VA Careers

Caring for Veterans helps VA nurse find healing

Katelyn McKibben, R.N., has always been passionate about taking care of others. At age 16, she became an emergency medical technician (EMT), where she …


VA Careers Facebook chat: physical and occupational therapy

Every day, physical therapists (PT) and occupational therapists (OT) at VA provide top-quality, personalized rehabilitative care to help Veterans recover …


As a VA psychiatrist, you can positively impact Veterans lives

Improving the lives of Veterans with mental health issues is incredibly rewarding. And that’s just one of the many reasons to consider becoming a VA …


VA consistently outperforms non-VA hospitals in care quality

At VA, providing high quality care to America’s Veterans has always been and continues to be our top priority. And our efforts are paying off—according …


Supporting Veterans’ success after service

Veterans make an incredible sacrifice in order to protect America and its freedom. When they return home, they deserve a hero’s welcome and a clear path …


VA celebrates Men’s Health Month

This June, VA joins the nation in recognizing Men’s Health Month—a time to spread awareness of preventable health issues and encourage early detection …


Physicians: Help meet the needs of Veterans in Puerto Rico

Eight months have passed since Hurricane Maria made landfall in Puerto Rico—despite challenging conditions, VA continues to persistently deliver critical …


VA study finds effective, inexpensive skin cancer drug

A recent VA study has revealed an effective, cost-efficient method for the prevention of nonmelanoma skin cancer, the most common cancer in the U.S. …


Operation Recognition: Veterans awarded high school diplomas

America’s Veterans sacrifice so much to protect our freedom—for many of those who served in their youth, that includes the chance to receive a high …


VA is looking for medical center directors to honor America’s Veterans in these locations

New locations seeking Medical Center Directors and Executive Directors– see list below. The recent “Department of Veterans Affairs Accountability and …


Memorial Day: remembering the Veterans who gave their lives

This Memorial Day, we remember the brave men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice to protect our country. It’s a tradition that dates back to the …


Alternative therapy: Veterans find relief through tai chi

In an effort to decrease drug dependency, VA is actively exploring alternative forms of therapy to help Veterans ease pain and trauma. Most VA hospitals …