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
Policies and Procedures
As an LRP participant, you have a number of responsibilities to fulfill in order to ensure continued success in the program, including your service commitment, employment requirements and financial obligations.
You may find the LRP to be such a good fit for you that you would like to extend your contract. If so, you should submit your request before January 1 of the year your current contract ends.