Join a Growing Team as a Clinical Director at the Newly Constructed Fort Yuma Health Center

Yuma, AZ


Job Highlights

  • Area Is Warm Year-Round
  • Routine Procedures
  • Indian Health Services is currently seeking a Full-Time Clinical Director/Chief Medical Staff at the newly constructed Fort Yuma Health Center, with an innovative spirit to assist with providing the highest quality of service to the Native American population.

    Opportunity Highlights:

    This is an excellent opportunity for a board-certified in the physician's specialty by the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) or the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) to lead our group of Department Chiefs (Behavioral Health, Pharmacy, Optometry, Dental, and Primary Care).

    The FYHC provides adult and pediatric primary care in a patient-centered medical home, and is supported by onsite Dental, Behavioral Health, Nutrition, Optometry, Physical Therapy, Pharmacy, Radiology, and Lab services. We have a total of 6 primary care provider positions: 3 Family Medicine (several primarily adult-focused), 1 Med/Peds, and 1 Pediatrician. There are about 3800 patients empaneled to the providers, and there is a great work-life balance. Clinic hours are Monday-Friday, 8-5 pm. Appointments are 30 minutes, with an average of 12 patients scheduled per day. We have no weekends or call coverage, and all Federal holidays are off.

    Benefits of Working with IHS:

    • Only 1 license/50 states needed at Federal Facilities
    • Potential travel relocation
    • 11 paid holidays
    • No Malpractice insurance needed while working at Federal Facilities
    • Support from a proven health team
    • Exceptional Federal Benefits, including Health and life insurance benefits
    • Outstanding Federal Retirement Plan, and much more

    About the Area:

    The true Southwest awaits you in Yuma, Arizona. Come immerse yourself in the rich culture and heritage, rooted in centuries of history. Soak in the blue skies and sun that shines 310 days a year-perfect for outdoor activities. Breathe in the desert air and you'll understand why Yuma, AZ is a destination like no other.


    Name: Kevin Long

    Phone: 602-364-5178


    Posted August 1, 2022