Welcome to the Health Services Officers Page

Health Services Officers (HSOs) are one of eleven professional categories of the Commissioned Corps of the U.S. Public Health Service (PHS).  HSOs contribute vitally to the health of the Nation and are an invaluable resource to the Office of the Surgeon General, the PHS, other governmental agencies, and the American public.   more...


  • Multiple ICE Health Service Corps (IHSC) Opportunities (04 thru 05 Billet)
    Close Date: October 19, 2015. Click this link for details.
  • New!!! USPHS Continuing Education Listserv
    In response for the need for various continuing education opportunities for officers to seek, a the USPHS Continuing Education listserv was created in June 2015. To join the listserv, follow the link below with your name and email address for regular subscription: https://list.nih.gov/cgi-bin/wa.exe?SUBED1=usphs_continuing-education&A=1

    For additional information on the USPHS Continuing Education Listserv, please contact LCOR Malaika Washington ((pzp9@cdc.gov) or CDR Jemekia Thornton (akn1@cdc.gov).

  • Keep update on important information for Health Services Officers (HSOs) by signing up for the HS-PAC listserv. Click here for instructions.
  • VA/DOD/USPHS Social Work Training
    USPHS Perspective- Behavioral Health Support of an Ebola Treatment Unit (1.5 FREE CEUs)