Physician - LaPalma Correctional Center

Qualifications and Responsibilities:

Provide direction and leadership for the medical program in collaboration with the Health Services Administrator.

Provide a variety of professional medical services to inmates to include administering examinations, diagnosing medical and other problems, prescribing medications and providing treatment and follow-up care.

Monitor and review operations and standards of care delivered to inmates.

Make clinic rounds

Participate in treatment team meetings where individual health plans of inmates are devised, reviewed and altered.

Closely monitor all potential catastrophic illnesses.

Accept on-call status.

Must have active Arizona license with DEA,  BLS and ACLS.  Must be board certified in Internal Medicine or Family Medicine.

About the Facility:

La Palma Correctional Center houses California as well as Arizona male inmates. It has a full clinic with day provider coverage, 24-hour nursing coverage. The clinic has a dental staff, mental health staff  and medical staff.

Eloy is located in West Central Pinal County, approximately 45 to 55 minutes outside of Phoenix