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YesCare Corp Infectious Disease Consultant in Jessup, Maryland

Experience & Requirements

  • Graduate of an accredited medical school.

  • Fully licensed to practice medicine in the state of employment.

  • Current DEA registration.

  • Preferable board certified or board eligible in primary care specialty (Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Public Health or Occupational Medicine) with administrative experience in corrections and/or managed healthcare delivery.

  • Prior medical infectious disease experience.

  • Subject to initial ongoing security clearance requirements.

A background check, security clearance and drug screening are required for this role.

YesCare is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. In compliance with federal and state employment opportunity laws, qualified applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, gender, national origin, religion, age, sexual orientation, disability, Vietnam era veteran, or disabled Veteran status. EOE including Disability/Protected Veterans.

Responsibilities

Under supervision of the Statewide Medical Director with broad latitude for independent judgment and initiative, the ID consultant is an integral part of the medical team at the Regional Office.

Below is a list of your responsibilities as an Infectious Disease Consultant with YesCare

  • The Infectious Disease Consultant will lead the Hepatitis and HIV programs for the Maryland DOC. This includes weekly virtual multidisciplinary panels where patients are discussed with the primary specialists and the PharmD representative and treatments plans are determined.

  • The Infectious Disease Consultant will provide weekly virtual Infectious Disease Clinics for referred patients.

  • In the event of an infectious disease outbreak, the Infectious Disease Consultant will be the lead clinician managing the situation.

  • The Infectious Disease Consultant will be the clinical resource for the Infection Prevention & Control (IP&C) Director.

  • The Infectious Disease Consultant and will also assist the IP&C Director in interpreting and optimizing IC reports.

  • The Infectious Disease Consultant will be the subject matter expert for all DPSCS policies and will perform yearly reviews of the policies.

  • The Infectious Disease Consultant will be the clinical expert for EMR IC data to ensure complete and useful workflows.

  • Along with the IP&C Director, the Infectious Disease Consultant will co-chair the Statewide Bi-Monthly meeting.

  • When asked, the Infectious Disease Consultant will participate in CQI projects or any other multidisciplinary efforts.

  • The Infectious Disease Consultant will be assigned to the Hanover office.

YesCare Benefits (only applicable for full-time positions)

  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance

  • Life and Disability Insurance

  • Generous PTO plan

  • 401k with matching funds

  • Employee Discount and Rewards Program

  • Tuition Assistance

  • Continuing Education Reimbursement

About YesCare Health

Correctional healthcare is not just a job. It’s a calling.

By choosing a career with YesCare you are choosing the opportunity to truly make a difference in the health, well-being, and future of the patients you serve. We take pride in being a pioneer provider of correctional healthcare. As a YesCare professional, you have access to the resources and support to enhance your skills, build a solid foundation to reach your career potential, and contribute to the care and well-being of an underserved population. There is no greater calling. Join YesCare today and be part of our legacy of innovation and clinical expertise.

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ID 2022-12654

Job Locations US-MD-Jessup

Category Clinical & Operations Leadership

Position Type Regular Full-time

Shift / Schedule Weekday Day

Location ID 91211

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