Natchez

Dentist - Adams County Correctional Center

Qualifications & Responsibilities:

The Dentist is responsible for professional dental care for inmates.

Performs routine dental treatment including examining teeth and gums for cavities, infections and diseases; takes necessary x-rays; performs fillings and extractions as warranted.

Diagnoses and develops treatment plans for inmates.

Develops, coordinates and supervises the facility dental program to include advising and instructing inmates in the cause and prevention of dental disease.

Must be licensed in Mississippi. Must pass ICE  clearance. 

About the Facility:

Adams County Correctional Facility is located in Natchez, MS.  It houses approximately 1700 male Immigration and Customs Enforcement inmates.  The facility has a full clinic with medical, dental and mental health staff.

Natchez, MS is located on the Mississippi River approximately 85 miles north of Baton Rouge, LA and 90 miles southwest of Jackson,MS.  Natchez has a variety of indoor and outdoor activities that include golfing, hunting, fishing, kayaking, casinos, museums and art galleries.

Nurse Practitioner - Adams County Correctional Center

Qualifications and Responsibilities:

The Nurse Practitioner under the supervision of the Physician, provides advanced nursing services and patient care in the facility's medical program.

Provides comprehensive nursing care to include, but not limited to, executing physician's orders, dispensing and administering medications and performing examinations and treatment of patients; performs a variety of procedures and treatments.

Orders, interprets and evaluates diagnostic tests to identify and assess patient's clinical problems and health care needs.

Records physical findings, formulates prognosis based on patient's condition and discusses case with physician and other health professionals to prepare comprehensive patient care plan.

Recommends drugs and other forms of treatment within the scope of licensure.

Accepts on-call status.

Must have active Mississippi license, DEA and BLS.

About the Facility:

Adams County Correctional Facility is located in Natchez, MS.  It houses approximately 1700 male US  Immigration and Customs Enforcement  inmates.  The facility has a full clinic with medical, dental and mental health staff.

Natchez, MS is located on the Mississippi River approximately 85 miles north of Baton Rouge, LA and 90 miles southwest of Jackson,MS.  Natchez has a variety of indoor and outdoor activities that include golfing, hunting, fishing, kayaking, casinos, museums and art galleries.

Physician - Adams County 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 Mississippi license with DEA,  BLS and/or ACLS.  Training  in Internal Medicine or Family Medicine preferred.

About the Facility:

Adams County Correctional Facility is located in Natchez, MS.  It houses approximately 1700 male ICE inmates.  The facility has a full clinic with medical, dental and mental health staff.

Natchez, MS is located on the Mississippi River approximately 85 miles north of Baton Rouge, LA and 90 miles southwest of Jackson,MS.  Natchez has a variety of indoor and outdoor activities that include golfing, hunting, fishing, kayaking, casinos, museums and art galleries.

 

 

 

Nurse Practitioner - Adams County Correctional Center

Qualifications and Responsibilities:

The Nurse Practitioner, under the supervision of the Physician, provides advanced nursing services and patient care in the facility's medical program.

Provides comprehensive nursing care to include, but not limited to, executing physician's orders, dispensing and administering medications and performing examinations and treatment of patients; performs a variety of procedures and treatments.

Orders, interprets and evaluates diagnostic tests to identify and assess patient's clinical problems and health care needs.

Records physical findings, formulates prognosis based on patient's condition and discusses case with physician and other health professionals to prepare comprehensive patient care plan.

Recommends drugs and other forms of treatment within the scope of licensure.

Must have  active Mississippi license, DEA and BLS.  Correctional health care experience preferred. Must be able to pass Bureau of Prisons clearance.

 

About the Facility:

Adams County Correctional Facility is located in Natchez, MS.  It houses approximately 2500 inmates.  The facility has a full clinic with medical, dental and mental health staff.

Natchez, MS is located on the Mississippi River approximately 85 miles north of Baton Rouge, LA and 90 miles southwest of Jackson,MS.  Natchez has a variety of indoor and outdoor activities that include golfing, hunting, fishing, kayaking, casinos, museums and art galleries

 

Psychiatrist (Part-Time) - Adams County Correctional Center

Qualifications & Responsibilities:

Typical duties include managing the operation and providing overall direction and leadership to the provision of mental health services to the facility. The Psychiatrist has the primary responsibility of providing administrative and clinical coordination for the comprehensive mental health program for the patients. Provides medication management for patients.

Must have Georgia license. DEA license and BLS. Corrections experience preferred.

Position is part-time, 10 hours per week.

About the Facility:

Adams County Correctional Facility is located in Natchez, MS.  It houses approximately 2500 male Bureau of Prisons inmates.  The facility has a full clinic with medical, dental and mental health staff.

Natchez, MS is located on the Mississippi River approximately 85 miles north of Baton Rouge, LA and 90 miles southwest of Jackson,MS.  Natchez has a variety of indoor and outdoor activities that include golfing, hunting, fishing, kayaking, casinos, museums and art galleries