Education and length of practice will be considered through a formal pay-setting process in determining the final compensable salary (Base Pay + Market Pay). A Recruitment/Relocation Incentive may be authorized to highly qualified individuals. The incumbent may be eligible for the Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP) depending on acceptance into the program, amount/type of qualifying debt and available funding. The benefit is valid upon approval (not backdated to date of employment).
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.