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The Operating Room Nurse positions are located in the Operating Room Department at Northern Navajo Medical Center, Shiprock, New Mexico. The Perioperative nurse is responsible for the delivery of comprehensive patient care within the preoperative, intraoperative, and postoperative periods of patient's experience during operative and other invasive procedure, using the framework of the nursing process. This position reports to the OR Supervisory Clinical Nurse.
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 Hiring procedures. Please review vacancy announcement number IHS-17-NN-1895319-DH; for eligibility requirements. NOTE: Applicants must apply separately for each announcement in order to be considered under all hiring authorities.