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Translate your military skills to VA and continue serving our country

When job seekers decide to serve at VA, they become part of the mission to care for those “who shall have borne the battle.” The mission is supported …


Advancing the heart health of women Veterans

As one of our country’s most pressing health issues, heart disease is a very important topic of discussion – not just this month, but every month. This …


The Office of Academic Affiliations: Our commitment to health care education

It’s our mission to train and educate the next generation of health care professionals. That’s why over 65% of all US-trained physicians, and nearly …


Ask a recruiter: What are the best benefits to working at VA?

Last week we talked about the unique benefits for Veterans and Active Service Members who want to start a civilian career at VA. All employees enjoy many …


Specialized cardiovascular career opportunities

When it comes to the cardiovascular health of America’s Veterans, there are many ways to make a positive impact. But you may not be aware of all the …


Ask a VA recruiter: What qualities do you look for in candidates?

It takes a certain type of person to succeed at VA. So when recruiting for open positions, we look for particular qualities in professionals who want to …


It’s American Heart Awareness Month!

February is American Heart Awareness Month, so there’s no better time to take stock of your heart health. Cardiovascular disease, also known as “heart …


Veteran employment specialist offers job hunting advice

In my two years as an employment specialist for the VA, I have helped hundreds of Veterans and transitioning Servicemembers find jobs in the federal …


Find your next job through VA Careers and USAJOBS

Finding the perfect job can be overwhelming, especially when you have options to consider, as many health care professionals do. It’s a good problem to …


Career events for Physicians this February

The year’s shortest month brings an abundance of practice opportunities for physicians, as VA has a number of available positions on our growing team. …


Statement from the Department of Veterans Affairs on federal hiring freeze

VA announced exemptions to the federal hiring freeze in the president’s memo dated January 23, 2017. The authorities outlined in the president’s memo …


Become a VA Nurse Manager

Nurse Managers oversee assigned nursing units and drive the cost-effective delivery of high-quality clinical care. This involves recruiting and hiring …