Supervisory Medical Officer (Administration/Family Practice)

Location
New Mexico
Posted
Aug 09, 2017
Ref
IHS-17-AQ-1996350-ESEP/MP (Albuquerque NM)
Position Type
Permanent
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 the Albuquerque Indian Health Center (AIHC) in Albuquerque, NM and reports to the Chief Executive Officer (CEO). The incumbent serves as the Clinical Director and a Medical Officer (Family Practice) for an ambulatory health care facility. The Clinical Director functions as a full member of the Service Unit's top management group and as a member of the Service Unit Governing Board.  Exercises full, second-line managerial responsibility for planning, development, organization, integration, administration, and evaluation of the clinical services as well as responsible for the administration of Clinical Services and quality safe medical care rendered.

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.

Area of Consideration: Indian Health Service Wide