Medical Director PT (Physician #)
Company: Corizon Health
Location: Battle Creek
Posted on: September 11, 2020
About Corizon Health Correctional healthcare is not just a job.
It's a calling. By choosing a career with Corizon Health you are
choosing the opportunity to truly make a difference in the health,
well-being, and future of the patients you serve. We take pride in
being a pioneer provider of correctional healthcare. If you are
interested in helping us continue our legacy of innovation and
clinical expertise, we encourage you to connect with us today.
Responsibilities Below is a list of your responsibilities as a
Medical Director - Part Time with Corizon Health at Calhoun County
Detention Center located in located in Battle Creek, Michigan:
- 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 paraprofessional staff. 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 infection control.
- 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 the
credentials of healthcare providers.
- 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 central office. Attend Pharmacy
Therapeutic Committee meetings and other meetings, as required.
Experience & Requirements
- Graduate of an accredited medical school
- Fully licensed to practice medicine in state of
- Current DEA registration.
- Preferablely board certified or board eligible in primary care
specialty (family practice, internal medicine or surgery) with
administrative experience in corrections and/or managed healthcare
delivery. A background check, security clearance and drug screening
are required for this role. Corizon Health is an Equal
Opportunity/Affirmative Action 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. EOE including
Disability/Protected Veterans. Not ready to apply? Connect with us
for general consideration. ID 2 Job Locations US-MI-Battle Creek
Category Clinical & Operations Leadership Position Type Regular
Part-time Shift / Schedule Weekday Day Location ID 00632
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