VA Vacancy Rates

Jasper Craven filed this request with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs of the United States of America.
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From: Jasper Craven

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Freedom of Information Act, I hereby request the following records:

Up-to-date data on the number of staff vacancies across all 19 VISNS and, if possible, including more granular data for each agency facility, including hospitals, CBOCs, etc. Please detail the type of vacant position, how long it has been vacant, and how much the starting salary is.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 20 business days, as the statute requires.


Jasper Craven


Mr. Craven,

VISN 8 received the attached FOIA request from your organization. Are you aware that the information you are seeking is publicly available free of charge on the USA Jobs website ? I am happy to work up a fee estimate for compiling the information for you, but it may be in your best financial interest to complete your search on the website. Please advise if you wish to move forward processing this request.

Charles J Barron, MHA
VISN 8 Compliance Officer
FOIA/Privacy/Records Mgmt Officer
VA Sunshine Healthcare Network
140 Fountain Lane
Saint Petersburg, FL 33716
Phone: 727.575.8077
Cell: 727.422.7174

From: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Mr. Cravens,

Attached is your list of all VISNs, and your IAD. If I can be of further assistance please do not hesitate to contact me at the information provided below.

Gregorio E. O. Kishketon A.A.S., A.S., B.S., C.O.R.
Office of the Assistant Deputy Undersecretary for Health and Health Informatics
VHA FOIA Officer|FOIA Litigations |Information Access and Privacy Office
Office of Health Informatics and Analytics
Health Information Governance (10A7B)
810 Vermont Avenue, N.W. | Washington, D.C. 20420
Tel. (202)461-0854 | Fax (202) 273-9387/86
Cell. (202)352-6654
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