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
What We Do
The Indian Health Service is a federal agency that provides health care to Native Americans and Alaska Natives.
At tribally operated facilities we are hired as tribal employees. Visit our Health Faciltiies page.
Who Has Preference
Preference in hiring is given to qualified Indian candidates according to the Indian Preference Act (Title 25, US Code, Section 472 NS 473). If there are no qualified Indian applicants, non-Indians will be considered according to EEO regulations.
Who We Are
Dentists, Physicians, Nurses, Public Health Nurses, Physician Assistants, Social Workers, Mental Health Staff, Engineers, Environmental Health Specialists, Medical Technologists, Radiologic Technologists, Pharmacists, Health Educators, Dietetic Services, and Public Health Nutritionists.
Also visit the National Health Service Corps
Call the Recruitment Office at (405) 951-3789.