Department: Department Of Health And Human Services
Agency: Indian Health Service
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The Indian Health Service (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.
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The IHS is required by law to give absolute 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 IHS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
This position is being announced concurrently under Excepted Service and Merit Promotion procedures. Please review vacancy announcement number IHS-13-AQ-945965-ESEP/MP number for eligibility requirements. NOTE: Applicants must apply separately for each announcement in order to be considered.
Four permanent full-time positions. Selection will be made from Vacancy Announcment No. IHS-AQ-945965-ESEP/MP, IHS-13-AQ-946275-DH OR IHS-13-AQ-945337-ESEP/MP, IHS-13-AQ-946230-DE (four selection only).
This position located at the Acoma-Canoncito-Laguna (ACL) Service Unit reports to the Clinical Director. The primary purpose of the position is to provide direct primary care providers services at the service unit and at surrounding satellite clinics within the ACL Service Unit.
Area of Consideration: All Sources
- The selected applicant will be subject to a pre-employment background
- investigation, which will include a fingerprint check.
- If applicable-Selective Service registration (Males born after 12/31/59)
- U.S. Citizenship is required