VA Central Iowa Health Care System



OUR MISSION: 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.
 
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As a VA professional, your opportunities are endless. With many openings in the multiple functions of VA, you will have a wide range of opportunities at your fingertips. The VA is the largest, most technologically advanced integrated health system in the nation. VA professionals feel good about their careers and their ability to balance work and home life. VA offers generous paid time off and a variety of traditional and flexible scheduling opportunities.  For more information on the Department of Veterans Affairs, go to http://www.vacareers.va.gov.
 
The VA Central Iowa Health Care System provides a full continuum of care between the Des Moines campus and our Community Based Outpatient Clinics (CBOC’s) and is one of the Medical Centers that make up the VA Midwest Health Care Network (VISN 23).  Employee selected may be expected to perform duties at other duty sites within VA Central Iowa Health Care System based on the needs of the organization.
 
VA encourages persons with disabilities to apply.  The health related positions in VA are covered by Title 38, and are not covered by the Schedule A excepted appointment authority.
VA Central Iowa Health Care System Des Moines, IA 50310
Sep 28, 2020
This position serves as the customer liaison between the organization serviced and the VISN 23 HR Shared Services. The On-boarding Specialist performs work related to comprehensive, technical, and practical aspects of human resources and related services. Other duties may involve
VA Central Iowa Health Care System Des Moines, IA 50310
Sep 25, 2020
This position serves as the customer liaison between the organization serviced and the VISN 23 HR Shared Services. The On-boarding Specialist performs work related to comprehensive, technical, and practical aspects of human resources and related services. Other duties may involve
VA Central Iowa Health Care System Des Moines, IA 50310
Sep 25, 2020
This position is located within a VA Central Iowa Healthcare (VACICH) at the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). The primary purpose of the Ambulatory Care Operations Director-Group Practice Manager (GPM) is to provide oversight and administrative management of all ambulatory care services in the VAMC and related Community Based Outpatient Clinics (CBOCs) as it relates to access to care as applicable. Learn more about this agency
VA Central Iowa Health Care System Des Moines, IA 50310
Sep 23, 2020
THIS ANNOUNCEMENT IS OPEN TO CTAP ELIGIBLE APPLICANTS ONLY. PLEASE READ THE ENTIRE ANNOUNCEMENT BEFORE APPLYING TO THIS POSITION. This position is located in the Veterans Service Center (VSC) Division of the Regional Office (RO), where the incumbent provides program, technical and administrative assistance to the VSC Manager and other subordinate management within the division. Learn more about this agency
VA Central Iowa Health Care System Des Moines, IA 50310
Sep 23, 2020
The incumbent serves as Voluntary Service Specialist and is responsible for the daily management of programs associated with volunteers in support of the Voluntary Service Program activities for the Department of Veteran Affairs (VA ) medical facility and works under the Chief, Voluntary Services. Learn more about this agency
VA Central Iowa Health Care System Des Moines, IA 50310
Sep 23, 2020
The Registered Nurse assigned to Acute Mental Health is a professional nurse with a broad-based clinical knowledge that enables him/her to effectively provide psychiatric nursing care to a Veteran population with widely diverse mental health diagnosis and symptoms. The registered nurse utilizes the nursing process when assessing, planning, implementing, evaluating, and documenting individualized nursing plan of care. Learn more about this agency
VA Central Iowa Health Care System Des Moines, IA 50310
Sep 23, 2020
The Medical Supply Technician will provide sterilization, preparation, supply items and decontamination support for the medical center. The term "supply item" refers to reusable items for patient care including instrumentation (scissors, forceps, retractors, etc.), surgical trays and sets and various other items that could be processed or assembled through the Preparation and Decontamination areas of Sterile Processing Service. Learn more about this agency
VA Central Iowa Health Care System Des Moines, IA 50310
Sep 23, 2020
The Supervisory General Engineer (Chief, Engineering Service) is a key member of the Executive Leadership Team and has full responsibility of management and supervision of all functional activities related to construction, renovation, Biomedical Engineering, and maintenance and operations of this multi-faceted, affiliated, Level 1 complexity Health Care System. This position is also being recruited to the current VA employees under vacancy announcement: CBSY-10918239-20-LMM. Learn more about this agency
VA Central Iowa Health Care System Des Moines, IA 50310
Sep 21, 2020
