As a result of the current Federal government funding situation, the information on this website may not be up to date or acted upon. Updates regarding government operating status and resumption of normal operations can be found at www.opm.gov . Despite the lapse in appropriations, IHS will continue to provide direct clinical health care services as well as referrals for contracted services that cannot be provided through IHS clinics. For more information on how IHS is impacted, visit: HHS Contingency Plan
From the beauty and serenity of the Great Plains, we seek health care professionals who desire a rewarding career and a partnership with the Native American people. In the Great Plains Area Indian Health Service, we are uniquely positioned to offer state-of-the-art medical facilities within a rich cultural setting. Delivering truly needed primary care and preventive services to the people of this unique land presents many challenges and opportunities.
Commissioned Corps Liaison
Dr. Flauryse Baguidy
Area Dental Officer
Area Dental Consultant
Area Pharmacy Consultant
Area Pharmacy Consultant
Health Professions Recruitment Specialist
Public Health Nursing
Dayle Knutson, RN, BSN
Nurse Consultant - PHN
Phone: 605-462-6155 x6262
Indian Health Service 437 Scholarship Coordinator
Student Extern Coordinator
- Indian Health Service - Nursing
The nursing division of the Indian Health Service offers information in loan repayment, job opportunities, continuing education, to name a few.
- Indian Health Service - Physicians
The physicians division of the Indian Health Service.
- Indian Health Service - Dental
The Oral Health division of the Indian Health Service offers information in career paths, loan repayment, job opportunities, temporary opportunities, and continuing education, to list just a few.
- Indian Health Service - Pharmacy
The pharmacy program in the Indian Health Service offers a good deal of general information about the program. A fraction of these topics include, job opportunities, benefits and pay, loan repayment, promotions, and qualifications.
- Commissioned Corps
The Commissioned Corps achieves its mission through rapid and effective response to public health needs, leadership and excellence in public health practices, and the advancement of public health science.
- Recommended Antimicrobial Agents for the Treatment and Postexposure Prophylaxis of Pertussis [PDF]
The CDC has issued new guidelines on pertussis treatment and prophylaxis "Recommended antimicrobial agents for the treatment and postexposure prophylaxis of pertussis". Review all of the information that could possibly help you.
- The Status of Licensure and Recommendations for New Vaccines
Review the Red Book on the status of licensure and recommendations for new vaccines.