This is an Open Continuous Announcement that will be used to fill multiple-specialty vacant Nurse Practitioner positions throughout the Altoona VAMC and will remain open until 12/31/2021. Applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis and qualified candidates will be considered and referred as vacancies become available. While this announcement is posted at various grade levels, the Professional Standards Board will determine the grade assignment of a selected candidate. This is an OPEN CONTINUOUS ANNOUNCEMENT in support of critical hiring shortages in the VA. Work Schedule: A variety of work schedules are available; work schedule will be determined upon selection. NOTE: May be expected to work rotating weekends and holidays. Pay Schedule: The salary range listed in this announcement is a Base-Line Salary for a full-time work schedule. Starting salary will be set based on locality (which may include a special pay rate depending upon location), as well as Full Time, Part Time or Intermittent employment.
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.