Department: Department Of Health And Human Services
Agency: Indian Health Service
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Become a part of the Department that touches the lives of every American! At HHS you can give back to your community, state, and country by making a difference in the lives of Americans everywhere. Join HHS and help make our world healthier, safer and better for all Americans.
The Indian Health Service (IHS), an agency within the Department of Health and Human Services, is responsible for providing federal health services to American Indians and Alaska Natives. IHS provides a comprehensive health services delivery system for American Indians and Alaska Natives with opportunity for maximum tribal involvement in developing and managing programs to meet their health needs. IHS is now accepting applications for the PGY1 2013-2014 residency year. There are IHS Pharmacy residency programs throughout the United States:
Alaska Native Medical Center, Anchorage, Alaska
Southcentral Foundation Ambulatory Care, Anchorage, Alaska
Albuquerque Indian Medical Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico
Cherokee Indian Hospital, Cherokee, North Carolina
Choctaw Nation Health Care Facility, Talihina, Oklahoma
Claremore Indian Health Care Facility, Claremore, Oklahoma
Crownpoint Health Care Facility, Crownpoint, New Mexico
Fort Defiance Indian Hospital, Fort Defiance, Arizona
Gallup Indian Medical Center, Gallup, New Mexico
Hastings Indian Medical Center, Tahlequah, Oklahoma
Rapid City PHS Indian Hospital, Rapid City, South Dakota
Santa Fe Indian Hospital, Santa Fe, New Mexico
Northern Navajo Medical Center, Shiprock, New Mexico
Phoenix Indian Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona
Tuba City Regional Health Care Corporation, Tuba City, Arizona
Whiteriver Indian Health Service Hospital, Whiteriver, Arizona
Warm Springs Health and Wellness Center, Warm Springs, Oregon
IHS residencies offer an excellent opportunity to learn in a progressive practice setting how to help improve the healthcare of Native Americans. Enjoy learning in a multidisciplinary and friendly team environment. The practice setting, cultural diversity, and recreational opportunities will make this your most rewarding pharmacy experience! For more information - http://www.ihs.gov/medicalprograms/pharmacy/Resident/
Most IHS residencies are accredited by American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP).
Who may apply section
Excepted Service Examining Plan Candidates (ESEP)
Merit Promotion Plan Candidates (MPP)
Veteran's Preference including Veterans Employment Opportunity Act (VEOA) Candidates
Commissioned Corps Officers
All other U.S. Citizens (using the Office of Personnel Management's delegated Direct Hire Authority)
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**Please note that applying on-line is not a complete application. You must also submit additional items. Please go to http://www.ihs.gov/medicalprograms/pharmacy/Resident/index.cfm?module=hta for a complete list of application requirements.
- Position subject to background investigation.
- As part of the pre-employment process, fingerprint checks are required.
- If applicable-Selective Service registration (Males born after 12/31/59)
- Must be a US Citizen
- Specific education is required