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Save the Date: Chat with VA on Wednesday, July 23rd

Our health care professionals who work in rural locations enjoy benefits including top-flight facilities; flexible and generous time off; liability coverage; and incredible health, life, and retirement packages. Plus they get a different flavor of benefits not as common in … Read More

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VA Careers’ Report Card

In our modern working world, employees are familiar with some standardized version of performance reviews. Done well, reviews are an incredible organizational tool that can ultimately improve all areas of business—and also help employees to feel more satisfied and recognized … Read More

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Lauren’s Story, Part 8: What’s in a name?

Written by: Lauren – Guest Blogger sharing her perspective as a VA employee and patient during her second pregnancy. All is going well with the baby and me. We are about to embark on a nice summer vacation, where not only will … Read More

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Connect with VA: Save the Date for July 10th

In an effort to better serve our job seekers Nationwide, we are hosting short, informative Twitter Chats that highlight certain regions in the country. This week, we are focusing on positions at the VA Sunshine Healthcare Network in Florida and … Read More

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VA Careers wishes you a Happy Independence Day!

When in the Course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another, and to assume among the powers of the earth, the separate and equal station to which … Read More

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A Veteran’s Approach to a Job Search

This post first appeared on the VA Careers blog in April 2013. We are reposting today because it remains relevant and we hope you may find the information useful in your job search. The military teaches us many things that we may … Read More

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Breaking Down the Job Request: A Lesson

“I really need a job please just help me.” This is the exact message I received in a recent email. When I read it, it made me sad. Knowing the pain and struggle this person must have felt when they … Read More

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Lauren’s Story, Part 7: Recognizing my Support System

Written by: Lauren – Guest Blogger sharing her perspective as a VA employee and patient during her second pregnancy. Hello again! I am now 22 weeks and found out last week that my family and I are having another baby boy! I … Read More

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Connect with VA: Save the Date for Wednesday, June 25

Are you a job-searching health care professional interested in knowing more about a career at VA? Perhaps you’ve started the application process, but want to speak to a “live person” about your qualifications. Or maybe you’re already working at VA, … Read More

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A Sunday afternoon in the ER

On Father’s Day, my wife and I were sitting in church when her jaw popped while chewing gum. “No big deal,” she thought, until after church services when we noticed the side of her face swelling. Of course, she thought … Read More

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