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VA Northern California Health Care System (VANCHCS) is seeking a Deputy Associate Chief of Staff (D-ACOS) for Geriatric and Extended Care (GEC) Service to join the Associate Chief of Staff (ACOS/GEC), and Executive Leadership team, and leading efforts to provide clinical operations and administrative oversight in various geriatrics and extended care programs. GEC services are provided in a range of health care settings, such as subacute and long-term in-patient care, purchased home care, hospice and palliative care and community- and facility-based care. An academic appointment may be available for qualified candidates. Additional details on role/responsibilities may be provided upon inquiry.
Candidates must: 1) be a US citizen or PRA (Non-citizens may be appointed when it is not possible to recruit qualified citizens in accordance with [38 U.S.C. § 7407(a)]; 2) possess a current, full, unrestricted medical license in any state, 3) board certified in Internal Medicine or Family Medicine, and board certified in Geriatric Medicine and/or Palliative Medicine, and 4) and confirm vaccination for seasonal influenza and Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), which are both requirements for all Health Care Personnel (HCP) employed by Department of Veterans Affairs. Preferred experience: VA clinical and supervisory experience with demonstrated leadership skills is preferred.
A Recruitment Incentive is authorized for this position, and VA offers an exceptional benefits package for physicians!
Providing Health Care for Veterans: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,255 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,074 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.