Job Title:Contact Representative
Department:Department Of Health And Human Services
Agency:Indian Health Service
Job Announcement Number:IHS-13-AQ-965602-ESEP/MP
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|$38,790.00 to $50,431.00 / Per Year|
|Tuesday, September 24, 2013 to Monday, October 07, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - Permanent|
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
Santa Fe, NM United StatesView Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|Excepted Service Examining Plan (ESEP); Merit Promotion Plan Candidates (MPP); Veterans Preference Candidates|
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.
For information on the IHS visit IHS.GOV
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 located at the Santa Fe Indian Hospital, Business Office, Santa Fe, New Mexico. Position is to function as a patient advocate to identify patients with eligibility for alternate resources and assist with the enrollment process including patient registratian functions. The position is supervised by the Supervisory Health System Specialist.
Area of Consideration: IHS Wide
See http://www.ihs.gov/jobsatihs/ for more details.
- 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