Orange County, Florida is home to a diverse population of over 1,000,000 residents spanning approximately 1,000 square miles. Beautiful year round mild weather, sunshine, world famous attractions, community and cultural events, plenty of outdoor activities, and miles of nearby beaches help make Orange County a great place to live and work.
At Orange County Government, we are proud to serve the public with integrity, honesty, fairness and professionalism. We develop innovative policies and services that impact Central Florida and shape the future of our community. We have been consistently recognized as a “Top 100 Family Friendly Company,” facilitating a healthy work-life balance.
Orange County is pleased to announce an exciting opportunity. The Health Services Division at Corrections is seeking a motivated, high energy, self-starter to serve in the role of Assistant Medical Director. This position is responsible for assuring quality medical care is provided to the inmates at Orange County Corrections. The incumbent will supervise and manage the professional medical staff at Orange County Corrections Health Service and will also be responsible for assisting the Medical Director in all administrative functions.
Please apply on the Orange County Government website, www.orangecountyfl.net, Careers page. Job ID 23748. Only online applications and resumes received on the Orange County Florida website will be reviewed.
Supervises the professional medical staff at Orange County Corrections Health Services including the Physicians, Dentist, Psychiatrist, Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants.
Responsible for scheduling of the Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants, ARNP protocols, oversight of daily sick call, use of formulary, quality assurance and medical record reviews.
Assists the Medical Director in administrative functions including personnel issues, provider scheduling and peer review.
Participates in policy development and clinical protocol/treatment guidelines.
Collects, reviews and analyzes data for outcome studies. Compiles various statistical reports.
Performs medical assessment, consultations and treatments to the inmates. Conducts sick calls and chronic care clinics. Orders, reviews and responds to all lab work and test results.
Provides educational presentations to staff and Providers including the annual mandatory trainings.
Performs other duties of comparable level as assigned.
Graduate of an accredited school of medicine and possession of a current license to practice medicine in the State of Florida as required by the State of Florida Department of Health. Completed residency training in Internal Medicine, Family Practice, or Emergency Medicine from an ACGME approved training Board. Board Certification in Internal Medicine, Family Practice, or Emergency Medicine through an ABMS approved Board. Three years’ experience in the practice of internal, family practice or emergency medicine.
Prior Correctional experience Urgent/Emergency care experience
Additional Salary Information: Please apply on the Orange County Government website, www.orangecountyfl.net, Careers page. Job ID 23748. Only online applications and resumes received on the Orange County Florida website will be reviewed.
Internal Number: 23748
About Orange County Florida Government Corrections
From what was once a handful of cells, the Orange County Government Corrections Department (OCCD) has become one of the largest county detention facilities in the nation.
Situated on a 76-acre secure compound in Orlando, Florida, OCCD has the capacity to detain up to 4,100 inmates on any given day.
Strong working relationships between the 1,700 certified and civilian staff are valued at OCCD, as is the rich history and proud tradition passed down through the many generations of employees.
There is a strong sense of team here at the Orange County Corrections Department. Whether an individual is assigned to a unit within the Community Corrections and Inmate Programs Division, the Inmate Administrative Division, or Health Services at Corrections, personnel work together to carry out the mission of OCCD.