Physician & Surgeon - HQ Complex Patient Populations
Job Number: 5652090
Location: Headquarters - Elk Grove
Department Name: California Correctional Health Care Services
Region: Northern California
Time Base/FT/PT: Full Time
Closing Date/FFD: Until Filled
 
Physician & Surgeon - HQ Complex Patient Populations
$296,496 - $311,328 annual (Time-Limited Board Certified)
$281,640 - $295,740 annual (Lifetime Board Certified)
$266,844 - $280,200 annual (Pre-Board Certified)
 
California Correctional Health Care Services (CCHCS) is seeking a physician with a desire to help shape and enhance the delivery of medical care to clinically complex patients within the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitations’ (CDCR) correctional institutions. In addition to a CA medical license, you must possess an X-Waiver (or ability to attain within 14 days of hire).
 
Under the general direction of the Deputy Medical Executive for the Complex Patient Populations, you will: 
  • Serve as a clinical subject matter expert that develops and updates evidence-based guidelines and tools, continues medical education activities, and clinical policies and procedures related to providing care to patients with complex needs
  • Develop programs designed to identify, treat, and monitor complex patient populations
  • Support statewide quality improvement activities including developing clinical toolkits and educating institution-based providers in utilizing the toolkits to provide value-based patient care
  • Serve as a clinical consultant on projects and perform clinical practice and mortality reviews as needed
  • Travel to CDCR correctional institutions throughout California 

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

  • 40-hour workweek
  • Generous paid time off and holiday schedule
  • State of California retirement that vests in 5 years (visit www.CalPERS.ca.gov 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
  • Visa sponsorship opportunities
  • Relocation assistance for those new to state service
  • And much more

This distinctive opportunity is based at CCHCS’ comfortable and modern campus-style headquarters office in Elk Grove, located approximately 15 miles south of Sacramento.

Take the first step in joining our team and submit your CV to CentralizedHiringUnit@cdcr.ca.gov or contact us at (877) 793-4473. 

CCHCS uses E-Verify in its hiring practices to achieve a lawful workforce. For more information about E-Verify, please go to www.e-verify.gov". 

EOE.