Correctional Facility - Medical Director

The MetroHealth System
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Facility: The MetroHealth System 
Address: 2500 MetroHealth Dr 
Cleveland, OH 44109 
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Specialty: Internal Medicine 
Candidate Type: MD, DO 
Visas Accepted: H1
Loan Repayment: Not Specified
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The MetroHealth System is seeking a Medical Director to lead the provider team and clinical direction of the Cuyahoga Correctional Health Services that MetroHealth provides for the Cuyahoga County Jail System. The Medical Director shall be a licensed physician in the State of Ohio and will serve as the responsible physician for the County Jail System. The Medical Director will provide clinical oversight of all medical and psychiatric services, develop programs that support reduced recidivism, and provide pharmacy licensure and medication practice review. The Medical Director will work collaboratively with MetroHealth leadership, County Correctional leadership, clinical and support staff on identifying opportunities for new or revised processes to ensure access, performance improvement, as well as development of an effective, high quality, skilled and motivated workforce. Ensures that medical care within the correctional facility meets NCCHC accreditation standards. The Medical Director will uphold the mission, vision, and values of the MetroHealth System.

 

Interested candidates must meet the following qualifications: Medical Doctor or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine, non-restricted license to practice medicine in the State of Ohio, board certification or board eligibility in adult primary care or emergency medicine, federal DEA registration number, current basic life support certification from the AHA, and ability to meet specific credential and privileging requirements to be determined by MetroHealth. Experience with or certification of Correctional Healthcare preferred.

 

Positions are available immediately. If you would like to be a part of our team, please send cover letter and CV to:

Domonique Allds, Director of Provider Recruitment

dallds@metrohealth.org

The MetroHealth System

2500 MetroHealth Drive, BG 301

Cleveland, OH 44109-1998

216-778-5889

The MetroHealth System is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

 

About Us

The MetroHealth System is an essential health system committed to providing health care to everyone in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, and improving the health of the community overall. Its 7,500 employees deliver care to everyone at its main campus, just west of downtown Cleveland.

MetroHealth is an integrated health system with an acute care hospital housing a Level I Adult Trauma and Burn Center with full trauma surgical teams ready around the clock, a skilled nursing facility, and more than 25 locations throughout Cuyahoga County with more on the way. Annually, we handle more than one million patient visits including more than 100,000 in the Emergency Department, one of the busiest in the country. That’s an average of 274 Emergency Department visits per day.

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Contact: Domonique Allds 
Phone: 216-778-5064
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