August 05, 2020
West Los Angeles VA Medical Center
Primary Care Nurse Practitioner Residency Program
Academic partner: University of California – Los Angeles, School of Nursing
This 12-month post-graduate residency in primary care for homeless Veterans is an innovative program that started in 2016 at the Greater Los Angeles VA’s Center of Education for Interprofessional Academic Patient Aligned Care Teams (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.