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ORGANIZATIONAL LOCATION: Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Indian Health Service (IHS), Northern Plains Regional Great Plains Area, PHS Indian Health Hospital, Rapid City, SD, Clinical Services Department. This position reports to the CEO.
The purpose of this position are the provision of comprehensive clinical medical care at a primary level in a hospital setting, the supervision of the Medical Staff, and the representation of the Medical Staff in the Governing Bodies of the Service Unit.
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 Authority procedures. Please review vacancy announcement number ++IHS-17-GP-1889827-DHA++; for eligibility requirements. NOTE: Applicants must apply separately for each announcement in order to be considered for each announcement.
This is an Open Until Filled Job Opportunity Announcement. Certificate of eligible candidates will be issues on a weekly basis as long as the position is not filled. Please ensure applications are complete before the cut-off dates to receive full consideration.
Period of Eligibility: Applicants will remain eligible for three (3) months from the time the application is received. To remain in active status for positions announced under this open continuous announcement, ensure you keep you application information updated. Failure to keep information updated will result in "expired application" status and you will no longer be considered for future openings.