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.
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 Excepted Service Examining Plan/Merit Promotion (ESEP/MP) procedures. Please review vacancy announcement number IHS-17-NN-1889645-ESEP/MP for eligibility requirements. NOTE: Applicants must apply separately for each announcement in order to be considered.
This position is located in the Ambulatory Care Clinic, Four Corners Regional Health Center, Red Mesa, Arizona and Dzilth-Na-O-Dith-Hle Health Center, Bloomfield, New Mexico. The Nurse/Clinical Nurse performs a variety of professional nursing care procedures and treatment for outpatient, specialty clinics and urgent care. The registered nurse assesses patients of all ages, initiates treatment, administers therapeutic measures and collaborates with the multi-disciplinary team. This position reports to the Supervisory Clinical Nurse in Ambulatory Care.