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    Applications are now being accepted for the Indian Health Service Summer 2021 Externship Program. Externships will be from May 2021 through August 2021. These positions are being filled under Excepted Service. Transcripts are required documentation for this position. Unofficial transcripts will be accepted.

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    Eligible degree programs for Summer 2021 (must be accepted into program at time of application): Bachelor of Nursing, Optometry, Physician Assistant, Pharmacy (PharmD), Nurse Practitioner, Nurse Anesthetist, Nurse Midwife, Allopathic Medicine, Osteopathic Medicine, Dentistry (DMD), Chemical Dependency, Clinical Psychology, Counseling Psychology, Clinical Social Work (MSW), Physical Therapy (DPT), Podiatry, and Pre-Medicine (senior level).

    Students will be assigned to an Indian Health Service healthcare delivery system to participate in a full-range of activities in their respective health disciplines or fields. The duties will vary depending on the profession or field entered, year in school, prior experience, etc

    .Duties include:

    • Gain working knowledge and experience in your chosen health profession or field with Indian Health Service during non-academic periods for up to 120 workdays per calendar year.
    • Assist preceptor in daily duties in their academic field.
    • Assist and prepare reports on assigned projects.
    • Assist on day to day administrative operations by performing tasks related to their department functions.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/583366400. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.