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Huntington, West Virginia - USD Full Time Posted: Thursday, 7 December 2017
 
 
The incumbent holds a facility-level position, reporting to the Chief of Staff's office, with coordination and input from the VISN Telehealth Manager. The incumbent is responsible for overall planning, coordination, implementation, management, and evaluation of clinical applications of telehealth within the facility organization, with particular emphasis on improving access to veterans identified as "rural" and "highly rural". The incumbent works closely with network and facility leaders and staff to incorporate new concepts and programs into extant systems, and provides education and training to all facility staff impacted by program, role, or technology changes. Matrix lines of authority ensure that VISN 5 and VHA goals and strategic directions are fully supported by Telehealth programming through collaborative efforts with facility and network leaders. The incumbent is knowledgeable of overall facility and network goals, missions and priorities to ensure that the Telehealth programming does not impact adversely upon other programs or resources.
He/she is knowledgeable of funding sources and methodologies including Office of Rural Health, the area Rural Health Resource Center, VERA, third party collections, sharing agreement revenues, contracts and enhanced use revenue. He/she has awareness of management discussions, decisions, and policy-making concerning Telehealth and rural health; consults and advises the Chief of Staff, Facility Director, and Chief Information Officer on all related matters. The incumbent integrates Telehealth program planning within facility operations as a whole to ensure goals and priorities are complementary and in congruence with the overall VISN Telehealth program.
Work schedule: 8:00am to 4:30pm, Monday through Friday
Compressed/Flexible Schedule: Not available
Telework: Not available
Virtual: This IS NOT a virtual position.
Position Description Title/PD#: Supervisory Health Systems Specialist/20075-0
Relocation/Recruitment Incentives: Not Authorized
Financial Disclosure Report: Not Required
$49,765
$64,697
Job Details
Application Open Date
11/25/2017
Application Close Date
12/18/2017
Organization
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Who May Apply
Agency Employees Only - Appearing on USAJOBS
Status
Full-Time


Huntington, West Virginia, United States of America
IT
USD
Department of Veterans Affairs
Department of Veterans Affairs
JS2365_5FEFF9150E9CB70C0EC1E3A6EDEC0EFF/313382220
12/7/2017 6:34:31 AM

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