Physician - Hardeman Correctional Facility and Whiteville 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 Tennessee.  Family Medicine, Internal Medicine,  General Medicine or Emergency Medicine background preferred.  Must have an active DEA license

About the Facilities: 

Hardeman County Correctional Center and Whiteville Correctional Center are located in Whiteville, TN. Whiteville is approximately 60 miles west of Memphis, TN.

Both facilities house Tennessee Department of Corrections male inmates.  Both facilities have clinics that have 24 hour nursing staff with mental health, medical, and dental provider coverage during the day.