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Locum Tenens Correctional Facility Internal Medicine/ Primary Care/ General Practice Physician

Position Overview:
Downtown Houston correctional facility is seeking BE / BC Internal Medicine/ Primary Care/ General Practice Physician for ongoing Locum Tenens coverage. The physician will provide primary care medical services to the incarcerated population in an outpatient setting. The correctional facility provides the same medical care found in most urgent care centers or emergency rooms as well as providing such services as dental, dietary, chronic care, OBGYN, orthopedics, infectious disease, TB, dialysis, optometry, MHIDD, radiology and laboratory. Both the clinic and the 100-bed in-patient medical infirmary are supported by a full service pharmacy and staffed with physicians, physicians assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses and other medical professionals 24/7.

Experienced grads completing their IM/PC/GP residency are welcome to apply.

Physician Requirements:
Board Certified or Board Eligible IM, GP or FM
Current unrestricted Texas medical license, CSR and DEA
Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification
This position will require updated credentials and licensures, background check, security clearance and drug screening.

Additional Experience Required:
Debridement, suture and care of superficial wounds
Removal of sutures

Schedule:
12 Hour Shifts
Shifts 6a-6p/6p-6a or 8a-8p/8p-8a
Weekday & Weekend

Credentialing Timeframe:
2-3 weeks

Contact Information:
Please contact Jennifer Munoz at residencyprograms@staffcare.com or (855) 678-7247 for more information.

Company Overview:
Staff Care is a national leader in healthcare staffing services for locum tenens assignments, serving providers in over 100 specialties. We match physicians, as well as other healthcare professionals, including dentists, CRNAs, nurse practitioners and physician assistants, with all types of medical facilities and healthcare organizations. Staff Care is part of the AMN Healthcare family of companies, which is ranked one of 100 Most Trustworthy Companies by Forbes.
Staff Care is a national leader in healthcare staffing services for locum tenens assignments, serving providers in over 100 specialties. We match physicians, as well as other healthcare professionals, including dentists, CRNAs, nurse practitioners and physician assistants, with all types of medical facilities and healthcare organizations. Staff Care is part of the AMN Healthcare family of companies, which is ranked one of 100 Most Trustworthy Companies by Forbes.

Whether youre an established physician looking for a more flexible schedule or a medical resident who understands the value of gaining experience in a variety of clinical settings, locum tenens positions can help you transition to that next stage in your career.

Working your way through a residency or fellowship is a key stage in your medical career. Staff Care's "New Physician" program is a comprehensive collection of info, resources and tools designed to help you get the most from the experience, while also preparing you for what comes next.