Physician (Family Practice), (Internal Medicine) or (Pediatrics)

Location
New Mexico
Posted
Mar 12, 2018
Ref
IHS-18-AQ-10147718-ESEP/MP (Taos NM)
Specialty
Family Medicine
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 Open Continuous Announcement (OCA) accepts applications throughout the year with eligible candidates being placed on the register and referred for consideration when vacancies occur.

Your application will expire 3 months from the application date and you must reapply to keep your application active.


The Physician (Family Practice), (Internal Medicine), or (Pediatrics) positions are located within the Albuquerque Area Indian Health Service. There may not be immediate vacancies at all locations. The incumbent provides consultative and/or direct medical services within their specialized areas to both inpatients and outpatients clinics regarding examination, diagnosis, and treatment of neo-natal, pediatric, geriatric, adolescent and adult patients. Provide a high degree of patient care activities within established guidelines, policies and concepts as a good medical practice.

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 procedures. Please review vacancy announcement number IHS-18-AQ-10147719-DH for eligibility requirements. NOTE: Applicants must apply separately for each announcement in order to be considered.

Area of Consideration: Government Wide