Primary Care Opportunity with Indian Health Service | Exceptional Federal Benefits


Inpatient and outpatient

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  • Opportunity Details:

    The Fort Duchesne Indian Health Service (IHS) clinic in North East Utah is looking for an energetic, friendly, board-certified family physician to provide care to all ages of patients in an ambulatory outpatient health center. This clinic has nine exam rooms, an onsite lab, pharmacy, dental, psychology, and plain film radiology. We have a newly purchased point of care ultrasound (POC) machine. We would like a provider who is proficient in or willing to learn POC. The clinic needs a physician who is willing to precept medical students and is capable of performing minor office procedures. The clinic pharmacy carries very few opiates: Tramadol, Apap#3 and we have Suboxone for MAT. We have a proactive approach that our providers find refreshing, in the management of controlled substances. Those who live in the Uintah Basin are very grateful for the relaxed, family-friendly atmosphere of this region and we welcome a qualified doctor to join us.


    • Great work-life balance, work 4 ten hours shifts with 1 full day off per week
    • 20 - 30 minute patient appointments and 60 minute for complex
    • No hospital rounding, no weekends, all Federal holidays off
    • Osteopathic Manipulative skills are preferred but are not required
    • PCMH structure, with support from a multidisciplinary team, including nurse care coordinators, pharmacists, diabetes educators, business support assistants, triage nurses
    • CME time and financial reimbursement
    • Only 1 license/50 states needed at Federal Facilities
    • Eligible for student loan repayment
    • No Malpractice insurance needed while working at Federal Facilities
    • Exceptional Federal Benefits, Health and Life insurance benefits, Federal Retirement plan

    ABOUT DUCHESNE, UTAH is only 2.5 hours away from the Wasatch Front and the outdoor activities are unbeatable; camping, fishing, hunting, mountain biking, and skiing opportunities are plentiful.

    Posted August 1, 2022

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