Medical Officer (ER, FP)
This position is being announced concurrently under Excepted Service Examining Plan/Merit Promotion Plan (ESEP/MPP) procedures. Please review vacancy announcement number ++IHS-17-GP-1975082-ESEP/MP ++; for eligibility requirements.
NOTE: Applicants must apply separately for each announcement in order to be considered
The purpose of this position is to provide comprehensive care to pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients within the Department of Health & Human Services (HHS), Indian Health Services (IHS), Northern Plains Region, Great Plains Area, Clinical Services Division, Eagle Butte, South Dakota. Position reports to the Supervisory Medical Officer (Clinical Director).
This Open Continuous Announcement (OCA) allows acceptance of applications throughout the year with eligible applicants being placed on the OCA register and referred for consideration as vacancies occur. Cut Off dates will be established based on the date requests for list of Eligible are received to fill other vacancies.
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.