Department: Department Of Veterans Affairs
Agency: Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
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Pittsburgh Metro Area, PA United States
Join us for an exciting career at VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System!
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette has recently ranked VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System among the top 50 businesses to work for in western Pennsylvania.
Vacancy Identification Number (VIN): 798394
To fulfill President Lincoln's promise "To care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan" by serving and honoring the men and women who are America's Veterans.
Be a member of a team providing compassionate healthcare to veterans! The department of Veterans Affairs is an employer of choice as a center of excellence in patient care, education and research. The VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System (VAPHS) is an integrated healthcare system offering acute care, nursing home, domicillary care and mental health services. We are currently pursuing ANCCs magnet status. VAPHS has an active affiliation with the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine as well as other area medical schools.
Every year, many experienced Licensed Pharmacists come to the VA Health Care System because we offer a variety of advantages.
If you're an experienced Licensed Pharmacist, you understand the impact that business has had on health care. For VA, patient care is not a business decision. Veterans are our highest priority and we are committed to providing them with the highest quality care possible. That patient focused lets you practice medicine the way it was meant to be practiced. VA Licensed Pharmacists work with the entire interdisciplinary care team to deliver state-of-the-art medicine using some of the most advanced medical technologies in the Nation.
For more information on the Department of Veterans Affairs, go to http://www.vacareers.va.gov/ .
NOTE: The Professional Standards Board (a peer-review group) will review the selected candidates qualifications and recommend the step at which the candidate will be placed. The salary is based on the grade and step approved for the selected candidate.
- U.S. Citizenship
- Must pass pre-employment physical examination.
- Designated and/or Random Drug Testing required.
- Background and/or Security Investigation required.
- English Language Proficiency required.
- Full, Current and Unrestiricted license to practice pharmacy