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From what was once a handful of cells, the Orange County 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.
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The Physician II is responsible for providing quality medical care to eligible residents of Orange County and inmates at Orange County Jail. Supervises and manages Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioners (ARNP's) and Physician Assistant (PA's) and is responsible for ARNP protocols. Collaborates with administrative team on the medical management of eligible Orange County patients and inmates in need of medical care. Assists with the division's effort to provide quality medical care in a cost-effective manner consistent with budgetary and logistical considerations. Work is performed with independence under the general supervision of the Medical Director and Healthcare Administrator and is reviewed through conferences, records, reports, and results achieved.
Performs medical assessments, evaluations and treatments to the inmates at the Orange County Jail.
Conducts daily sick call and chronic care clinics. Orders, reviews and responds to all lab work and testing.
Assists Healthcare Administrator and Medical Director in evaluation of Correctional Health Services employee productivity and effectiveness in meeting established job requirements.
Assists in the division's effort to ensure that all aspects of the health delivery system are consistent with ACA, NCCHC, FMJS and other applicable standards.
Provides, when requested, educational and informational in-services to Correctional and Correctional Health Services Staff.
Supervises Nurse Practitioners and PA's.
Graduation from a school of medicine accredited by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME). Must possess a current license to practice medicine in the State of Florida and currently Board Certified in Internal, Family Practice, Emergency Medicine or another board based Medical Specialty through an ABMS (American Board of Medical Specialties) approved Board. Completed residency training in Internal, Family Practice, Emergency Medicine or another board based Medical Specialty from an ACGME approved training program. Previous Correctional Experience Computer Knowledge to include experience using Microsoft Office software.
If you are claiming Veterans' Preference, you are responsible for providing the required eligibility documentation by the close date of the posting. Please submit a cover letter and copies of documents, not originals, to Orange County Human Resources Division, PO Box 1393, Orlando, FL 32801-1393 or fax to (407) 836-0098 (only Veterans' Preference documentation will be accepted by fax). Your cover letter should include the position posting number you are applying for, the title of the position and the last 4 digits of your social security number.
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.