Are you ready to take your health care administration career to the next level?
California Correctional Health Care Services has a rewarding position where you can play a critical role in the administration of a robust health care service delivery system.
In this key position, and under the direction of the Chief Executive Officer, you will be responsible for carrying out the administrative and support functions of the institution’s suite of health care services. This includes serving as the operational policy advisor and the CEO’s liaison with institution, regional, and headquarters’ human resources and information technology staff. Additionally, you will have responsibility, directly or indirectly, for allied health services, plant operations, fiscal services, budgets, contracts, and procurement.
We currently have an opportunity at Ironwood State Prison (ISP), 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 ISP’s physicians and their families.
To thrive in this position, you must have three years of management experience over a wide range of programs or services; a knowledge of health program administration, including quality management, policy development, program planning and implementation; and project management experience to develop and implement complex projects on time and on budget.
In return for your efforts, we offer competitive salaries and reliable State benefits, including:
Generous paid time off and holiday schedule
Secure State of CA pension that vests in five years
Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance plans
Robust 401(k) and 457 retirement plans – tax defer up to $48k per year
California Correctional Health Care Services (CCHCS) was established to oversee and provide a constitutionally appropriate level of health care in all 35 adult prisons operated by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation throughout California. To fulfill this mission, we have improved our day-to-day health care operations ensuring that our patients have timely access to safe, e...fficient medical, dental, and mental health care.
This would not have been possible without the tireless efforts of our dedicated clinicians. As part of a multidisciplinary team working within a supportive and collaborative infrastructure, CCHCS looks to professionals, like you, to lead these efforts.
In return, we offer a positive work-life balance with all of the security that comes with State employment, including:
• 40-hour workweek
• Competitive salaries
• Retirement (Pension) that vests in five years
• Paid insurance, license, and DEA renewal
• Visa sponsorship opportunities
• Paid CME with paid time off to attend
• And much more
Our Commitment to Quality
Whether through the implementation of annual Performance Improvement Work Plans at each facility to ensure improvement objectives; the adoption of the Complete Care Model resulting in continuous, integrated, and coordinated care; or the development and utilization of Quality Improvement Tool Kits, CCHCS proactively and continuously seeks to improve the care provided to our diverse patient population.
At every step, our clinicians are provided the tools and infrastructure they need to practice their best medicine, hone diagnostic skills, and further their abilities to treat this varied and complex patient population.
Our facilities are located across the great state of California – from the Oregon border to the Mexico border and everywhere in between. With so many locations and communities, you’re sure to find your perfect fit!