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Topic: Transitioning military personnel

A quote from combat medic, intermediate care technician, and VA nurse Charles Turner.

From intermediate care technician to nurse: Charles Turner

Army Veteran Charles Turner joined VA as an intermediate care technician and uses our programs to continue his education. Read his story.

Read more From intermediate care technician to nurse: Charles Turner

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Get retirement-ready with a job at VA 

Transitioning military personnel have a wealth of knowledge that makes them valuable VA employees. Be sure to highlight the things you learned in your service during your interview.

Transitioning military personnel: 5 skills you can share

VA police have a plethora of ways they can serve Veterans, providing security to our facilities and safety to the Veterans who come to us for care.

Share your courage and provide security with VA police

Enjoy a fulfilling career and great benefits as a peer specialist at VA, all while building personal connections with Veterans.

Discover the power of your story as a peer specialist at VA

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