Correctional Unit Medical Director
Company: Texas Tech Health Sciences Center Managed Care
Posted on: January 26, 2023
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Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) Managed Care
is seeking Correctional Unit Medical Director to lead of team of
dedicated medical healthcare providers at the Preston Smith Unit,
located in Lamesa, Texas.
TTUHSC Managed Care provides health services to approximately
30,000 patients in 27 correctional facilities at 23 geographical
locations throughout the West Texas sector, dating from 1989.
Through a broad range of comprehensive services, TTUHSC strives to
positively impact the lives of our patients, including many who
previously never had access to quality health care. We are guided
by our values of One Team, Kindhearted, Integrity, Visionary, and
Beyond Service. We are as passionate about building a great place
to work as we are about nurturing the health of those we serve.
What you will do-
- Adheres to institutional and departmental safety policies and
- Interacts with prison administrative officials in formulating
- Provides immediate care for medical emergencies of offenders,
employees and on-site visitors
- Refers patients to medical specialists when appropriate and
necessary, and coordinates medical care with said
- May perform minor surgical and orthopedic procedures
commensurate with medical competency
- Is responsible for providing primary ambulatory medical care to
the offenders of TDCJ. This includes taking an appropriate patient
history, examination of patients, ordering lab or x-ray as
clinically indicated, and planning and execution of treatment.
Requires special knowledge and skills in general adult medicine,
orthopedics, and emergency medicine.
- Participate in rotation with other providers after hours and on
weekends and holidays to provide patient care.
- Current license to practice medicine by the Texas State Board
of Medical Examiners.
- Current Drug Enforcement Agency registration.
Take care of yourself and your family, Enjoy some of the best
benefits in the state of Texas:
- Comprehensive Benefits Package
- Training provided
- Continuing education
- Loan Forgiveness Program
- Retiree Insurance
- Paid Leave
- Leadership Program
- State Pension
EEO Statement :As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University
System and its components will not discriminate in our employment
practices based on an applicant's race, ethnicity, color, religion,
sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age,
disability, genetic information or status as a protected
Jeanne Clery Act :The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security
Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act is a federal statute
requiring colleges and universities participating in federal
financial aid programs to maintain and disclose campus crime
statistics and security information. By October 1 of each year,
institutions must publish and distribute their Annual Campus
Security Policy & Crime Statistics Report (ASR) to current and
prospective students and employees. You can locate this report
through our website at:
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