Do you want a stable job that comes with all of the benefits of State employment? California Correctional Health Care Services (CCHCS) is seeking skilled Nurse Managers, like you, who are ready to be part of a multidisciplinary team dedicated to providing quality primary medical care.
In this key role you will:
Plan and evaluate the objectives and effectiveness of statewide programs/initiatives, including the Whole Person Care Program, Substance Use Disorder Treatment, and Hepatitis C and HIV Treatment
Maintain overall oversight of these programs’ surveillance for effectiveness, barriers to treatment compliance, program initiatives, and access to care
Plan, assign, supervise, and evaluate the work of program nursing staff, social services, and administrative support staff
Work collaboratively with a large multidisciplinary team, including clinicians from primary care, pharmacy, mental health, dental, and specialty services
Complete audits, ensuring proper documentation of patient care activities and participate in ongoing quality management/improvement efforts
In return for your efforts, CCHCS offers a comprehensive benefits package, including:
Bonus for those new to State Service
Generous paid time off and holiday schedule
State of California retirement that vests in 5 years (visit CalPERS.ca.gov for retirement formulas)
Robust 401(k) and 457 savings plans (tax defer up to $39,000 - $52,000 per year)
A variety of medical, dental, and vision insurance options
And much more
We currently have opportunities 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.
Effective July 1, 2020, in response to the economic crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Personal Leave Program 2020 (PLP 2020) was implemented. PLP 2020 requires that each full-time employee receive a 9.23 percent reduction in pay in exchange for 16 hours PLP 2020 leave credits monthly through June 2022.
Internal Number: 5614286
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!