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Unit Medical Director- Abilene, Texas

Company: Texas Tech Health Sciences Center Managed Care
Location: Abilene
Posted on: October 11, 2019

Job Description:

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Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center is currently seeking a Correctional Unit Medical Director for the Robertson Unit in Abilene, TX.

Background

TTUHSC Managed Care has a partnership with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice to provide all medical healthcare, behavioral healthcare, dental, vision, and pharmacy services to incarcerated offenders in the Northern and Western Regions of the State of Texas. All of our benefits eligible positions offer excellent benefits and outstanding retirement options which includes a pension plan!
French Robertson Unit- a maximum security prison located in Abilene, TX. The Robertson Unit has a 17 bed infirmary which provides care for both in-patients and out-patients. This facility houses a mixture of custody levels from minimum to maximum security. The Robertson Unit also serves as a regional release site for offenders who have nearly completed their prison sentence. This unit has a capacity of 2,984 male offenders.

Job Summary

Provides advanced professional services related to diagnosis and treatment of offender patients. Coordinates the delivery of clinical health care within a TDCJ Correctional institution, insuring that the appropriate health care is accessible and provided to the offender population in a timely fashion regardless of segregation status. Renders medical judgement regarding care provided by offenders assigned to the unit according to TTUHSC Correctional Health Services Policies and Procedures, TDCJ Policies and Procedures, and American Correctional Association (ACA) on Correctional Health Care Standards. Works under general direction of the Regional Medical Director with wide latitude to exercise initiative and independent judgement. Receives general supervision from the Regional Medical Director. Supervises physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.


Job Summary
Provides advanced professional services related to diagnosis and treatment of offender patients. Coordinates the delivery of clinical health care within a TDCJ Correctional institution, insuring that the appropriate health care is accessible and provided to the offender population in a timely fashion regardless of segregation status. Renders medical judgement regarding care provided by offenders assigned to the unit according to TTUHSC Correctional Health Services Policies and Procedures, TDCJ Policies and Procedures, and American Correctional Association (ACA) on Correctional Health Care Standards. Works under general direction of the Regional Medical Director with wide latitude to exercise initiative and independent judgement. Receives general supervision from the Regional Medical Director. Supervises physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.


Required Qualifications:

Must hold a current license to practice medicine by the Texas State Board of Medical Examiners. Must hold current Drug Enforcement Agency controlled substances registration certificate.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • MD or DO diploma from accredited school of medicine.
  • Clinical medical experience within a large health care organization.
  • Preferably Internal Medicine or Family Practice training.
  • Supervisory experience 3 years. This valuable team member shall perform work in a manner that reflects the Values of TTUHSC:

    • ONE TEAM unite and include diverse perspectives to achieve our mission.
    • KINDHEARTED exceed expectations with a kind heart, helping hands, and a positive attitude.
    • INTEGRITY to be honorable and trustworthy even when no one is looking.
    • VISIONARY nurture innovative ideas, bold explorations, and a pioneering spirit.
    • BEYOND SERVICE create and deliver positive defining moments.
      Benefits Offered

      • Generous paid time off, sick leave, and holiday schedule
      • 100% paid health insurance for full time employees, 50% paid for dependents
      • Dental, vision, long-term, and short-term disability benefits.
      • State of Texas pension plan that vests in 5 years.
      • State Employee tuition forgiveness and tuition assistance for continuing education
      • Medical liability insurance for all licensed health care employees.
      • And much more.

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Keywords: Texas Tech Health Sciences Center Managed Care, Abilene , Unit Medical Director- Abilene, Texas, Executive , Abilene, Texas

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