May 08, 2020
US Dept of Veterans Affairs
Primary Care Nurse Practitioner Residency Training Program
This VA Office of Academic Affiliations (OAA) funded 12 month post-graduate NP residency in primary care for homeless and vulnerable Veterans is an innovative program admitting residents annually since the summer of 2016 at the Greater Los Angeles VA’s Center of Education for Interprofessional Academic Patient Aligned Care Team (CoE IA HPACT). The purpose of the CoE IA HPACT is to further develop the primary care clinical and professional skills necessary to achieve competence in caring for homeless Veterans as a member of an interprofessional PACT team within the VA healthcare system.