Physician (IM/FP) - Quality Management

Elk Grove, California
$268,080 - $296,328
Oct 07, 2019
Jan 05, 2020
Full Time
Position Type

Physician (IM/FP) – Quality Management

$282,216 - $296,328 annual salary (Time-Limited Board Certified)

$268,080 - $281,496 annual salary (Lifetime Board Certified)

Are you a physician with a passion for quality management and its application in improving patient outcomes, promoting cost effectiveness and efficiencies, and supporting the delivery of safe patient care?

If so, California Correctional Health Care Services (CCHCS) is seeking a dynamic IM/FP physician to join our Quality Management Unit, which supports continuous evaluation and positive change for the medical activities within all 35 State of California correctional facilities.  In this key position and under the direction of the Deputy Medical Executive, you will:

  • Evaluate the quality of patient care, including analyzing clinical data related to significant health care events and identifying areas of improvement in both clinical practices and health care processes
  • Support and assist with the implementation of quality improvement initiatives, including researching current standards of care and applying new or updated standards in the development of decision support materials and staff training programs
  • Provide expertise in the development of patient outcome and other performance-related reports
  • Make occasional site visits in order to provide on-site technical assistance
  • Perform special studies in the field
  • Provide expert testimony as necessary for legal proceedings or staff disciplinary actions
  • Provide assistance to the Integrated Substance Use Disorder Treatment program

This distinctive opportunity is based at CCHCS Headquarters in Elk Grove. Located approximately 15 miles south of Sacramento, Elk Grove is a friendly bedroom community featuring modern neighborhoods, excellent schools, and all of the amenities you may desire.

In return for your efforts, we provide a competitive compensation package, including:

  • 40-hour workweek – affords you true work-life balance
  • Generous paid time off and holiday schedule
  • Secure State of California retirement that vests in five years
  • Robust 401(k) and 457 retirement plans –  tax defer up to $38,000 - $50,000 per year
  • Paid CME, with paid time off to attend
  • Paid insurance, license, and DEA renewal
  • Relocation assistance for those new to State of California service
  • And much more

Take the first step toward joining this outstanding team and contact:

Danny Richardson

(916) 691-3155

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