Butler VA Health Care System
NEWS VA in Butler gets new chief of staff
April 23, 2011
Published: April 23, 2011
VA in Butler gets new chief of staff Butler Twp — Dr. Timothy Burke is the new chief of staff at VA Butler Healthcare. He comes to Butler from the VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System where he was the vice president of the primary care service line. He received his medicine degree from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine in 1996 and completed his primary care internal medicine residency at Brigham and Women's Hospital in 1999. He has represented VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System and VISN 4 nationally on the National Utilization Management Advisory Committee.
He also is an assistant professor of medicine at University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. He is dedicated to the implementation of PACT — Patient-Aligned Care Teams, which is a patient-driven team approach that focuses on VA medical care that is more accessible, continuous and compassionate.