PSCS Physician Program Manager III
CHIEF OF HEALTH SERVICES
|Department||DPSCS Division of Correction Headquarters|
|Date Opened||9/27/2022 1:35:00 PM|
|Filing Deadline||10/21/2022 11:59:00 PM|
|Salary||up to $310,985. 00/year -An additional compensation package will be discussed with interviews|
|HR Analyst||Alicia Coleman|
The Maryland Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services (DPSCS) is looking for a broad-based executive who will lead all clinical aspects of the health services delivery system for a large inmate population. If you have led clinical teams to achieve outstanding patient outcomes in a challenging environment and driven strong positive change, you may be an ideal candidate for this opportunity.
The Chief of Health Services has a direct impact on the Department’s mission to provide health care services and program administration that assures a constitutional level of care. This position serves as a subject matter expert in delivering medical services using industry best practices with proven results.
LOCATION OF POSITION
6776 Reisterstown Road
Baltimore, Maryland 21215
Main Purpose of Job
Performs administrative coordination and oversight of the system for health care delivery in the Maryland Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services (DPSCS). Serves as the principal advisor on correctional health care matters to the Department’s Secretary, Commissioners and other Division Directors. Establishes policies related to health care and the administration of the Health Services Division that assures a constitutional level of care.
DESIRED OR PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS AND CERTIFICATIONS
Knowledge of correctional healthcare and/or community delivery systems both contracted and department managed.
Knowledge of the current principles, methods, and techniques of the practice of medicine; of the analyses prepared by medical laboratories; of the principles and language of prescription writing; and of the nomenclature and uses of medical equipment.
Knowledge of the current principles and practices of the administration of clinical and preventive health care services.
Knowledge of policies and procedures related to the delivery of correctional health care preferred.
Knowledge of national, state, and case laws applicable to the delivery of correctional health care.
Knowledge of managed care systems, quality improvement programs, peer review mechanisms, telemedicine, pharmacy delivery stems, and medical logistics.
Knowledge of training, capabilities, and utilization of mid-level medical practitioners.
Skill to coordinate with other staff, departments, officials, agencies, organizations, and the public.
Skill to review and evaluate the provisions of clinical and preventive health care services. Skill to review and evaluate technical data and to prepare technical reports.
Skill to diagnose and treat patients appropriately.
Skills to direct the development, organization, management, and coordination of various medical disciplines.
Skill to develop and direct staff in the implementation of effective clinical and preventive health care services.
Skill in the use of computers and related equipment in a stand-alone or local area network environment.