This position is located within the office of the NWI Associate Director for Patient Care and is a liaison to the National Office of Patient Centered Care and Cultural Transformation (OPCC&CT). The incumbent will provide vision, planning, management, and coordination for the implementation of the Whole Health System of Care, Health Promotion, and Integrative Health programs including incorporation and facilitation of broader OPCC&CT initiatives and associated outcome evaluations. **This position may be filled by a Registered Nurse, Psychologist, Social Worker, or Recreation Therapist. These positions are advertised on separate USA jobs announcements. If you are interested in the other disciplines, you will need to apply to that vacancy announcement.** Duties include, but are not limited to: Manages and plans how services are delivered and contributes to the process of strategic planning, influencing and responding to organizational priorities. Creates an annual Whole Health System Strategic Plan, identifies Whole Health system development priorities, and works with the Executive Team/ appropriate Service level Chiefs, ACOS's, Whole Health Program Coordinator, and Whole Health Steering Committee. Chairs (or co-chairs) the Whole Health Steering Committee and provides oversight to supervisors of 3 elements of Whole Health System (empowerment - pathway, equipping- well-being/self-care, and treatment-whole health clinical care). Develops policy for integrative health programming within a VA setting as well as plans, coordinates, and partners with service departments across the NWI HCS. Develops, recommends and implements strategies for planning and participates in the documentation of long and short-range planning efforts. Makes recommendations on specific Whole Health, Health Promotion, and Integrative Health projects and planning efforts that can be accomplished within existing resource levels and advises on the impact of efforts that require additional resources. Coordinates the preparation of and is a chief contributor to the reports and other presentations on program planning and evaluation. Participates in strategic planning, marketing, outreach, proposal development, and grant facilitation, as well as facilitates the activation of special Whole Health, Health Promotion, and Integrative Health projects across the hospital. Recommends and develops changes to policies and procedures to encourage and promote excellence in partnering with Veterans to develop and implement proactive, personalized, patient driven care with a focus on self-management strategies, health promotion, and integrative health. Develops performance standards and evaluates work performance of subordinates. Gives advice, counsel and instruction to employees on both work and administrative matters. Provide a full range of clinical services, including services such as mindfulness, meditation, stress management, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia, health behavior interventions, biofeedback, and integrative health education. Develops annual budgetary reports based on quality activity and financial information and projections. Monitors budget allocation and execution to ensure that operating program objectives are met. Work Schedule: Monday-Friday, 7:30am to 4:00pm Telework: Telework, if approved, will be on an ad-hoc basis Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
Internal Number: 599707800
About Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
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.