Medical Officer (Emergency Medicine) - DH

New Mexico
Jun 19, 2017
IHS-17-NN-1975116-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 at Shiprock Service Unit, Northern Navajo Medical Center (NNMC), Division of Clinical Services, Emergency Medicine, Shiprock, NM. The incumbent serves as a Medical Officer (Emergency Medicine) physician in providing emergency medical care. Incumbent reports to the Chief of Emergency Medicine.


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 Examing Plan/Merit Promotion Plan (ESEP/MPP)  procedures. Please review vacancy announcement IHS-17-NN-1887870-ESEP/MP; for eligibility requirements. NOTE: Applicants must apply separately for each announcement in order to be considered.