Physician (Part-Time) - South Central Correctional Center

Qualifications & 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.

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

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.

Successful candidate must have an active medical license in the state of Tennessee.  Family Medicine, General Medicine or Emergency Medicine background preferred.  Must have active DEA license.

Position is part-time (20 hours per week).

South Central Correctional Center is a Tennessee Department of Corrections facility that houses male inmates.   Both facilities have 24 hour clinics that have medical staff, mental health staff and dental staff. It is located in Clifton, TN. Clifton is approximately 100 miles West of Nashville, TN.