functional activities provided by five divisions to include Behavioral Health, Clinical and Community Services, Nursing Services, Oral Health, and Diabetes Treatment and Prevention. The Deputy Director shares responsibility with the Director, OCPS in the management and supervision of OCPS. The Deputy Director reports to the Director, OCPS.
- The selected applicant will be subject to a pre-employment background
- investigation, which will include a fingerprint check.