Physician & Surgeon (IM/FP) - (ISUDT)

  • Tehachapi, California
  • Dec 28, 2022
Full Time Public Health
  • Salary: 302,424 USD

Job Description

Physician & Surgeon (IM/FP) - Integrated Substance Use Disorder Treatment Program (ISUDT)

$302,424 - $317,556 annual (Time-Limited Board Certified)
$287,268 - $301,656 annual (Lifetime Board Certified)

$272,184 - $285,804 annual (Pre-Board Certified)

Do you have a keen professional interest in addiction medicine and substance abuse treatment? California Correctional Health Care Services is seeking Internal Medicine/Family Practice physicians to join this newly-created program dedicated to providing specialized care to patients with a history of substance abuse who require additional medical assistance.

Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Direct patient care, including assessments and evaluations
  • Diagnostic testing and interpretation
  • Prescribing and monitoring medication
  • Managing co-morbidities

Special requirements for this program:
  • Significant recent experience treating addictions (at least 3 years in the last 5 years)
  • Possession of an X waiver on DEA license
  • Addiction medicine specialty/certification (desirable)

We currently have opportunities at California Correctional Institution, a bustling facility located in the Southern California community of Tehachapi. Here, in this historic mountain town and far from the congestion of the Los Angeles Basin, you’ll find a wide range of outdoor activities and local events; a tight knit community; and breathtaking scenery and wildlife.

CCHCS offers a competitive compensation package, including:
  • 40-hour workweek - affords you true work-life balance
  • Generous paid time off and holiday schedule
  • Relocation assistance for those new to State of California service
  • Robust 401(k) and 457 retirement plans (tax defer up to $45,000 - $60,000 per year)
  • Paid CME, with paid time off to attend - allows you to control more of your time and money
  • Dedicated assistance with H-1B, J-1 Waiver, and TN visa sponsorship
  • Comprehensive malpractice insurance coverage
  • And much more

Take the first step in joining our team and submit your CV to .

Please review the appropriate bulletin/assessment on the Bulletin Page for the Minimum Qualifications and, if qualified, complete the Assessment according to the instructions.

How To Apply: You may apply for this position by clicking “Apply Now” on the top or bottom of this page.

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Closing Date/Time: Until Filled

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