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Program Delegation #6


CHAPTER 5
DELEGATIONS OF AUTHORITY

SUBJECT:  PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE ACT, TITLE III - GENERAL POWERS AND DUTIES OF PHS, PART D, PRIMARY HEALTH CARE, SUBPART III - SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM AND LOAN REPAYMENT PROGRAM, SECTION 3381 - INDIAN SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

Pursuant to the authority vested in the Director, Indian Health Service, by the Reorganization Order of January 4, 1988, (52 FR 47053), which elevated the Indian Health Service to a PHS Agency, I hereby delegate to the officials listed below, the authority under Title III, Section 3381 of the Public Health Service Act (42 U.S.C. 254r) as amended:

  1. The authority to administer the Indian Health Scholarship Program.

    TO WHOM DELEGATED AREA OF AUTHORITY
    Deputy Director, IHS IHS-wide
    Director of Headquarters Operations IHS-wide
    Associate Director, Office of Health Programs IHS-wide
    Director, Division of Health Professions Recruitment and Training, (OHP) IHS-wide

    AUTHORITY TO REDELEGATE

    This authority may be redelegated subject to Section 707 of the PHS Act.

    1. The authority to provide for the program guidance and administration of an IHS educational loan repayment program.

      TO WHOM DELEGATED AREA OF AUTHORITY
      Associate Director, Office of Health Programs (OHP) IHS-wide
      Deputy Associate Director, Office of Health Programs IHS-wide
      Director, Division of Health Professions Recruitment and Training, (OHP) IHS-wide

      AUTHORITY TO REDELEGATE

      This authority may not be redelegated.

    2. The authority to sign IHS Educational Loan Repayment Program Contracts.

      TO WHOM DELEGATED AREA OF AUTHORITY
      Associate Director. Office of Administration and Management IHS-wide
      Deputy Associate Director, Office of Administration and Management IHS-wide
      AUTHORITY TO REDELEGATE

      This authority may not be redelegated.

      INFORMATlON AND GUIDANCE

      Memorandum to all physicians and Registered Nurses dated June 30, 1988

      SUPERSESSION

      None.

      EFFECTIVE DATE

      This delegation is effective upon date of signature.

    Date:11/23/88
    /Everett R. Rhoades, M.D./
    Everett R. Rhoades, M.D.
    Director
    Indian Health Service


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