Job ID: 289795188  |  Last Updated: 11/22/2019

Medical Director - Part Time

Applicant Contact
Cheryl Klarich
Accepts J-1 Visas

Job Description

This Part time position is 16 hrs/wk and located at the onsite Medical Clinic in the San Luis Obispo County Jail.

Under the direction of the Chief Medical Officer (CMO), the Medical Director has overall responsibility for the medical program at the county including monitoring services provided by non-physician providers within the detention facilities.



-Graduate of accredited medical school


-Previous correctional/detention facility experience
-At least five years experience as a Medical Director


-Current (and must maintain) lifesaving BLS and ACLS certification through AHA
-Unrestricted current medical license, certification or registration in state of practice - must maintain all certifications, educational requirements, licensing, etc.
-Board Certified/eligible in the field of internal medicine, family practice, or emergency medicine
-Current Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) registration


Responsible for success of health care program at assigned facilities including performance of clinical staff
Ensure quality of medical records, pharmaceutical practices and implementation and adherence to Policy & Procedures as well Standardized Procedures
Consult with PAs/FNPs and RNs on all conditions falling outside standardized procedure parameters
Performing sick call and physical examinations as scheduled
Review and countersign records of patients seen and treated by RNs (under standardized procedures)
Countersign all verbal and telephone orders
Participate in Quality Management and Peer Review meetings
Participate in on-call activities as needed
Attend Quality Assurance and Administrative meetings
May assist in the job shadow portion of the interview process, orientation and training of new and potential staff
Responsible for the performance evaluations and successful training of direct reports
Perform other duties as assigned.
Wellpath is an EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability Employer

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