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At VA, you’ll work among the finest, most diverse group of health professionals in the nation and be supported in your pursuit of excellence. Consider a career in VA and give back to our nation's Veterans. VA has hiring flexibilities for Title 38 and Hybrid Title 38 positions that both current and former health professions trainees (HPTs) are eligible for, making it easier to recruit HPTs. Take a closer look at VA Careers – find your profession under Careers in the banner for more information on opportunities and total rewards of a VA career.

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VA holds several Trainee Recruitment Events (VA-TRE) each year to make contingent employment offers to HPTs well before they complete their training program. View upcoming VA-TRE events, then contact the VHATRE Response Team at to register.

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VA hiring officials and HR professionals: See VA Workforce Management & Consulting’s HPT Recruitment and Hiring Resource Toolkit.