Corizon Health is the pioneer provider of correctional healthcare
in the United States. We are a company built on more than 40 years
of innovation and expertise in the industry. Our people, our
practices, and our commitment to success are the traits that make
us the ideal employer as you begin or continue to advance your
correctional healthcare career.
We have an exceptional Part Time opportunity for a Physician to
join our healthcare team at St. Louis Juvenile Courts in St. Louis
Must have a Medicaid # for prescibing.
This is a great opportunity!
Only 2 hours weekly!
Under supervision of the Site Medical Director, Corizon Health
Physicians are an integral part of the medical team. Physicians are
expected to take a leading role in delivery of healthcare services
to our patients as well as responsibility for the supervision of
the Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners. 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.Serves as a resource to
other professional or non-professional personnel providing
instructions as needed.
Must have a Medicaid # for prescibing.Fully licensed to practice
medicine in the state of MissouriCurrent DEA (Drug Enforcement
Agency) registrationBoard-certified or board eligible in primary
care specialty (family practice, internal medicine, surgery)
CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation) certification This position may
require a background check, security clearance, and/or drug
Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Category: Healthcare ,
Keywords: Nurse Practitioner (NP)