Job Title:Nurse Consultant (Patient Safety)
Department:Department Of Health And Human Services
Agency:Indian Health Service
Job Announcement Number:IHS-14-HQ-1087729-ESEP/MP
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|$106,263.00 to $138,136.00 / Per Year|
|Thursday, April 03, 2014 to Wednesday, April 23, 2014|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - Permanent|
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
Rockville, MD View Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|Candidates eligible under Indian Preference appointing authority; All Federal employees serving on a career or career-conditional appointment; Reinstatement eligible; Veterans Preference including Veterans Employment Opportunities Act of 1998 (VEOA); Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan (ICTAP) eligible; Schedule A, and/or PHS Commissioned Corps Personnel|
|Public Trust - Background Investigation|
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.
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 in the Indian Health Service (IHS), Office of Clinical and Preventive Services (OCPS), Division of Nursing Services. The Division of Nursing Services (DNS) provides leadership, professional and technical expertise, evaluation, workforce development, nursing recruitment, scholarship support services, and budget oversight for Nursing Services, Womens Health, Public Health Nursing, Community Health Representative Programs, and other national nursing initiatives.
The incumbent of this position reports to the Director, DNS within OCPS.
See http://www.ihs.gov/jobsatihs/ for more details.
- Not Required
- 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