Do you have a keen professional interest in addiction medicine and substance use treatment? California Correctional Health Care Services (CCHCS) is seeking Internal Medicine/Family Practice physician leader to join our Integrated Substance Use Disorder Treatment Program. This newly-created statewide program is designed to provide integrated, specialized care to patients with a history of substance use who require additional medical assistance.
Duties include, but are not limited to:
Oversight of clinical services for the Complex Patient Population Program (CPPP), including coordination of substance use disorder treatment (SUDT), medication-assisted treatment (MAT), pain and palliative care services, Hepatitis C treatment, transgender care, and other patient populations requiring high intensity clinical services
Clinical and administrative leadership and direct supervision of physicians providing complex patient care via telehealth
Assisting in the implementation and clinical operation of a statewide CPPP that prepares primary care providers to screen, refer, and treat patients with SUDT and other high intensity clinical needs
Coordination and support of post-release treatment and services
On-call duties and occasional travel to correctional institutions and community health care organizations
In return for your efforts, we offer a competitive compensation package, including:
Generous paid time off and holiday schedule
Secure State of California retirement that vests in five years
Robust 401(k) and 457 retirement plans (tax defer up to $38,000 - $50,000 per year)
Relocation assistance for those new to State of California service
Paid insurance, license, and DEA renewal
And much more
These distinctive opportunities are currently based in our Southern California Santa Ana office with future opportunities available shortly in Southern California at our Diamond Bar and Rancho Cucamonga offices; and in Northern California in our Elk Grove office. Please be sure to let us know your location preference when contacting us.
About California Correctional Health Care Services
Established to oversee and provide timely access to quality health care in all adult correctional facilities operated by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation in California, California Correctional Health Care Services is seeking dedicated health care professional to continue this important mission. In return we offer all of the benefits of employment with State of California, including comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance options; generous paid time off; and retirement options that include a pension and 401(k) and 457 accounts. Plus, with 35 locations throughout the state, you’re sure to find your perfect fit!