Assistant Chief of Respiratory Care performs His/her duties in conjunction with performance standards of the Chief of Respiratory Care. He/She will serve as the representative for the respiratory care section in the absence of the Chief or at the direction of the Chief. The Assistant will serve as front line supervisor for all the clinical and non clinical staff in the respiratory care sections. He/She may need to be physically present in the other areas of the Medical Center.
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.