What We Do
The Indian Health Service is a federal agency that provides health care to Native Americans and Alaska Natives.
At IHS operated facilities we are federal government employees and can choose either Civil Service
or Commissioned Corps
At tribally operated facilities we are hired as tribal employees. Visit the Service Units.
Who Has Preference
Preference in hiring is given to qualified Indian candidates according to the Indian Preference Act (Title 25, US Code, Section 472 NS 473). If there are no qualified Indian applicants, non-Indians will be considered according to EEO regulations.
Who We Are:
Public Health Nurses,
Mental Health Staff,
Environmental Health Staff,
Dietetic Services, and
Public Health Nutritionists
Also visit the National Health Service Corps
Interested in Employment?
For current positions, see:
Call the Recruitment Office at (602) 364-5219.