Rutgers University Correctional Health Care (UCHC) is seeking a part-time Physician Specialist to work in our Justice Juvenile Commission (JJC) Facility located in Bordentown, New Jersey. The Physician Specialist is responsible for providing medical services to inmates of the Juvenile Justice Commission, that is consistent with the community standards of care. Among the key duties for the position are the following:
Reports to the assigned Secure Care Program and community Residential Home at designated hours to examine referred patients.
Refers patients to appropriate Physician Consults.
Makes rounds daily in the infirmary as assigned and documents resident’s status in the progress notes of the infirmary medical records.
Prescribes medications from the formulary for resident’s healthcare needs.
Provides services in accordance with the Centers for Disease Control infection guidelines, Federal, State and local laws and the Quality Improvement Program standards.
Serves as Site Medical Director and supervises physicians and other healthcare professionals.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Licensed by the New Jersey State Board of Medical Examiners.
Current DEA registration, CDS and CPR certifications.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Must be Board Certified and qualified by the state laws/ regulations to practice medicine.
Experienced in a primary care specialty.
Must possess own vehicle or have alternative means of transportation from one site to another.
Must be approved by the Juvenile Justice Commission (JJC) and adhere to all JJC requirements.
Posting Number: 20ST1120
Location: Off Campus
Internal Number: 116277
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