The Extended Care Service goal is to increase knowledge in the field of geriatrics and long-term care, and to promote optimal service delivery through geriatric education, clinical activities and development of much needed senior resources in the community. Incumbent is an integral member of the multidisciplinary team and has major responsibilities in the areas of providing social work services to aged veterans and their families; in providing education to staff, patients and community groups.
Internal Number: 550340700
About Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
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.