Physician

Employer
Correctional Medicine Associates
Location
Laredo, Texas
Closing date
Jul 16, 2023

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Specialty
Family Medicine
Hours
Full Time
Position Type
Permanent
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Health care delivery in a correctional setting is challenging and rewarding. It offers fulfilling opportunities for health care providers to sharpen their clinical skills, utilize cutting-edge technology, and actively manage patients, free from many of the bureaucratic processes found in traditional health care settings.

Provide direction and leadership for the medical program in collaboration with the Health Services Administrator.

Provide a variety of professional medical services to inmates to include administering examinations, diagnosing medical and other problems, prescribing medications and providing treatment and follow-up care.

Provide direction and leadership for the medical program in collaboration with the Health Services Administrator.

Monitor and review operations and standards of care delivered to inmates.

Make clinic rounds

Participate in treatment team meetings where individual health plans of inmates are devised, reviewed and altered.

Closely monitor all potential catastrophic illnesses.

Accept on-call status.

Successful candidate must have an active medical license in the state of Texas. Family Medicine, General Medicine or Emergency Medicine background preferred. Must have active DEA license.

We offer a competitive salary with medical, dental, vision, life insurance, PTO, holiday pay, 401(K), subscription to Up to Date and relocation.

About the Facility:

Webb County Detention Center is located in the border city of Laredo, TX. Laredo, TX is the fastest growing city in the United States with its import/export business.

The facility houses approximately 499 male and female ICE inmates. The clinic has a nursing staff, mental health staff and a dental office.

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