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    Summary

    Our lifestyle is adventurous, community oriented and focused on service and problem solving as part of a professional interdisciplinary team. Join us in improving the health outcomes of 2.2 million American Indians and Alaska Natives. 

    This position is located in the Clinical Services Section at the Quentin N. Burdick Memorial Health Care Facility, Belcourt, North Dakota. The primary purpose of this position is responsible for independently providing preventive, therapeutic care based on assessment of patient, family, and community needs of the Service Unit. This position will report to the Medical Officer (Clinical Director).

    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 Delegated Examining procedures. Please review vacancy announcement number ++IHS-17-GP-1903872-DH++; for eligibility requirements.

    NOTE: Applicants must apply separately for each announcement in order to be considered.

    Exceptional recruiting difficulty may result in payment of a recruitment or relocation incentive/bonus.

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    Responsibilities

    Routine duties shall include providing medical care to individuals eligible for service provided by the Indian Health Service.
    Provide complete and comprehensive medical care in a Hospital/Clinic/Emergency Room/Psychiatric care setting.
    Ordering labs, x-rays, pharmaceutical medication as indicated based on medical condition/diagnosis.
    Carry out all privileges per credentialing requirements and/or guidelines and Medical Staff By-Laws.
    Utilizing the Electronic Health Record during course of carrying out medical care, duties and responsibilities.
    Assesses plans and provides comprehensive and therapeutic medical care to individual geriatric, adult, adolescent, pediatric, and infant patients and their families.
    Performs other position related duties as assigned.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Occasional travel may be required for training and/or other work related duties.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    13

    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    This is an "Open Continuous Vacancy Announcement" and applications will be referred as vacancies occur. Candidates eligible under Indian Preference appointing authority (ESEP); 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 or Schedule A or PHS Commissioned Corps Personnel.

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This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/463425700. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.