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 The clinical social worker responsibilities for this position are conducted within the community and the clinic setting. The social worker works directly with the Mental Health department to provide professional clinical care, coordinate the delivery of Military Sexual Trauma (MST) -related services, and provides Evidence-Based Therapies as appropriate. The MST Coordinator is to remain knowledgeable about national, VISN, and facility-level policies and trends related to MST. The incumbent will serve as a contact person and source of information and problem-solving for MST-related issues at VA Central California Health Care System. The MST Coordinator will monitor and ensure that national and VISN-level policies related to MST screening are implemented at local level. Monitor and ensure that national and VISN-level policies related to MST education and training are implemented at the individual facility with Veterans and with the community. The coordinator is to establish and monitor mechanisms to ensure that Veterans with experiences of MST have access to appropriate treatment. Maintain up to date reporting measure of local MST-related data for quality and program improvement. Work Schedule: Monday through Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm Financial Disclosure 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.