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Medical Director

TC Industries Of Canada Company

This is a Full-time position in Corpus Christi, TX posted February 5, 2021.

n n nnAt Armor Health, we are raising the standard of care to impact the lives of those we serve by partnering with exceptional correctional organizations to improve health care outcomes.

We provide support for patients and foster the wellness and wellbeing of the lives entrusted by our care.

Armor is laser-focused on providing the best in class interventions to ensure optimal outcomes.nn nnThrough our core values, embrace change, take ownership, attention to detail, sense of urgency, results oriented and collaborative environment, we are a dynamic team that is setting the bar and revolutionizing correctional healthcare.nn nnGreat outcomes start with great people and Armor has an exciting opportunity for a Medical Director to collaborate with leadership and support the clinical outcomes of the patients we serve.nn nn Job Summary: nn nnProvides and oversees medical diagnosis, treatment, procedures and care of patients in a correctional facility.nn nn Essential Functions: nn Responsible for the management, oversight, and adherence to federal, state, correctional health care standards and institutional regulations and guidelines in the provision of medical care for the facility.

Provide and manage direct medical patient care; maintain medical records and charts documenting all medical services rendered.

Direct, coordinate and supervise clinical services provided by professional staff; review and approve treatment protocols, clinical policies and procedures; and provide in-service training for the clinical staff.

Collaborate with administrative staff in development and implementation of quality improvement, safety and infection control programs and initiatives.

Follow established policies, procedures, continuous quality improvement and safety, environmental and infection control standards.

Communicates performance and service standards and expectations to faculty and clinic staff.

Respond to requests from Security Staff as well as Armor Staff in accordance with Armor and Facility Guidelines.

This includes following the rules and regulations for employee conduct/behavior and chain of command set forth by the command staff at all times while working within the detention/correctional facility.

Performs other duties as assigned.

Requirements nn Skills, Knowledge and Abilities Required: nn Ability to supervise and train employees.

Knowledge of federal, state, correctional health care standards and institutional regulations and guidelines in the provision of medical services.

Ability to maintain quality, safety and infection control standards.

Knowledge of medical diagnostic and patient care services.

Ability to develop and present in-service educational programs to clinic staff.

Knowledge of current principles, methods and procedures for the delivery of medical diagnosis and treatment.

Ability to work, observe, assess and record symptoms, reactions and progress using the POMR method of charting.

Knowledge of relevant drugs and non-pharmaceutical patient care aids and ability to prescribe dosages and instruct patients on correct usage.

Knowledge of legal and ethical standards for the delivery of medical care.

Ability to conduct research and write reports.

nn Educational and Experience Requirements: nn State license as an M.D.

or D.O.

Board certified or board eligible DEA license Current CPR certification Supervisory experience in correctional health care preferred Other relevant professional experiences or educational backgrounds will be considered as deemed appropriate.

However, when licensure is required by local, state, federal or contractual guidelines, we will not alter our position on those requirements.

nn Working Conditions and Physical Effort: nn Work is performed in both clinical and office setting Moderate physical activity Clinical work environment involves exposure to potentially dangerous materials and situations that require extensive safety precautions and may include the use of protective equipment nnWe offer career development opportunities for those who show up, work hard and exhibit our core values.

We also offer competitive salaries and an excellent benefit package that includes paid time off, 401(k) retirement plan, great medical and dental choices and many other options to meet your own and/or your family’s needs.nn nnIf you want to join an exciting, dynamic and growing organization that is making a positive impact on the lives we serve, we look forward to considering you for this opportunity and to be part of our team!nn n n

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