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Resident Training Information

Welcome to the VA NWIHCS Resident Onboarding Site!

To work at the VA you will be required to complete Part 1 of the onboarding process no longer than 21 days prior to your start date. Your timely completion of these requirements is key to moving forward quickly and efficiently. If not completed this may delay or remove entry into your rotation. Please work closely with your VA Program Coordinator / VA Point of Contact  to avoid any unnecessary delays; these department liaisons are available to help and answer your questions. A step-by-step Resident Onboarding Checklist will guide you through the process.

Part 1 – Start 30-45 days prior to rotation

  • Fingerprinting – See Onboarding Checklist Information
  • VA’s TMS required course “Training for Trainees” – TMS information handout  
    • Your VA Point of Contact should have provided you with the following information:
    • The VA Location being supported.
    • Your Trainee Type and Specialty/Discipline.
    • The VA Point of Contact’s First Name, Last Name, Email Address, and Telephone Number.

Part 2 – VA Internal Processing

Part 3 – PIV Sponsoring and Acquisition of PIV card (required for VA rotation)

Part 4 – CPRS (computerized record) training

 

If you have any general questions, please contact the Education Office contacts listed on this page. 

Again, welcome to the VA.  We look forward to working with you!


Sincerely,

Jodi Wilson
Acting Administrative Officer for ACOS-Education
 

 

 

Contact

Jodi Wilson
Administrative Officer, Acting
Omaha VA, Room 9427
402-995-4259
Jodi.Wilson@va.gov

Diane O'Malley
Program Specialist
Omaha VA, Room 9427
402-995-4932
Diane.OMalley@va.gov