The Deputy to the Chief of Staff (DCOS) is an executive position responsible to the Chief of Staff (COS). The DCOS position resides within the Executive Office and is directly supervised by the Chief of Staff (COS). Key qualities include leadership, strategic planning, matrix-teamwork building, quality improvement. The desired candidate will have proven managerial skills in a complex health care environment that can foster inter-institutional relationships in an academic setting.
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.
Since 1975, the American Association for Physician Leadership has helped physicians develop their leadership skills through education, career development, thought leadership and community building.
Now more than ever, physicians are leaders in their organizations and communities. The American Association for Physician Leadership® maximizes and supports physician leadership through education, community, and influence.