Transmittal Notice 03-09
This is to transmit a copy of the Indian Health Manual (IHM) Part 7, Chapter 3, "Indian Preference," which establishes the Indian Health Service policy for granting Indian Preference to certain persons of Indian descent when appointments are made to vacate positions.
Charles W. Grim, D.D.S., M.H.S.A.
Assistant Surgeon General
Director, Indian Health Service
The revised IHM 7-3, including the Table of Contents.
IHS Circular No. 87-2, "Indian Preference," dated July 9, 1987
Insert the attached copy of the revised IHM 7-3, including the Tavle of Contents, before IHM 7-4.
Log and file this TN in sequential order.
Distribution: Indian Health Service Wide
Date: October 3, 2003