Job Title:Health System Specialist (GHATP) Fellow
Department:Department Of Veterans Affairs
Agency:Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Job Announcement Number:AJP-13-RGo-756566-MPA
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|$56,857.00 to $67,114.00 / Per Year|
|Thursday, October 25, 2012 to Wednesday, November 07, 2012|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - Permanent|
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
Washington DC Metro Area, DC United States
WHO MAY APPLY:
|United States Citizens|
Vacancy Identification Number (VIN) 756566
This position is part of VHA's Administrative Fellows Program under the Graduate Healthcare Administration Training Program (GHATP). Through this program, VA provides in-hospital and national program office experiences for graduates who recently received their master's degree from an accredited program in healthcare administration (MHA), health services administration (MHSA), public health (MPH), or other healthcare management/administration masters degree.
Through this 12-month training program a path is created for professional development to produce potential executives who can successfully lead the VHA in a challenging healthcare industry. Training is intended to build and enhance basic knowledge, skills, and abilities previously obtained through higher education and experience. This position requires knowledge of healthcare principles, theories and practices, including budgeting, planning, administration, etc. in order to analyze and evaluate broad and complex problems in this industry and recommend solutions.
Fellows receive a salary, benefits, training, and travel. Training is provided by experienced VA professionals known as Preceptors.
Upon successful completion of the training program, Fellows are eligible for placement into a position within the VA health care system. Preceptors work with fellows to find a position that best fits their skills, needs, and circumstances.
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) needs employees who possess the energy, compassion, and commitment to serve those who served our country. Whatever the job title, every position in VA will give you a chance to make a meaningful and personal contribution to the lives of truly special and deserving people - our Veterans. Working for VA is one of the most emotionally satisfying and professionally rewarding ways to dedicate the best within you to your Country's service.
If you are transitioning from the military or a Veteran already, we invite you to explore the benefits of continuing your career at the VA. The VA is committed to hiring Veterans.
The VA is much more than just another employer. It is an honorable, open and welcoming community of those who care. Gratitude is our motivation and service is our mission.
The VA has adopted Core Values and Characteristics that apply universally across the Department. The five Core Values define who we are, our culture and how we care for Veterans, their families and other beneficiaries. The Values are Integrity, Commitment, Advocacy, Respect and Excellence (I CARE).
America's Veterans need you!
To find out more, go to http://www.va.gov/jobs/.
- You must be a U.S. citizen to apply for this job.
- Subject to a background/suitability investigation.