Medical Director - Exceptional Opportunity Coxsackie, NY

Coxsackie, NY

full-time
Inpatient

Medical Director Leader Needed for Corizon Health in Coxsackie, NY.

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:

As the Medical Director with Corizon Health at Coxsackie Correctional Institute, located in Coxsackie, NY.

  • 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).

Corizon Health offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes:

• Health insurance

• 5 weeks of PTO

• 401k with matching funds

• Tuition assistance

• Mal Practice covered

• Continuing education reimbursement, and more!

Requirements:

Fully licensed to practice medicine in the state of employment.

  • Current DEA (Drug Enforcement Agency) registration.
  • Board-certified or board eligible in primary care specialty (family practice, internal medicine, surgery) required.
  • CPR certification.


Posted October 20, 2021