This Social Services Assistant acts as an interdisciplinary team member, assisting physicians and other professional/non-professional personnel in a whole health partnership. Duties include, but are not limited to: Performing a variety of roles both in person and via telehealth, that include welcoming Veterans into the local system. Coordinating and connecting Veterans to Whole Health resources and programs based on preferences, assisting Veterans in articulating their health and well-being goals. Assisting Veterans with their health plans. Providing tools and resources to navigate the Whole Health system within the VAMC and community. Leading Whole Health orientation and other group presentations and trainings. Work Schedule: Monday - Friday; 7:30am - 4:30pm Compressed/Flexible: Not Available Telework: Not Available Virtual: This is not a virtual position. Position Description/PD#: Social Services Assistant/PD99907A Relocation/Recruitment Incentives: Not Authorized Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
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.