NIHB Career Opportunities

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The National Indian Health Board seeks qualified candidates for the following open positions based in Washington DC:


Accounting Associate

Use your accounting degree to support a mission-driven American Indian organization!

The National Indian Health Board seeks a junior staff accountant for our new Accounting Associate position. You must be organized and detail-oriented with a solutions-oriented attitude. This position reports to the Accounting Manager and collaborates closely with grants and program staff.

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Public Health Policy & Programs Director

Seeking a highly qualified, enthusiastic Public Health Policy & Programs Director!

The National Indian Health Board (NIHB) needs to hire a Director of Public Health Programs and Policy and the person in this role fills a senior leadership and management role for NIHB. S/he reports to the Chief Program Officer and is a member of NIHB’s senior management team. The Director serves as an adviser, policy and budget analyst, advocate and strategist. The position requires complex decision-making and extensive collaboration with peers and senior leaders in Indian Country. The successful candidate will be an individual who has displays vision, passion, commitment, knowledge, skills and a proven track record in achieving measurable advancements in public health infrastructure and capacity, policy and programs for at-risk communities...

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Non-NIHB Career Opportunities



Posted - June 1, 2016

Toiyabe Indian Health Project, Inc.

Toiyabe is currently accepting applications for the following open positions:

  • Human Resource Manager
  • Medical Office Manager
  • Patient Navigator
  • Biomed Tech/Certified Hemodialysis Technician (CHT)
  • Insurance Clerk II
  • Preventive Medicine Department Director
  • Charge Nurse

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Posted - April 8, 2016

Indian Health Service Area Director Vacancy Announcements

Albuquerque: CLICK HERE FOR INFO

Navajo: CLICK HERE FOR INFO

Phoenix: CLICK HERE FOR INFO



Posted - March 30, 2016

Registered Nurse
California Rural Indian Health Board

Under the direction of the RPH Deputy Director, the position is responsible for planning, providing leadership and evaluating public health nursing activities and community health representative education programs for CRIHB Tribal health programs. The incumbent will identify needs to develop and implement a customized culturally competent outreach service plan to the Indian communities and provide education and orientation of nursing personnel. The Registered Nurse will also be responsible for undertaking and completion of a special projects developed by the Executive Leadership. This position will also respond to inquiries for information and education on public health issues. The incumbent will spend a percentage of time working on specific disease and illness related prevention projects, such as immunizations. The Registered Nurse is responsible for high priority public health initiatives such Injury Prevention programs, Communicable Disease response and Emergency Preparedness in tribal communities and will pursue grant funding for such initiatives...

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Posted - March 30, 2016

Pharmacy Program Coordinator
California Rural Indian Health Board

The Pharmacy Program Coordinator (Pharmacist) is responsible for technical assistance in planning, organizing and coordination of pharmacy services of contracting clinics. The pharmacist is responsible for providing Training and Technical Assistance to clinics in establishing and maintaining pharmacy services which meet or exceed Indian Health Service standards and state and federal regulatory requirements. Such activities include onsite assessment of clinic and contracted providers services, collection and analysis of data, and recommendation and development of purchasing service or delivery systems. Position requires extensive travel...

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Posted - February 21, 2016

IHS - Behavioral Health Program Specialist (MSPI/DVPI Coordinator) GS-0101-11/12

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...

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Posted - February 12, 2016

Biostatistician
Northwest Portland Area Indian Health Board

The project biostatistician’s primary responsibility is to assist the Project Director with all data management, statistical analysis, and reporting requirements of the Improving Data and Enhancing Access – Northwest (IDEA-NW) Project. IDEA-NW is currently funded by a five-year grant from the Office of Minority Health. The project aims to: (1) use record linkage methods to assess and improve race data quality for American Indians and Alaska Natives (AI/AN) in a range of health-related data systems; and (2) provide high quality, locally-useful health status data to the NPAIHB’s 43 member tribes...

