Physician & Surgeon (IM/FP)
Job Number: 5651076
Location: Folsom State Prison - Represa
Department Name: California Correctional Health Care Services
Region: Northern California
Time Base/FT/PT: Part Time Limited Term
Closing Date/FFD: Until Filled
Physician & Surgeon (IM/FP)
$151,212 - $158,778 annual (Time-Limited Board Certified) (.50/20hr week)
$143,634 - $150,828 annual (Lifetime Board Certified) (.50/20hr week)
$136,092 - $142,902 annual (Pre-Board Certified) (.50/20hr week)
Are you looking to practice medicine and maintain a positive work-life balance? A career with California Correctional Health Care Services (CCHCS) allows you to focus on providing quality care without the burdens of managing insurance paperwork or maintaining a private practice. 
We currently have opportunities at Folsom State Prison located near family-friendly Folsom located 30 miles east of Sacramento.  This city has a rich history, beautiful modern neighborhoods, and excellent schools.  Folsom offers many activities including expansive bike trails, boating on Folsom Lake, and shopping at upscale boutiques.
Here, in a supportive and collaborative environment, you will:
  • Provide education to patients related to chronic disease management 
CCHCS offers a competitive compensation package, including:
  • 40-hour workweek (affords you true work-life balance)
  • Generous paid time off and holiday schedule
  • State of California retirement that vests in 5 years (visit for retirement formulas)
  • Robust 401(k) and 457 savings plans (tax defer up to $41,000 - $54,000 per year)
  • Paid Insurance, license, and DEA renewal
  • Paid CME, with paid time off to attend
  • Visa sponsorship opportunities
  • Relocation assistance for those new to state service
  • And much more
The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) issued an Order on August 19, 2021 which requires workers working in a healthcare setting at all local and state correctional facilities and detention centers be vaccinated against COVID-19. Therefore, all workers identified under the CDPH Order are required to either be vaccinated or submit a medical or religious accommodation. While working through either of these interactive processes, staff shall wear an N95 mask and test twice-weekly (with at least 72 hours between each test) until they comply with the August 19, 2021 CDPH Order.
Take the first step in joining this outstanding multidisciplinary team and contact Kevonna Brown, Recruiter at (916) 691-2360 or
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