Medical Officer (Family Medicine)

Location
New Mexico
Posted
Aug 09, 2017
Ref
IHS-17-AQ-10022887-ESEP/MP (Santa Clara Pueblo NM)
Position Type
Permanent
Become a part of an innovative, dynamic, nationwide organization of dedicated health care providers working to meet the individual health care needs of American Indians and Alaska Natives. Indian Health Service (IHS) employees are considerate in our care, creative in our approach, enthusiastic about our work and compassionate with our patients.

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 Santa Clara Health Center, Division of Clinical Services, Santa Clara, NM and reports to the Clinical Director. The primary purpose of the position is to provide direct primary care services to the Santa Clara Health Center.

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 Direct Hire (DH) procedures. Please review vacancy announcement number IHS-17-AQ-10022886-DH; for eligibility requirements. NOTE: Applicants must apply separately for each announcement in order to be considered.

Area of Consideration: Government-wide