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Physician - Addiction Specialist

Company: Corizon Health
Location: Baltimore
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

Addiction Medicine opening in Baltimore, Maryland. This and other physician jobs brought to you by DocCafe.com

About Corizon Health



Correctional healthcare is not just a job. It's a calling.



By choosing a career with Corizon Health, you are choosing the opportunity to truly make a difference in the health, well-being, and future of the patients you serve. We take pride in being a pioneer provider of correctional healthcare. As a Corizon Health professional, you have access to the resources and support to enhance your skills, build a solid foundation to reach your career potential, and contribute to the care and well-being of an underserved population. There is no greater calling. Join Corizon Health today and be part of our legacy of innovation and clinical expertise.



Responsibilities



Below is a list of your responsibilities as a Physician - Addiction Specialist with Corizon Health:





  • Visits the infirmary daily and documents encounters in patient's Medical Record as assigned. Ensures Medical Record documentation is in SOAP format, problem oriented and corresponds to the therapeutic order. Ensures all documentation is timed, legible and signed. Ensures all verbal or telephone orders are countersigned within seventy-two (72) hours.

  • Adheres to approved formulary for therapeutic regimens before utilizing non-formulary procedure. Documents pertinent observations and logical conclusions to validate need for non-formulary medication on non-formulary request form for Medical Director's approval when non-formulary medication is ordered.

  • Utilizes available in-house resource personnel for treatment or resolution of identified problems before utilizing off-site referral. Provides emergency treatment on-site and responds appropriately in urgent or emergency situations.

  • Demonstrates proper technique for cardiopulmonary resuscitation and related drug therapy.

  • Supports standards of medical care through adherence to existing policies and procedures. Serves as a resource to other professional or non-professional personnel providing instructions as needed.

  • Attends Medical Staff meetings as required. Provides monthly in-service education of staff as requested. Participates in monthly review of quality of care and chart reviews as requested. Sponsors physician assistants as required.

  • Notifies Site Medical Director and/or Site Health Services Administrator of schedule changes. Assists in arrangement for coverage of medical services if unavailable for extended period of time.

  • Other duties as requested by the Site Medical Director.





    Corizon Benefits





    • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance

    • Life and Disability Insurance

    • Generous PTO plan

    • 401k with matching funds

    • Employee Discount and Rewards Program

    • Tuition Assistance

    • Continuing Education Reimbursement





      Experience & Requirements





      • Licensed physician in state of employment. Current DEA registration. Board certified or eligible, or qualified by state laws/regulations to practice medicine.

      • Required to exert up to 50 pounds of force to lift, carry, push, pull, or otherwise move objects including the human body.

      • Required to kneel, stoop, crouch and/or crawl occasionally. Frequent walking throughout site; to include walking up and down flights of stairs.

      • Must have and maintain sufficient strength, agility, and endurance to perform during stressful (physical, mental and emotional) situations encountered on the job.

      • Occasional running when responding to emergencies; must be able to perform BLS.





        A background check, security clearance and drug screening are required for this role.



        Corizon Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. In compliance with federal and state employment opportunity laws, qualified applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, gender, national origin, religion, age, sexual orientation, disability, Vietnam era veteran, or disabled Veteran status. EOE including Disability/Protected Veterans.



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        ID 2021-11179



        Job Locations US-MD-Baltimore



        Category Physician & Physician Leadership



        Position Type Regular Full-time



        Shift / Schedule Day



        Location ID 91202


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