VA Nursing Partnership

Welcome to the Department of Veteran Affairs Northern California Health Care System (VANCHCS) — School of Nursing and Health Professions (SONHP) Academic Practice Partnership information website.

Key Facts About the VA Partnership

  • Offered at the USF Sacramento Campus
  • Clinical rotations focused on care for veterans with clinical placements through the VA Northern California Health Care System. Additional clinical rotations currently held at Shriners Hospital and Mercy San Juan.
  • Year-round program with nursing courses offered in the fall, spring, and summer terms
  • Class, simulation, and skills lab are located at the USF Sacramento Campus
  • Students work with veterans to advance health care and simultaneously embody Jesuit values

Strategic Plan

Learn about current research in academic-practice partnerships in the PDF icon VA Nursing Academic Partnership VANAP Strategic Plan.