Physician - Wheeler Correctional Facility

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 Georgia.  Family Medicine, General Medicine or Emergency Medicine background preferred.  Must have active DEA license.

About the Facility:

Wheeler Correctional Facility is located in Alamo, GA. Alamo is approximately 80 miles South of Macon, GA. 

The facility houses male inmates from the Georgia Department of Corrections. The facility has a 24 hour clinic with a medical, dental and mental health staff.