Physician - Administration

Mar 12, 2018
IHS-18-PX-10149421-DHA (Parker 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.

Clinical Director for the Clinical Services Division located at the Colorado River Service Unit in Parker, Arizona. The position will serve as an executive member of the service unit management team and will have full responsibility for managing a complex health care delivery system which includes four field clinics. The Clinical Director will report to the Health System Administrator (Chief Executive Officer).

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 is a Direct Hire Open Continuous Announcement (OCA) for the Clinical Director position for the Colorado River Service Unit in Parker, Arizona. This announcement is being used to create an inventory of qualified applicants for the Medical Officer position and will be closed after the position is filled. Qualified candidates with a complete application will be considered for this vacancy. 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.