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Discipline Chiefs

The role of an IHS Discipline Chief is to monitor your academic performance in order to ensure your success in your health profession education and assist you with placement as an extern or fulfilling your service commitment.

Associate Degree Nurse/Bachelor's Degree Nurse/Pediatric Nursing/Geriatric Nursing/Psychiatric Nursing/Women's Health Nursing/Registered Nurse Anesthetist/Nurse Practitioner

Ms. Celissa Stephens
Indian Health Service
801 Thompson Ave., TMP Suite 300
Rockville, MD 20852
Phone: (301) 443-5070

Master of Public Health: Epidemiology

Indian Health Service
801 Thompson Ave., TMP Suite 450A
Rockville, MD 20852

 

Clinical Psychology/Chemical Dependency Counseling/Counseling Psychology

Beverly Cotton, DNP
Acting Director, Division of Behavioral Health
Indian Health Service
801 Thompson Avenue - RB 340
Rockville, MD 20874
Phone: (301) 443-4754
Fax: (301) 443-7623
ihs.gov/behavioral

Medical Technology

Ms. Nancy Hartmetz
Parker Indian Health Center
12033 Agency Road
Parker, AZ 85344
Phone: (928) 669-3226

 

Coding Specialist/Medical Records

Ms. Rebecca Johnson
Clinical Applications Coordinator
Clinton Indian Health Center
10321 N 2274 Road
Clinton, OK 73601
Phone: (580) 331-3300

Optometry

CAPT Michael Candreva
Chief Clinical Consultant
Standing Rock IHS Hospital
10 N. Riva Road
Ft. Yates, ND 58538
Phone: (701) 854-3831

 

Community/Public Health Education, BS degree

Ms. Mary Wachacha
IHS Health Education Program
PO Box 752
Cherokee, NC 28719
Phone: (828) 292-1175

Pharmacy

CAPT Chris Watson
Director, Pharmacy
Indian Health Service
801 Thompson Ave., Suite 300
Rockville, MD 20852
Phone: (301) 443-4330

 

Dentistry/Dental Hygiene

CAPT Timothy Lozon
Acting Chief, Dental Program
Indian Health Service
801 Thompson Ave., Suite 300
Rockville, MD 20852
Phone: (301) 443-0029

Physical Therapy/Physical Therapy Assistant/Occupational Therapy/Respiratory Therapy

Leslie Harris, DPT
1300 Hospital Loop
1 Main Street
Belcourt, ND 58316
Phone: (701) 477-6111 x544

 

Dietetics/Public Health Nutrition

Ms. Jean Charles-Azure
Indian Health Service
801 Thompson Ave., Suite 300
Rockville, MD 20852
Phone: (301) 443-0576

Physician Assistant/Physician, Osteopath/Physician, Allopath

TBD
Indian Health Service
801 Thompson Ave., TMP Suite 450A
Rockville, MD 20852

 

Engineering

CAPT Carol Rogers
Indian Health Service
801 Thompson Ave., TMP-610
Rockville, MD 20852
Phone: (301) 443-1046

Podiatry

TBD
Indian Health Service
801 Thompson Ave., TMP Suite 450A
Rockville, MD 20852

 

Environmental Health: Sanitation

CAPT Kelly Taylor
Indian Health Service
801 Thompson Ave., TMP-610
Rockville, MD 20852
Phone: (301) 443-1054

Radiology Technology/Ultrasonography

Mr. Philip J. Noonan
Phoenix Indian Medical Center
4212 N. 16 Street
Phoenix, AZ 85015
Phone: (602) 263-1545
Fax: (602) 263-1627

 

Injury Prevention

Ms. Nancy Bill
Indian Health Service
801 Thompson Ave., TMP-610
Rockville, MD 20852
Phone: (301) 443-0105

Respiratory Therapy

Ms. Karen Chief-Onesalt
Chief of Respiratory Therapy
Phoenix Indian Medical Center
Respiratory Therapy Department
4212 N. 16th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85016
Phone: (602) 263-1565

 

Social Work

Beverly Cotton, DNP
Acting Director, Division of Behavioral Health
Indian Health Service
801 Thompson Avenue - RB 340
Rockville, MD 20874
Phone: (301) 443-4754
Fax: (301) 443-7623
ihs.gov/behavioral