The Supervisory General Engineer (Chief, Engineering Service) is a key member of the Executive Leadership Team and has full responsibility of management and supervision of all functional activities related to construction, renovation, Biomedical Engineering, and maintenance and operations of this multi-faceted, affiliated, Level 1 complexity Health Care System. This position is also being recruited to the public under vacancy announcement: Learn more about this agency
VA Central Iowa Health Care System Des Moines, IA 50310
Sep 21, 2020
The Central Iowa VA Health Care System is recruiting for a Nursing Assistant for the Primary Care service line within the Medical Surgery Unit. The incumbent will function as a member of the nursing care team and assist in the care of patients/residents receiving inpatient/outpatient care, home or community living care or other patients/residents who are in acute, sub-acute or chronic states of illness. Learn more about this agency
VA Central Iowa Health Care System Des Moines, IA 50310
Sep 21, 2020
This position serves as the General Engineer assisting the Maintenance and Operations (M&O) Units under the general supervision of the Assistant Chief Engineer with direction provided by the Chief, Maintenance and Chief, Operations Sections. Learn more about this agency
VA Central Iowa Health Care System Des Moines, IA 50310
Sep 18, 2020
This is an advanced performance level position in Sterile Processing Service. The Assistant Chief is responsible for assuring the availability of medical and surgical supplies, instrumentation, and equipment for the medical center. Learn more about this agency
VA Central Iowa Health Care System Des Moines, IA 50310
Sep 18, 2020
The Supervisory Medical Support Assistant (MSA) position serves as the direct line supervisor for all Medical Support Assistant (MSA) staff to include Medical Records and ROI, Patient Services Assistant and/or Program Support Assistant (PSA) staff and is a foundational role within the VHA Patient Aligned Care Team (PACT) initiative. Learn more about this agency
VA Central Iowa Health Care System Des Moines, IA 50310
Sep 16, 2020
The Central Iowa Health Care System is recruiting for a Certified Nursing Assistant position on the Community Living Center (CLC-2) Hospice/Palliative Care Unit. This position requires a professional individual with a broad-based clinical knowledge that enables him/her to effectively provide care to a veteran population with widely diverse conditions/diagnoses, including caring for residents at end-of-life. Learn more about this agency
VA Central Iowa Health Care System Des Moines, IA 50310
Sep 14, 2020
This position serves as the General Engineer assisting the Maintenance and Operations (M&O) Units under the general supervision of the Assistant Chief Engineer with direction provided by the Chief, Maintenance and Chief, Operations Sections. Learn more about this agency
VA Central Iowa Health Care System Des Moines, IA 50310
Sep 14, 2020
This position functions as a specialized IV room Pharmacy Technician primarily in the Des Moines location of VA Central Iowa Health Care System (VACIHCS) Pharmacy Service and extending to patient care areas at any VACIHCS location. The duties of this position are performed in the sterile product preparation area (IV Room) and operations area of the Pharmacy Service. Learn more about this agency
VA Central Iowa Health Care System Des Moines, IA 50310
Sep 14, 2020
The duties of the Supervisory Prosthetic Representative are to administer, supervise, or perform work concerned with rendering prosthetic and sensory aids services to disabled patients. He/she must also possess the ability to deal effectively with individuals and groups and to adjust to difficult or stressful situations. Learn more about this agency
VA Central Iowa Health Care System Des Moines, IA 50310
Sep 11, 2020
The Central Iowa VA Health Care System is recruiting for a Program Support Assistant - Academic Affiliations Coordinator within the Associate Chief of Staff, Education, located in Des Moines, The incumbent will coordinate the academic affiliations and logistics for all health professions trainees; will be the primary point-of-contact for all internal and external customers; provide instructional support for the medical center training, education programs and the academic affiliate institutions. Learn more about this agency
VA Central Iowa Health Care System Des Moines, IA 50310
Sep 11, 2020
The incumbent serves as a Readjustment Counselor at a Vet Center in the Readjustment Counseling Service (RCS) providing direct counseling services, outreach, referral, and follow-up care coordination to eligible individuals. In this capacity, the incumbent functions as a member of a small multi-disciplinary team of 4 or more members, inclusive of Licensed Professional Mental Health Counselors, other mental health professionals, outreach workers and office managers. Learn more about this agency
VA Central Iowa Health Care System Des Moines, IA 50310
Sep 11, 2020
The incumbent serves as a Readjustment Counselor at a Vet Center in the Readjustment Counseling Service (RCS) providing direct counseling services, outreach, referral, and follow-up care coordination to eligible individuals. In this capacity, the incumbent functions as a member of a small multi-disciplinary team of 4 or more members, inclusive of Licensed Professional Mental Health Counselors, other mental health professionals, outreach workers and office managers. Learn more about this agency