Rutgers University Correctional Health Care is seeking a Physician I for South Woods State Prison located in Bridgeton, New Jersey. The Physician I serves as a Medical Director of individual sites and supervises other physicians, physician assistants, and nurse practitioners.
Responsible for providing medical services to inmates of the Department of Corrections, which are consistent with community standards of care.
Serves as liaison for clinical matters with medical providers outside of the system and be available to provide on- call services.
Provides emergency care, routine medical care, preventive medical care and education to patients.
Daily rounds in the infirmary, and documents patient's status in the progress notes of the infirmary medical record.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Licensed physician in the State of New Jersey.
Current DEA registration, and CDS and CPR certifications.
Must be Board Certified and qualified by the state laws/regulations, to practice medicine.
Experienced in a primary care specialty.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Valid Driver's License. Possesses own vehicle or have alternative means of transportation from one site to another.
Must be approved by the Department of Corrections (DOC) and adhere to all DOC requirements.
Posting Number: 18ST2412
Location: Off Campus
Internal Number: 71477
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