Jan 11, 2018
IHS-18-PI-10113215-DHA (Phoenix AZ)
Family Medicine
Position Type
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 is a Direct Hire Open Continuous Announcement (OCA) for Physician (Psychiatry) for consideration in this specialty with the department at the Phoenix Indian Medical Center in Phoenix, AZ and will report to the Department Supervisor onsite. The Physician has a specialty as indicated in this announcement to assess, plan, implement, evaluate, when giving direct patient care within specialty considered.

TITLE 38 MARKET PAY: $130,000 - $264,000 per annum. Specific salary information for medical specialty:
-Child Psychology, Adult Psychiatry; up to $260,000
-Administration/Psychiatry; up to $264,000 per annum.

Qualified candidates with a complete application will be considered for current or future vacancies as they occur. Veterans' preference and traditional rating and ranking of applications do not apply to this vacancy announcement. Applications will remain eligible for three (3) months from the time the application is received.

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.