Public Health Nurse Manager Job United Indian Services Arcata

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United Indian Health Services Vacancies 2020 - United Indian Health Services need a new official to apply Public Health Nurse Manager that will be placed in Arcata.

United Indian Health Services Job Vacancies 2020

Description :

As you plan for your next step, we invite you to consider UIHS, a culturally driven and community focused organization on the beautiful north coast of California!

Be part of a forward focused organization with a positive working environment - while living among the redwood forests, rocky coastlines, moderate temperatures, active cultural scene, and a relaxed lifestyle.

In this position you will both interact with and provide services to American Indian members of our community; and manage a PHN in Del Norte County and a team of Community Health Representatives that provide additional support services to our clients.

Compensation range: $97k-$110k. Relocation assistance is available.

Who We Are

We recognize that the extensive historical trauma experienced by our people has had a significant impact on the health and wellness of our community. We have survived this trauma but our struggle continues as the pain of these events affects our children and families to this day. We continue to heal and succeed through our culture, our traditions, our families and our spiritual resources.

As part of our healing process, United Indian Health Services was founded to meet our unique needs. We respect those dedicated community leaders who created UIHS to give us “a place of our own” and we honor their vision by always striving to make this the best place for our community to receive care.

Our Mission

To work together with our clients and community to achieve wellness through health services that reflect the traditional values of our American Indian Community.

Our Vision

Healthy mind, body and spirit for generations of our American Indian Community.

Please see our website for a full job description.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE: Educational degrees must be from a US Department of Education accredited school.

  • Bachelor's degree (BSN) from four-year college or university in public health nursing; and fifth-year college or university program certificate; and
  • Two to four years of clinical experience as a Registered Nurse (RN) preferred and an additional two years of community health experience, and supervisory experience required, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Your valid PHN/RN license does not have to be from the State of California.
  • Experience working within the American Indian community preferred.

We are a comprehensive tribal health program serving the American Indian population of Humboldt and Del Norte counties providing primary care, dental, behavioral health, pharmacy, vision and community outreach services. We serve a population of about 12,000 through our network of 7 facilities. Our largest facility is here at out Potawot Health Village in Arcata, CA.

For more about our area you can please go to:

More about UIHS…

Incorporated in 1970, UIHS is a tribal owned and governed Indian Health Care Service with a main facility-Potawot-and six sites in outlying areas. In its 49-year history, it has grown from a staff of less than a dozen people to a comprehensive health care of more than 275 employees. It is governed by a Board of Directors that includes Indian community representatives from five different regions and Tribal Government representatives from each of the primary tribes and Rancherias..

UIHS is dedicated to our professional workforce and offers paid access to continuing education, licensure, and other needs to help our employees provide the most up to date health care possible.

UIHS offers an excellent work-life balance. Full-time employees start with 3 weeks of paid time off per year, as well as 11 paid Holidays. Other benefits include comprehensive health care plans for individuals and families, 4% matched retirement plans.

All are welcome to apply, American Indian Preference will be given (42 CFR 136.42)

Job Type: Full-time


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) Matching
  • Dental Insurance
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Vision Insurance


  • 8 Hour Shift
  • Day shift


  • Nursing: 2 years (Preferred)


  • Bachelor's (Preferred)


  • Public Health Nurse (Preferred)

Application Question:

  • Are you registered with a federally recognized tribe? If yes please provide documentation for verification.

Relocation Assistance Provided:

  • Yes

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Benefit Conditions:

  • Waiting period may apply

Work Remotely:

  • No

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