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Nursing Recruiters

Indian Health Service and Tribal Nurse Recruitment team


Albuquerque

Melvina Murphy, RN, MSN
Area Nurse Consultant
Albuquerque Area, Indian Health Service
5300 Homestead Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
Phone: 505-248-4533 Direct


Alaska Area

Shelly Strange
Professional Recruiter
ANTHC Tribal Health
3900 Ambassador Drive
Anchorage, AK 99508
Phone: 907-729-4472
Fax: 907-729-3638


Bemidji Area

Anthony Buckanaga
Health Professions Recruiter
522 Minnesota Ave NW
Bemidji, MN 56601
Phone: 218-444-0486
Toll Free: 800-892-3079
Fax: 218-444-0498


Billings Area

Susan Swanz
Health Professions Recruiter
2900 4th Avenue North
P.O. Box 36600
Billings, Montana 59101
Phone: 406-247-7126
Fax: 406-247-7231


California Area

Susan E. Ducore, MSN, RN
Area Nurse Consultant
California Area Indian Health Service
650 Capitol Mall, Suite 7-100
Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: 916-930-3981
Fax: 916-930-3952


Great Plains Area

Jody Kirkie Orozco
Health Professions Recruiter
115 4th Ave. SE
Federal Building - Rm 309
Aberdeen, SD 57401
Phone: 605-226-7585
Fax: 605-226-7321

Nathan Anderson
115 4th Ave SE
Federal Bldg., Room 309
Aberdeen, SD 57401
Phone: 605-681-4940
Fax: 218-444-0464


Nashville

Max R. Boykin, MSN, RN
Chief Nurse Officer

Navajo Area

Jeannette Yazzie, RN, BSN, eMBA
Area Nurse Consultant
Phone: 928-871-1329
Fax: 928-871-1365

Crownpoint Health Care Facility Pamela Detsoi-Smiley, BSN, RN
Chief Nurse Executive
P.O. Box 358
Hwy Junction 57, Rt9
Crownpoint, NM 87313
Phone: 505-786-6262

Diane Hoy, RN
Medical Staff Recruiter
P.O. Box 358
Hwy Junction 57, Rt9
Crownpoint, NM 87313
Phone: 505-786-6239

Chinle Comprehensive Health Care-Tsaile Health Center-Pinon Health Center
Ella Bia
Nurse Recruiter
P.O Box Drawer PH
Chinle, AZ 86503
Phone: 928-674-7608

Gallup Indian Medical Center
Myra Cousens, BSN, RN
Gallup Indian Medical Center
P.O. Box 1337
Gallup, NM 87301
Phone: 505-726-8549

Northern Navajo Medical Center
Winifred Howard, BSN ,RN
P.O. Box 160, Hwy 491 North
Shiprock, NM 87420
Phone: 505-368-6933

Kayenta Health Center
Wanda Begay, RN
Chief Nurse Executive
P.O. Box 368
Kayenta, AZ 86033
Phone: 928-697-4000
Phone: 928-697-4222

Tse'hootsooi' Medical Center (Tribal)
Michelle Beasley, BSN, RN
Chief Nurse Executive
Director of Nursing Recruitment
Tséhootsooí Medical Center
Corner of Rt. N12 & Rt. N7
Fort Defiance, AZ 86504
Office: 928-729-8394

Alicia L. Shields, MSN, RN
Chief Nurse Executive
Tséhootsooí Medical Center
Corner Rt. N12 & Rt. N7
Fort Defiance , AZ 86504
Office: 928-729-8581
Fax: 928-729-8530

Tuba City Regional Health Care Corp (Tribal)
Byron Bizardi
Human Resources Recruiter
PO Box 600
Tuba City, AZ 86045
Phone: 928-283-2432 x43052
HR#: 928-283-2432
Phone: 928-283-2501

Winslow Indian Health Center, Inc. (Tribal)
Sharon R. Begay, RN
Nurse Recruiter
500 N. Indiana Avenue
Winslow, AZ 86047
Phone: 928-289-6213

Valerie Kelley, RN
Chief Nurse Executive
500 N. Indiana Avenue
Winslow, AZ 86047
Phone: 928-289-6110


Oklahoma Area

Rebecca Loving, MS, RN
Nurse Consultant

Keith Bohanan
701 Market Drive
Oklahoma City, OK 73114
Phone: 405-951-3789
Fax: 405-951-3953


Phoenix Area

Stephen Navarro, BSN, RN
Health Professions Recruiter
40 N. Central Ave., Suite 780
Phoenix, AZ 85004
Phone: 602-364-5222
Toll Free: 800-828-9849
Fax: 602-364-5358

Kevin Long, RN
Area Nurse Recruiter
40 N. Central Ave. Suite 780
Phoenix, AZ 85004
Tel: 602-364-5178


Portland Area

Jonathan Merrell, RN, BSN, MBA
Health Professions Recruiter
1414NW Northrup St.
Portland, OR 97209
Phone: 503-414-5550
Cell: 971-506-4193<</p>


Tucson Area

Donna Hobbs, RN
Nurse Executive
Sells Service Unit - Tucson Area
P.O. Box 548
Sells, AZ 85634
Phone: 520-383-7256