Physician (General Surgery)

Nov 15, 2017
IHS-18-OK-10073883-ESEP/MP (Claremore OK)
Family Medicine
Position Type
This position is being re-advertised to solicit additional applications. Applicants who applied previously need not reapply unless submitting updated and/or missing information.

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 serves as a Medical Officer, General Surgeon, for the Claremore Indian Hospital. The incumbent reports to the Surgery department Chief of Staff.

This position is being announced concurrently under Direct Hire Authority procedures. Please review vacancy announcement number IHS-18-OK-10073884-DHA; for eligibility requirements. NOTE: Applicants must apply separately for each announcement in order to be considered under both announcements

This is an Open Until Filled job announcement.** The following cut-off dates will be used to issue a certificate of eligibles: The 1st. of every month, until the position has been filled. Please ensure applications are complete and required documents are submitted before the cut-off dates to receive full consideration.

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.