Medical Officer (Chief of Anesthesiology) - DH

New Mexico
Feb 16, 2017
IHS-17-NN-1912711-DH (Shiprock NM)
Position Type
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 Anesthesia Department, Division of Clinical Services, Northern Navajo Medical Center, Shiprock, NM. The primary function of the position is to serve as Chief of Anesthesiology and responsible for the supervision of provision, planning, development, organization, integration, administration, and evaluation of the Anesthesia Department. Incumbent reports to the 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 Excepted Service Examining Plan/Merit Promotion procedures. Please review vacancy announcement number IHS-17-NN-1912610-ESEP/MP; for eligibility requirements. NOTE: Applicants must apply separately for each announcement in order to be considered.