Nurse Practitioner


Vacancy ID: 1891757   Announcement Number: IHS-17-BI-1891757-DH   USAJOBS Control Number: 461847300

Social Security Number


Vacancy Identification Number

Vacancy Identification Number (VIN): 1891757

Announcement Number: IHS-17-BI-1891757-DH


1. Title of Job

Nurse Practitioner
2. Biographic Data

3. E-Mail Address


4. Work Information

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5. Employment Availability

6. Citizenship

Are you a citizen of the United States?
7. Background Information

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8. Other Information

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9. Languages

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10. Lowest Grade


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13

11. Miscellaneous Information

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12. Special Knowledge

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13. Test Location

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14. Veteran Preference Claim

15. Dates of Active Duty - Military Service

16. Availability Date


17. Service Computation Date

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18. Other Date Information

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19. Job Preference

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20. Occupational Specialties


006 Nurse Practitioner

21. Geographic Availability


300560005 Harlem, MT
300583005 Hays, MT

22. Transition Assistance Plan

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23. Job Related Experience



24. Personal Background Information

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25. Occupational/Assessment Questions:

1. Are you a United States Citizen or National, who is at least 16 years old?

A. Yes
B. No

The following section is used to determine your eligibility for appointment under the Delegated Examining or Direct Hire Authority in the Indian Health Service. Please respond "Yes" or "No" to the following statements. Do not leave any section blank.

The following section is used to determine your eligibility for appointment under the Delegated Examining or Direct Hire Authority in the Indian Health Service. Please respond "Yes" or "No" to the following statements. Do not leave any section blank.  NOTE:  You must submit the required documentation to verify eligibility as indicated below.  Failure to provide documents will render you not eligible for the consideration.  See instructions undert the "How to Apply" tab for submitting documentation.

A- Yes.
B- No.

2. Are you eligible for Indian preference as defined by the Department of the Interior (DOI) and as evidenced by appropriate Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) authorized certification? (You must submit a properly completed and signed copy of the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) Form BIA-4432, "Verification of Indian Preference for Employment in the Bureau of Indian Affairs and the Indian Health Service," for employees claiming Indian preference.)

3. Are you an Indian Health Service scholarship recipient who has completed the necessary requirements for an approved health profession degree in accordance with your academic institution and under the Indian Health Care Improvement Act (IHCIA)? (You will receive highest priority placement consideration for available vacancies within the IHS).

4. Are you a former competitive service employee who was separated by a Reduction in Force (RIF) to be considered eligible as a Career Transition Assistance Plan (CTAP) or an Interagency Career Transition Program (ICTAP) applicant or placed on the agencies Reemployment Priority List (RPL) based on a RIF or separated because of work related injuries? (You must submit the appropriate supporting documentation).

Thank you for your interest in this Nurse Practitioner position with the Indian Health Service. We will evaluate your resume and your responses to this Assessment Questionnaire to determine if you are among the best qualified for this position. Your responses are subject to verification. Please review your responses for accuracy before you submit this questionnaire

1. In order to qualify for this position, you must meet the Basic Requirements for a nurse position. Select the response that most closely and accurately describes your background which demonstrates how you meet the education requirements. Select only one response and do not leave blank.

A. I have successfully completed a degree or diploma from a professional nursing program which was approved by the legally designated State accrediting agency at the time my program was completed. (You must provide copy of transcripts with your resume).
B. I am currently enrolled in a professional nursing program and expect to complete the qualifying education within 9 months. (You must provide documentation from the professional program to support your expected completion date.)
C. I do not have the education as described as described above.

2. In order to qualify for this position, you must meet Basic Requirements for a nurse position. Select the response that most closely and accurately describes how you meet the registration requirement.

A. I have an active, current license as a professional nurse in a State, District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, or a territory of the United States. (Must submit copy of registration)
B. I expect to receive State registration as a professional nurse within the next 6 months (Must submit copy of registration).
C. I do not meet the registration requirements as described above.

