Supervisory Physician

Feb 09, 2018
IHS-18-KA-10136106-DHA (Kayenta 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 position is located at the Kayenta Service Unit, Division of Clinical Services, Kayenta, AZ. The incumbent of this position provides supervisor, administrative and clinical consultative services to these facilities. This position serves a Clinical Services Director for the Kayenta Service Unit with full responsibility for supervising all primary care staff including Physicians, advanced Practice Nurses, Nurse midwives, ancillary staff and physician assistants at the Kayenta Health Center, Inscription House Health Center, and the Dennhotso Health Station

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.