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SFVAHCS - Chief of Telehealth Clinical Resource Hub

Recruitment Period

Open date: July 21st, 2020

Last review date: Wednesday, Oct 21, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.

Final date: Friday, Jan 21, 2022 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

Position description

Chief, Telehealth Clinical Resource Hub, San Francisco Health Care System

The San Francisco VA Health Care System (SFVAHCS), in conjunction with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) is seeking applications for the position of Chief, Telehealth Clinical Resource Hub for VISN 21. The selected leader will be full time at the SFVAHCS with a joint academic appointment at UCSF. The SFVAHCS VISN Clinical Resource Hub program is a VA-funded program that resides within SFVAHCS and provides routine and urgent telehealth care to Palo Alto, Northern California, Fresno, Reno, Las Vegas and Pacific Islands systems, including their Community Based Outpatient Centers. The Clinical Resource Hub Chief will be a member of the Medicine Service. The SFVAHCS program is one of three UCSF Divisions of General Internal Medicine, located at UCSF Mt. Zion, Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital, and the SFVAHCS. The Clinical Resource Hub is an integrated service and its Chief will oversee practitioners within SFVAHCS, which may include General Internal Medicine, Primary Care, Mental Health, Specialty Care, Geriatrics, Rehab, Nursing and Social Work. In addition to serving a major leadership role within the SFVAHCS, the Clinical Resource Hub Chief works collaboratively to support research and education across all sites. The ideal candidate will be suitable for UCSF academic appointment at the level of associate or full professor in the In Residence, Clinical X, or HS Clinical series, as evidenced by a strong track record of scholarship, teaching and clinical excellence. This individual will report academically to the Chief, Medical Service SFVAHCS and operationally to the Deputy Chief of Staff, SFVAHCS. Qualified applicants will have an MD, current medical license, and be board-certified in Internal Medicine. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated strong leadership skills, program development experience, and success in mentorship.

UC San Francisco seeks candidates whose experience, teaching and research, or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.

Applicants must be eligible for appointment at the VA. The VA’s basic qualification standards may be found at

Please apply online via AP Recruit at

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter (Optional)

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Please see the following page for more details:

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3 required (contact information only)

Job location

San Francisco, CA