With approximately 55,000 admissions per year and an average daily population of 10,000, the NYC jail system is one of the largest in the nation. NYC Health + Hospitals/Correctional Health Service (CHS) is a national leader in the delivery of healthcare to the justice-involved population and, with PAGNY’s active support, aspires to the highest standards of care with the goal of meeting or exceeding what is available in the community.
Seeking highly trained physician to provide medical services to provide medical services to Correctional Officers within the jail system. Physicians will provide medical evaluations, order medications, laboratory and diagnostic tests, and make necessary referrals, as appropriate. This role may include assigment to in-person and telehealth clinical care for inmates in jail-based clinics at times. Requires no physician time dedicated to billing. Physicians work as part of a care delivery team with strong administrative support staff, integrated nursing and mental health.
Registered to practice medicine in the State of NY, ACLS Certification (training available) and Infection Control Certification.
Current Federal DEA License
Board certified or Board Eligible preferred