PrimeCare Medical is looking for a Physician (MD/DO) to work in the medical departments at correctional facilities located in and around Central Pennsylvania. The Physician will provide medical care to inmate/patient population utilizing current standards of Medical/Surgical practice. Other job duties will include…
•Assume responsibility for clinical practice in accordance with NCCHC/ACA Standards and PCM policies and procedures.
•Consult with medical specialists to seek advice and expertise in their respective areas.
•Provide consultation, if required, to all professionals (physicians/nursing) within the medical department.
•Oversee and supervise clinical services provided when on duty.
•Follow PCM Drug Formulary as clinically appropriate.
•Ensure complete, accurate and timely medical entries are made for each inmate/patient contact.
•Is available for consult and/or emergency medical coverage as assigned. Coverage may be on a rotation basis with other PCM physicians.
•Provide follow-up care for chronic medical/surgical conditions. Provide inmate/patient teaching regarding health status.
•Perform physical examinations according to NCCHC/ACA Standards and facility administration requirements.
•With approval of PCM Medical Director, contact community medical resources to arrange for the provision of hospitalization, specialty consult services, ancillary treatment, diagnostic evaluation and other sources required which are beyond the scope of facility capabilities.
•Monitor community hospital placements to ensure appropriateness of admission, length of stay and follow-up care required. The result of these reviews should be that the hospitalization is to the maximum benefit of the inmate/ patient.
•Provide technical assistance and clinical input with regard to medical department operations to the facility administration/governing bodies.
•Comply with standards of care in accordance with NCCHC/ACA and accepted medical standards.
PrimeCare believes in offering a competitive compensation and benefits package to their employees. Standard benefits include…
-Medical, Dental, and Vision coverage
-Life and Disability insurance options
-Flexible spending HSA account
PrimeCare Medical, provides comprehensive healthcare services to county jails, prisons and juvenile detention centers throughout the Northeastern United States. PrimeCare Medical specializes in correctional healthcare management through the significant contributions and strong moral values of our employees. Working in corrections provides a challenging and exciting world of opportunities for medical professionals today. Each day is both challenging and rewarding.
HOW TO APPLY:
To be considered for this position you can fax a copy of your CV to (717)-651-1865, Email your CV to email@example.com, or you can call our HR department at (717)-545-5787 and ask to speak with a Recruiter.
Now is the time to join the exciting and challenging world of correctional healthcare!
•Graduate of an accredited school of medicine or school of osteopathic medicine.
•Licensed to practice medicine in the state in which the facility is located.
•Board certified or eligible.
•Maintain current DEA number.
Telecommuting is allowed.
Additional Salary Information: Competitive salary DOE. Flexible schedule with sign on bonus and tuition reimbursement options.
PrimeCare Medical, Inc. is a privately owned, nationally accredited, correctional healthcare company based in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. PrimeCare provides medical services to juvenile correctional facilities, jails, and prisons throughout the Northeastern United States. As professionals, we customize a medical program based on your facility's specific medical needs without jeopardizing the speci...fic security requirements of your detention center.
Since its foundation in 1986, PrimeCare has provided excellent quality care in the correctional medical field and has a renewal rate that is among the best in the industry. Currently, PrimeCare has a team of over 800 qualified staff members who are providing medical services to approximately 18,000 inmates. Providing cost-efficient care in conjunction with cut-edge technology, PrimeCare Medical’s goal is to provide its clients with outstanding medical service.