Physician & Surgeon (IM/FP)
Job Number: 5860664
Location: California Health Care Facility - Stockton
Department Name: California Correctional Health Care Services
Region: Northern California
Time Base/FT/PT: Full Time
Closing Date/FFD: Until Filled
 
Physician & Surgeon (IM/FP)
$347,784 - $365,184 annual (Time-Limited Board Certified)
$330,360 - $346,908 annual (Lifetime Board Certified)
$313,008 - $328,680 annual (Pre-Board Certified)
 
  • Physicians providing care at select institutions receive an additional 15% pay ($45,360 - $62,760 Time-Limited Board Certified; $43,092 - $59,640 Lifetime Board Certified; $40,824 - $56,496 Pre-Board Certified)
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 while committing to providing optimal care, promoting patients’ successful reintegration into society, and reducing recidivism.
 
We currently have opportunities at Wasco State Prison located in the heart of central California’s Kern County.  With an array of metropolitan conveniences, natural attractions, and recreational activities, this is the ideal place to enjoy the work-life balance you’ll find with CCHCS.
 
Here, in a supportive and collaborative environment, you will:
  • Enjoy a practical patient panel 
  • Deliver basic primary care to our diverse patient population
  • 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 CalPERS.ca.gov for retirement formulas)
  • Robust 401(k) and 457 savings plans (tax defer up to $45,000 - $60,000 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
Take the first step in joining our team and submit your CV to CentralizedHiringUnit@cdcr.ca.gov.
 
 Candidates new to CCHCS are required to submit to a background investigation process utilizing Live Scan Fingerprinting, and Tuberculosis (TB) testing prior to appointment followed by department annual TB testing/evaluation thereafter.

Pursuant to the Public Health Order (State and Local Correctional Facilities and Detention Centers Health Care Worker Vaccination Requirement) issued by the California Department of Public Health and the directive (Mandatory COVID 19 Vaccines and Testing for Institution Staff) issued by the Department of Corrections & Rehabilitation (CDCR), all staff assigned to all staff assigned to this institution are required to show evidence of full vaccination for COVID-19, absent an approved reasonable medical or religious accommodation precluding them from vaccination. In addition, employees regularly assigned to work in the health care areas or posts within this assigned institution shall provide evidence of full vaccination for COVID-19, absent an approved reasonable medical or religious accommodation precluding them from vaccination.

Pursuant to the Public Health Orders (Guidance for the Use of Face Coverings and State and Local Correctional Facilities and Detention Centers Health Care Worker Vaccination Requirement) issued by the California Department of Public Health and the directive Mandatory COVID 19 Vaccines and Testing for Institution Staff issued by the Department of Corrections & Rehabilitation (CDCR), all staff assigned to this post/position may be required to show evidence of full vaccination and booster for COVID-19, absent an approved reasonable medical or religious accommodation precluding them from vaccination.

Please review the appropriate bulletin/assessment on the Bulletin Page for the Minimum Qualifications and, if qualified, complete the Assessment according to the instructions.
 
How To Apply: You may apply for this position by clicking “Apply Now” on the top or bottom of this page.
 
"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.