Established to provide timely access to quality medical, dental, and mental health care within the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation’s 35 correctional institutions, California Correctional Health Care Services (CCHCS) is seeking a dynamic California-licensed IM/FP physician to provide leadership to a dedicated team of primary care providers (PCP). These PCP teams, which may include physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants, work in concert to deliver basic primary care to our diverse adult patient population.
CCHCS offers all of the benefits and stability of employment with the State of California, including:
40-hour workweek – affords you true work-life balance
Generous paid time off and holiday schedule
Secure State of California pension that vests in five years
Robust 401(k) and 457 retirement plans – tax defer up to $39,000 - $52,000 per year
Paid CME, with paid time off to attend
Paid Insurance, license, and DEA renewal
And much more
We currently have an opportunity at Chuckawalla Valley State Prison (CVSP), located in Blythe. This friendly desert community is an outdoor recreational wonderland, with access to almost 95 miles of navigable water for boating, fishing, and water skiing and 350 days of sunshine to enjoy golfing, tennis, and hiking. The upscale enclaves of La Quinta, Palm Desert, and Palm Springs make an attractive home base for many of CVSP’s physicians and their families.
About California Correctional Health Care Services
Established to oversee and provide timely access to quality health care in all adult correctional facilities operated by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation in California, California Correctional Health Care Services is seeking dedicated health care professionals to continue this important mission. In return we offer all of the benefits of employment with State of California, including comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance options; generous paid time off; and retirement options that include a pension and 401(k) and 457 accounts. Plus, with locations throughout the state, you’re sure to find your perfect fit!