On Thursday, 7/16 @VACareers partnered with VHA recruiters and the national healthcare recruitment & marketing office during a Twitter Chat to address questions and comments from candidates. Multiple health care professionals joined and tweeted questions about vacancies, the application process and benefits using the #workatVA.

If you weren’t able to make the chat, check out our Events Calendar to view all upcoming chats (the next Chat will take place on Thursday, 8/20), or tweet us anytime using #workatVA and the VA Careers team will respond promptly to your question. You may also forward your resumes to VACareers@va.gov.

Here are some of the common questions received during the chat and their answers:

“How do I highlight my experience on my resume to make it stand out?”

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“How long does it take for the application status to be updated after applying for a position?”

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“Are there any job fairs where I can sit down with a recruiter in-person?”

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“Why have I not received a response to my application?”

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“Are there internship opportunities available at VHA?”

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To see all VHA health care opportunities, click here.

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Published on Jul. 23, 2015

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  1. William L July 23, 2015 at 11:51 am

    My inquire is filling service connected disability benenfits.constant denial because people in those positions are not qualified to serve veterans, and follow up on the fillings.
    Without proper knowledge and educational we are in constant frustration with a broken system. Do I hire the lawyer fight on my behalf.

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