VHA employs over 24,500 physicians and more than 93,000 nurses to provide care to Veterans and their families. We offer more positions in more occupations and specialties than any other health care system in the country. Of course, each of them has a major impact on the lives of those who have risked their lives to serve our country. Each of our employee testimonials offers useful information on what it’s like to work for the VA, as well as key characteristics and qualifications we look for in potential candidates. If you visit VA Careers you can research all the different possibilities (including non-health care positions) to learn about the different opportunities within each of our job functions so that you can pick a career that is best-suited to your unique skillset.

We’ve written a few blogs on various occupations and individual employees. Take a quick read of some of them below to discover how you can make a difference in the lives of our Veterans:


If you are a student, an experienced professional or a transitioning member of the military, you can find career with VA. When you work with us, you’ll not only advance your career – you’ll also advance care for Veterans. Explore the breadth of opportunities you have to consider and Join VA!


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Published on Sep. 24, 2016

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