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Medical Director needed for a juvenile detention facility in Nevada

A juvenile detention facility in Nevada is seeking an experienced physician to act as a Medical Director. The medical director would be responsible for conducting necessary examinations, which will include an initial physical exam for all youth received at the center. All youth are referred to the Director of Nursing by the Correctional Nurse/Administration for proper treatment and care. The medical director also has to provide services for emergency cases due to illnesses or injuries, which on occasion would require the transport of a patient to an alternate service location. Coverage also includes consultation calls with the nurses/administration on days the doctor is not in the facility.


Job Quick Facts

* Specialty: Family Medicine/Pediatrics/Correctional Medicine

* Location: 100 miles east of Winnemucca, NV

* License Requirement: NV

* Board Requirement: BC/BE

* Facility Type: Correctional

* Reason for Need: Vacancy

* Coverage Period: ASAP to Ongoing

* Coverage Type: Scheduled Clinical Hours + Call

* Shift Schedule: 1 to 2 hours/week (Visit)
      - Visits can range from 8a to 5p; or can be up until 8p

* Call Schedule: 24-hr call; 7a-7a

* Call Type: Beeper
* Ave. Phone Consults: 2-4 hours/month

* No. of beds: 160 (with a 64-bed state limit)

* Patient Demographics: Adolescent

* Support Staff: Nursing Staff
* Other Info: Will not consider Telehealth

Medical Director needed for a juvenile detention facility in Nevada

Adelphi Medical Staffing
Winnemucca, NV 89445
Full Time, Locum Tenens, Part Time
Doctorate (MD / DO)

Published on 11/01/2021

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