Medical Director - 4 Hours per Week

Fort Collins, CO

Inpatient and outpatient

4 Hours of Medical Director Coverage Needed per Week!

We have an opportunity for a Medical Director to provide and manage direct patient care, including physical examinations, evaluations, assessments, diagnoses and treatment for patients in a correctional setting at the Larimer County Jail.

Great Opportunity to Grow with Armor Correctional Health Services, Inc. in Fort Collins, CO!

A Day in the Life:

  • Prescribes pharmaceuticals, other medications, and treatment regimens as appropriate to assessed medical conditions.
  • Maintain medical records and charts documenting all medical services rendered.
  • Refers patients to specialists and to relevant patient care components as appropriate.
  • Directs and coordinates the patient care activities of nursing and support staff as required.
  • Follows established departmental policies, procedures and objectives, continuous quality improvement objectives and safety, environmental, and infection control standards.
  • Respond to requests from Security Staff as well as Armor Staff in accordance with Armor and Facility Guidelines.

Skills Knowledge and Abilities:

  • Ability to maintain quality, safety and infection control standards.
  • Board certified or board eligible
  • Knowledge of federal, state and correctional body standards and institutional regulations and guidelines for the provision of medical services.
  • Knowledge of relevant drugs and non-pharmaceutical patient care aids and ability to prescribe dosages and instruct patients in correct usage.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
  • Knowledge of clinical operations and procedures.
  • Knowledge of legal and ethical standards for the delivery of medical care.
  • Skill in organizing resources and establishing priorities.

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • State license in CO as an M.D. or D.O.
  • DEA license
  • Current CPR certification
  • Other relevant professional experiences or educational backgrounds will be considered as deemed appropriate.

Posted March 15, 2021