Medical Officer

Nov 23, 2017
IHS-18-BI-10079864-DH (Harlem MT)
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.

These positions are located within health centers or service units of the Billings Area Indian Health Service, Medical Staff Department. The position report to the Clinical Director, designee or a Clinical Services Administrator. The purpose of the position is to provide is to provide comprehensive clinical medical care (educative, preventative, curative and rehabilitative) at a primary and secondary level, both on an ambulatory and inpatient basis.
Selectee(s) may be eligible for recruitment and relocation incentives, credit for annual leave, and/or loan repayment opportunities.
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.
Your application will expire in 3 months and you will need to reapply to keep your application active.
This is an open continuous announcement. To remain in active status for positions announced under this open continuous announcement, ensure you keep your application information updated. Failure to keep information updated will result in "expired application" status and you will no longer be considered for future openings.
This position is being announced concurrently under Excepted Service Examining Plan/Merit Promotion Plan (ESEP/MPP) procedures. Please review vacancy announcement number ++IHS-18-10079552-ESEP/MP++; for eligibility requirements.
NOTE: Applicants must apply separately for each announcement in order to be considered.