This position is located in the National Center for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (NCPTSD) within the Veterans Health Administration, White River Junction, Vermont serving as the Program Manager for the Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Mentoring Program and responds to and triages consultation requests for the PTSD Consultation Program at the Executive Division of the NCPTSD. ***THIS IS NOT A VIRTUAL POSITION, YOU MUST LIVE WITHIN OR BE WILLING TO RELOCATE WITHIN A COMMUTABLE DISTANCE OF THE DUTY LOCATION*** Responds to all email and telephone requests for consultation related to PTSD; Obtains clinical information in a manner that is sensitive and efficient to rapidly assess the clinical needs of consultee; Codes consultation requests and enters requests/written responses into a database; Responds directly to questions from VA and community providers (physicians, psychologist, social workers, nurses, etc.) Develops and promotes materials for the PTSD consultation program; Maintains centralized collection of important documents which include recommendations for adapting various types of clinical care; Oversees the day-to-day operations of the PTSD mentoring program; Responds to inquiries from clinicians and briefs the Program Director and leadership; Creates written summaries of the clinical issues and responses; Oversees the PTSD mentoring SharePoint site, responsible for technical and contact aspects and ensures documents are accurate, updated and easily accessible; Produces educational materials and presentations; Prepares various reports; Performs other related duties as necessary. Work Schedule: Monday through Friday, 8:00am - 4:30pm Telework: Available Virtual: This is not a virtual position. Position Description/PD#: Health Science Specialist - PTSD Mentoring Program Manager/PD029250 Relocation/Recruitment Incentives: Not Authorized 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.