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Posted - February 12, 2016

Registered Nurse
California Rural Indian Health Board

Position Summary:
Under the direction of the RPH Deputy Director, the position is responsible for planning, providing leadership and evaluating public health nursing activities and community health representative education programs for CRIHB Tribal health programs. The incumbent will identify needs to develop and implement a customized culturally competent outreach service plan to the Indian communities and provide education and orientation of nursing personnel. The Registered Nurse will also be responsible for undertaking and completion of a special projects developed by the Executive Leadership. This position will also respond to inquiries for information and education on public health issues. The incumbent will spend a percentage of time working on specific disease and illness related prevention projects, such as immunizations. The Registered Nurse is responsible for high priority public health initiatives such Injury Prevention programs, Communicable Disease response and Emergency Preparedness in tribal communities and will pursue grant funding for such initiatives.

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Posted - February 2, 2016

Supervisory Clinical Nurse

  • Job Title: Supervisory Clinical Nurse (KY2010)
  • Department: Department Of Health And Human Services
  • Agency: Indian Health Service
  • Hiring Organization: PHS Indian Hospital, Kyle Health Center, Kyle, SD.
  • Job Announcement Number: IHS-R2-GP-1544687-ESEP/MP

SALARY RANGE:
$80,731.00 to $99,361.00 / Per Year

OPEN PERIOD:
Monday, February 1, 2016 to Friday, February 12, 2016

SERIES & GRADE:
GS-0610-12

POSITION INFORMATION:
Full Time - Multiple Appointment Types

DUTY LOCATIONS:
1 vacancy in the following location:
Kyle, SD

WHO MAY APPLY:
Candidates eligible under Indian Preference appointing authority (ESEP); All Federal employees serving on a career or career-conditional appointment; Reinstatement eligible; Veterans Preference including Veterans Employment Opportunities Act of 1998 (VEOA); Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan (ICTAP) eligible or Schedule A or PHS Commissioned Corps Personnel.

SECURITY CLEARANCE:
Public Trust - Background Investigation

SUPERVISORY STATUS:
Yes

https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/428321700



Posted - December 15, 2015

Policy Analyst/Director of Governmental Affairs
Northwest Portland Area Indian Health Board

The Policy Analyst/Director of Governmental Affairs is responsible for analyzing health related policies, legislation and regulations and their impact on Indian health programs. This position is also responsible for maintaining the Board’s relationships with local, state, and federal government health agencies. The Policy Analyst/Director of Government Affairs provides health related information, and technical assistance to the forty-three federally recognized tribes who are members of the NPAIHB. The Policy Analyst/Director of Government Affairs also provides assistance to the Executive Director to improve the capabilities and operation or NPAIHB projects and activities in order to better serve member tribes...

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Posted - December 14, 2015

Chief Executive Officer
Indian Health Service (IHS) Uintah-Ouray (U&O) Service Unit located in Fort Duchesne, UT

  • Job Title: Health System Administrator (CEO) GS-0670-14
    Department: Department of Health and Human Services
  • Agency: Indian Health Service
  • Job Announcement Number: IHS-R1-PX-1517596-ESEP/MP
  • SALARY RANGE: $98,633.00 to $128,223.00/Per Year
  • OPEN PERIOD: Thursday, December 10, 2015 to Thursday, December 31, 2015
  • SERIES & GRADE: GS-0670-14
  • POSITION INFORMATION: Full Time - Permanent
  • DUTY LOCATION: Fort Duchesne, UT

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Posted - October 15, 2015

Great Plains Tribal Chairmen’s Health Board
Health Insurance Exchange Navigator (2 positions available) – Fort Berthold Reservation and Trenton Service Area, ND

The Navigator is responsible for completing the required HHS-developed training program and passing the certification exam within the first month of employment. The incumbent will conduct public education activities to raise awareness of the Health Insurance Exchange (HIE) and Qualified Insurance Plans (QHP).

http://gptchb.org/job/health-insurance-exchange-navigator-2



 

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