Company: Corizon Health
Location: Las Cruces
Posted on: July 8, 2019
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We have an exceptional opportunity for a Part Time Medical Director
to join our healthcare team at the Dona Ana County Detention Center
located in Las Cruces, NM. This position is 8 hours per week.
Qualifications of the Corizon Health Medical Director
License to practice medicine in the state of employment
Current Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) registration
Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Certification
Board-certified or board eligible in primary care specialty (family
practice, internal medicine, surgery) required
Job Summary of the Corizon Health Medical Director
Corizon Health Medical Directors serve as the responsible Physician
and health authority within our medical units. Medical Directors
provide overall supervision for clinical services for the site as
well as serve as liaison for clinical matters with medical
providers outside the system and are available to provide on-call
services as needed.
Responsibilities of the Corizon Health Medical Director
Serve as Chairman of the Medical Audit Committee.
Consult with medical providers in the community to resolve issues
in delivering services to inmates.
Supervise the clinical services provided by the professional and
Annually review and approve clinical protocols, policies and
procedures, and medical disaster plan.
Provide direction and assistance to the on-site quality assurance
program including review and action on inmate complaints, and
Monitor referrals to outside healthcare facilities for
appropriateness, quality, and continuity of care.
Sponsor Physician Assistants in compliance with the state law for
correctional facilities. Serve as a professional resource for all
Physicians working at the facility(s).
Assist in screening, interviewing and evaluating credentials of
Serve as discussion leader for selected in-service training
classes. Represent the healthcare program in discussions with local
civic groups or visiting officials. As requested, attend medical
director's meetings at the Corizon Health central office.
Attend Pharmacy Therapeutic Committee meetings (and other meetings,
Corizon Health provides patients with high quality healthcare and
reentry services that will reduce recidivism and better the
communities where we live and work. We are dedicated to meeting the
needs of the growing number of incarcerated persons with physical
and mental illness and the professionals who care for them. More
healthcare professionals are finding the stability and advancement
they desire at Corizon Health.
This position may require a background check, security clearance,
and/or drug screening.
Corizon Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with
federal and state employment opportunity laws, qualified applicants
are considered for all positions without regard to race, gender,
national origin, religion, age, sexual orientation, disability,
Vietnam era veteran, or disabled Veteran status.
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