Supervisory Nurse Practitioner Neonatal Job in PHOENIX, AZ

Vacancy No. IHS-17-PI-10028071-DHA Department Indian Health Service
Salary $89,500.00 to $111,874.00 Grade 13 to 13
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 7/17/2017 Close Date 7/28/2017
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Job Description (Please follow all instructions carefully)
  • Open & closing dates

    2017-07-17 to 2017-07-28

  • Salary

    $89,500 to $111,874 / per year

  • Pay scale & grade

    GS 13

  • Series

    0610 Nurse

  • Appointment type


  • Work schedule


  • Job announcement number


  • Control number



1 vacancy in the following location:

Job Overview

Job Overview


About the Agency

25% Recruitment/Relocation Incentive May Be Available

Become a part of an innovative, dynamic, nationwide organization of dedicated health care providers working to meet the individual health care needs of American Indians and Alaska Natives. Indian Health Service (IHS) employees are considerate in our care, creative in our approach, enthusiastic about our work and compassionate with our patients.

Our lifestyle is adventurous, community oriented and focused on service and problem solving as part of a professional interdisciplinary team. Join us in improving the health outcomes of 2.2 million American Indians and Alaska Natives.

Incumbent will provide supervision and direction for newborn nursery staff and the development of a level II nursery. Position is in the Women and Infant Service Line (WISL) department and reports to the Director of WISL.

The IHS is required by law to give absolute preference to qualified applicants who meet the Secretary of the Interior's definition of Indian for appointment to vacancies within the IHS in accordance with established IHS policy as outlined in the Indian Health Manual Part 7, Chapter 3. The IHS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


  • Provides independent care to families and newborns in accordance with national and IHS standards, and within established policies of the hospital and Women and Infant Service Line.
  • Provide leadership, direction, and expertise for all activities related to the neonatal service.
  • Determines program goals and objectives for neonatal health care in service unit areas. Sets neonatal standards and protocols for care.
  • Collaborates in the care of newborn infants as needed. Initiates and provides emergency care measures in the event complications occur (i.e., resuscitation, treatment of hemorrhage and shock, starts intravenous therapy, prescribes and administers medications.

Supervisory Status


Promotion Potential


Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • Yes
  • You may qualify for reimbursement of relocation expenses in accordance with agency policy.

Who May Apply

This job is open to…

United States Citizens

Questions? This job is open to 1 group.

Job Requirements
Additional Information
How to Apply
Required Documents

Department of Health And Human Services

Indian Health Service


Victoria Schurz
Phone: (602) 248-4180


Phoenix Service Unit
1616 E Indian School Rd Suite 360

Note: We cannot accept applications on behalf of Federal Agencies. Application instructions are listed within the Job Description.

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