Nurse Practitioner (NP), McLaughlin IHS Health Center, McLaughlin, SD

Location: Mc Laughlin, SD, United States
Date Posted: 11-02-2018
Global Empire, LLC (GHG) is a Healthcare Staffing Company specialized in providing reliable and qualified healthcare professionals for Government contracts nationwide.

We are seeking an experienced Physician Assistant or Nurse Family Practitioner for an available contract opportunity to provide services at the McLaughlin IHS Health Center, McLaughlin, South Dakota NE.

Available Position: Physician Assistant (PA), or Nurse Practitioner (NP).

Place of Performance: McLaughlin IHS Health Center, McLaughlin, South Dakota.
Work Schedule: The outpatient clinic hours start at 8 am, with first patient being seen at 8:20 am. Clinic hours are Monday through Friday, from 8 am to 4:30 pm.   

Period of Performance:  eleven (11) months and it may be extended upon acceptable performance and all necessary state reviews and approvals.
Description of Services (includes but it is not limited to): 
The P or NP shall interview and examine patients, review past medical history and request diagnostic tests and examinations deemed necessary to obtain all possible information related to each case. The contractor shall then make preliminary diagnoses, direct, prescribe or provide treatment or arrange for specialized care of patient referral as required; following Indian Health Services guidelines for referrals. Services shall include the following:
  1. Shall conduct outpatient clinic, whether on an appointment schedule or walk-in basis.
  2. Shall refer patients to appropriate contracted medical facilities, providing full clinical information for care and diagnostic procedures that cannot be adequately provided at IHS facilities, utilizing appropriate referral protocol.
  3. Shall assure Electronic Health Record preparation for the accumulation and organization of all pertinent clinical data needed for comprehensive medical care.
  4. Shall familiarize himself/herself with the particular needs of the McLaughlin Health Center patient population
  5. Shall be sensitive to the cultural aspects of providing health care to this particular population of Native Americans.
Orientation: The Government will provide required mandatory orientation and training prior to the contract employee providing services.

Position Requirements/Qualifications 
Shall have and maintain an active, valid, unrestricted PA or NP license (with no limitations, stipulations or pending adverse actions) to practice in a US jurisdiction.
Education: Possess a degree/certification from an accredited Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner Program.
Lifesaving Certifications: Must have proof of Current ACLS & PALS certification.
Citizenship Requirement: Must be a citizen of the United States.
Experience: Prior work experience in VA or Indian Health Services is desired.
Background Check: Background check and fingerprints will be conducted in order to obtain security clearing.
Professional References: Must a minimum of three (3) references letters from of similar work. Please Include address and phone numbers for all contacts.
HOW TO APPLY: You must apply online at the GLOBAL Careers Website.

Ana Rowling
Recruiter Manager
2151 Linglestown Road, Suite 180 ‚óŹ Harrisburg, PA 17110
Inquiries about this position must be sent by email.
GHG is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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