The Indian Health Service (IHS) seeks to provide comprehensive health services (i.e., medical, dental, and environmental health programs) through IHS facilities, tribally contracted hospitals, health centers, school health centers, and health stations.
Indian health organizations across the United States.
IHS provides optometric and ophthalmologic doctors in hospital and clinical settings, generally in remote areas with a substantial number of patients needing care, and provides special programs in disease prevention and health promotion.
As announced: An eye care IHS-wide meeting is held during even-numbered years.
Terry J. Schleisman, O.D., CAPT, USPHS Aberdeen Area Optometry Clinical Consultant Quentin N. Burdick Memorial Health Care Facility 1 Hospital Way, PO Box 160 Belcourt, ND 20852 Phone: 701–477–8413 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Michael Candreva, O.D., CAPT, USPHS Chief Clinical Consultant, Optometry Program PHS Indian Hospital PO Box J Ft. Yates, ND 58538 Phone: 701–854–8272 Email: Michael.Candreva@ihs.gov