This position is eligible for the Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP), a student loan payment reimbursement program. You must meet specific individual eligibility requirements in accordance with VHA policy and submit your EDRP application within four months of appointment. Approval, award amount (up to $200,000) and eligibility period (one to five years) are determined by the VHA Education Loan Repayment Services program office after complete review of the EDRP application. Learn more Major Duties: Functions as a co-located, collaborative, and integrated behavioral health provider, delivering brief, triage, and consultation-based services to Veterans, Primary Care Providers, and Patient Aligned Team (PACT) members. Provides a full range of psychodiagnostic services, with an emphasis on functional assessments, and uses the most appropriate techniques in providing quality care to Veterans. Provides a full range of patient-centered, recovery-oriented therapeutic interventions, with an emphasis on brief, evidence-based individual, couples/family, and group mental and behavioral health services for Veterans. Provides a full range of patient-centered, recovery-oriented therapeutic interventions, with an emphasis on brief, evidence-based individual, couples/family, and group mental and behavioral health services for Veterans. Performs routine outcomes monitoring, clinical care coordination, and case management of patients assigned. Ensures that all clinical work is documented accurately and in a timely fashion, consistent with the MHSL and facility expectations and policies. Consults with peers, supervisors, and hospital staff on a wide variety of patient care issues. May be assigned to any program area, and may be involved in program evaluation, teaching, training, and/or research activities. Work Schedule: Monday through Friday 8:00am-4:30pm Telework: May be authorized for limited telework Virtual: This is not a virtual position. Position Title/Functional Statement #:Psychologist PCMHI/PD000000 Relocation/Recruitment Incentives: Not Authorized EDRP Authorized: Contact email@example.com, the EDRP Coordinator for questions/assistance Permanent Change of Station (PCS): Not Authorized Financial Discloser 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.