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Immediate Needs

Corrections Health Care Administrator

The State Correctional Institution at Houtzdale (SCI Houtzdale) is seeking a highly motivated Corrections Health Care Administrator to join our Medical Department.

As a Corrections Health Care Administrator, you would be responsible for the overall coordination of primary and emergency health care services which includes monitoring the delivery of medical/mental/pharmaceutical services to inmates as well as rendering emergency care to staff.  These services are performed under contract to the Pennsylvania Department of Corrections via three separate and distinct contracts.  Additional responsibilities include overseeing the staff of all medical departments to include nursing, dental, medical records, and vendor staff to include physicians, psychiatrists, CRNP's, PA-C's, phlebotomists, and other support staff.

If you have the required medical experience as indicated below, and wish to explore a rewarding career that offers the opportunity to share your skills while earning a great salary and benefits, the PA Department of Corrections wants to hear from you!

Work Hours

Monday through Friday - 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.; 37.5 hour work week; eligible for full retirement benefits at age 50 or 55

This is a management position and is not subject to the promotion provisions of a collective bargaining agreement or memorandum.

If you need an accommodation for the interview due to a disability, please call the number listed above.

Required Experience, Training and Eligibility

Six years of professional medical experience in the care and treatment of the physically ill, which included three years of supervisory or administrative experience in a hospital infirmary, and a bachelor's degree in a health related field; OR an equivalent combination of experience and training, which included three years of supervisory or administrative experience in a hospital or infirmary

This position is filled through a posting on www.employment.pa.gov.  Please click on the link to review the posting and apply.

All candidates will need to provide the following materials on or before the closing date of this posting:
1. Resume
2. Position Vacancy Interest Form (Bid Form)
Forms are available online within the Employment section of the Department of Corrections website.