3. GS-09: MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: From the descriptions below, select the response that best describes your experience which demonstrates your ability to perform the work of this position at the GS-09.

A. Completion of all requirements for a Master's Degree in nursing with a concentration in a field of nursing (e.g., teaching, a clinical specialty, research, administration, etc.) or in a closely related non-nursing field directly applicable to the requirements of this position.
B. Two full years of progressively higher level graduate education in nursing with a concentration in a field of nursing (e.g., teaching, a clinical specialty, research, administration, etc.) or in a closely related non-nursing field directly applicable to the requirements of this position.
C. One year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS-07 level as described in the vacancy announcement.
D. I do not meet the experience or training as described above.

4. GS-11: MINIMUM QUALIFICATION: From the descriptions below, select the response that best describes your experience which demonstrates your ability to perform the work of this position at the GS-11.

A. Completion of all requirements for a doctoral degree (Ph.D. or equivalent) in nursing with a concentration in a field of nursing (e.g., teaching, a clinical specialty, research, administration, etc.) or in a closely related non-nursing field directly applicable to the requirements of this position.
B. Three full years of progressively higher level graduate education in nursing with a concentration in a field of nursing (e.g., teaching, a clinical specialty, research, administration, etc.) or in a closely related non-nursing field directly applicable to the requirements of this position.
C. One year of experience equivalent to at least the GS-9 level as described in the vacancy announcement.
D. I do not meet the experience or training as described above.

5. GS-12: MINIMUM QUALICATION: From the descriptions below, select the response that best describes your experience which demonstrates your ability to perform the work of this position at the GS-12.

A. One year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS-11 level as described in the vacancy announcement.
B. I do not meet the experience or training as described above.

6. GS-13: MINIMUM QUALICATION: From the descriptions below, select the response that best describes your experience which demonstrates your ability to perform the work of this position at the GS-13.

A. One year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS-12 level as described in the vacancy announcement.
B. I do not meet the experience or training as described above.

7. The Indian Health Service (IHS) requires licensure, certification, or registration as a Nurse Practitioner. Select the response that most closely and accurately demonstrates how you meet this requirement. Select only one response and do not leave blank.

A. I have a current certification by an appropriate certifying body as a Nurse Practitioner. (Must provide a copy of your certification).
B. I am pending certification by an appropriate certifying body as a Nurse Practitioner and expect to receive such certification within the next 6 months.
C. I do not meet the certification requirements listed above.

8. INSTRUCTION: From the list below choose the response that best describes your specialty as a Nurse Practitioner

A. Family Nurse Practitioner
B. Adult Nurse Practitioner
C. Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
D. Women's Health Nurse Practitioner
E. None of the above

SECTION II. CERTIFICATION OF INFORMATION ACCURACY

As previously explained, your responses in this Assessment Questionnaire are subject to evaluation and verification. Later steps in the selection process are specifically designed to verify your responses. Deliberate attempts to falsify information will be grounds for disqualifying you or for dismissing you from employment following acceptance. Please take this opportunity to review your responses to ensure their accuracy.

Certification of Information Accuracy

If you fail to answer this question, you will be disqualified from consideration for this position.

9. I certify that, to the best of my knowledge and belief, all of the information included in this questionnaire is true, correct, and provided in good faith. I understand that if I make an intentional false statement, or commit deception or fraud in this application and its supporting materials, or in any document or interview associated with the examination process, I may be fined or imprisoned (18 U.S.C. 1001); my eligibilities may be cancelled, I may be denied an appointment, or I may be removed and debarred from Federal service (5 C.F.R. part 731). I understand that any information I give may be investigated. I understand that responding "No" to this item will result in my not being considered for this position.

A. Yes, I certify that the information provided in this questionnaire is true, correct and provided in good faith, and I understand the information provided above.
B. No, I do not certify/understand the information provided above.