The CRH Mobile Deployment Team (MDT) provides care through on-site patient care and is a Mission Act 402 requirement. In-person deployments of clinical staff for short-term assignments (typically 3-6 months) will be at the VISN CRH Associate Director of Primary Care discretion. They will depend upon clinical needs and available resources. The VISN Clinical Resource Hub (CRH) Primary Care PA position is a VISN based position located in VISN 20. This Primary Care PA position is under the general supervision of the VISN CRH Associate Director of Primary Care. A Clinical Resource Hub (CRH) is a clinical and administrative staff repository that serves Veterans Affairs facilities within a Veterans Integrated System Network (VISN). Staff within the CRH are expected to provide interprofessional services to VISN facilities underserved or experiencing gaps in clinicians due to the inability to match provider supply with demand. Services provided by CRH staff are conducted via multiple modalities, including virtual and in-person care. Staff within these CRHs are expected to provide interprofessional services to VISN facilities underserved or experiencing gaps inclinicians due to the inability to match provider supply with demand. Services provided by CRH staff are conducted via multiple modalities, including virtual and in-person care Primary duties are to provide Primary Care services to a panel of patients at one of the VISN facilities through virtual and in-person as part of an interprofessional primary care team in the VHA Patient Aligned Care Team (PACT) model. The incumbent works as part of a virtual and in-person primary care team and patient site care team members to provide primary care to Veterans. Clinical Video Telehealth (CVT) is the primary modality for treating patients, with 'video into the home' and telephone modalities used for additional care modalities. However, this position may require occasional travel to VISN medical centers or Community Based Outreach Clinics (CBOC). Note: All CRH Primary Care PAs assigned to a PACT team will be required to travel to the VA Medical Center every 90 days for face-to-face encounters. If hired for locums-type services, in-person care at the patientsite will be required for extended periods. Work Schedule: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm, specific tour to be determined.
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.