Job Title:Health System Specialist (Data Abstractor), GS-0671-09
Department:Department Of Health And Human Services
Agency:Indian Health Service
Job Announcement Number:IHS-R1-CR-1031815-ESEP/MP
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|$47,923.00 to $60,700.00 / Per Year|
|Wednesday, July 30, 2014 to Tuesday, August 12, 2014|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - Multiple Appointment Types|
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
Crownpoint, NM View Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|All groups of qualified individuals|
|Q - Sensitive|
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.
The purpose of this position is to provide preventive and curative services to beneficiaries. Provides accurate ongoing, concurrent and systematic collection of data for use in the identification of opportunities to improve patient care through these functions. This positon is located in the Quality Management Division of the Crownpoint Healthcare Facility, Crownpoint, NM.
- Occasional Travel
- To surrounding clinics and to the Navajo Area Office for meetings.
- 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
- Incumbent is required to maintain a valid driver's license.