Florida Department of Correction - OHS
Health Services Directors
Services Director – SMS - 70015231
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advertisement is for an SMS position located in the Office of Health Services in
SPECIFIC DUTIES AND
The Florida Department
of Corrections (FDC) is seeking a Health Services Director for the
Office of Health Services (OHS). This Executive Leadership position has
statutory responsibility for developing and overseeing a comprehensive health
care delivery system and promulgating all department health care standards.
This includes the delivery of comprehensive medical, mental health and dental
services, and all associated ancillary services, to more than 80,000 inmates.
Services are provided through a single, statewide comprehensive health care
contract and in partnership with state agencies and other organizations. The
total health services budget is $577 Million.
· The Office of Health
Services oversees and manages the delivery of health care services and
statewide functions such as planning, technical assistance, training, policy
development, grievance appeals, clinical legal issues, contract management and
monitoring, budget development and tracking, informatics/analytics, partnership
development and health care re-entry planning. The Department also handles
pharmacy dispensing services. The Health Services Director is supported in these
efforts by a Clinical Advisor who serves as the final professional authority
for the Department, and experienced Bureau Chiefs for each health services
discipline (medical, mental health, dental, nursing, pharmacy, and
· Candidates for this
position must be either a professionally trained health care administrator with
progressively responsible experience in health care administration, or a
physician licensed under Florida Statute 458, or an osteopathic physician
licensed under Florida Statute 459. No other qualifications will be considered.
Previous experience with correctional health care preferred. The Department is
seeking an individual with strong administrative and leadership skills for this
Support of knowledge, skills, and
abilities should be demonstrated on the application, in the education, in the
work experience, in the work sample, in the interview and/or during reference
If you are interested
in this position and meet the above indicated qualification and have the
desired education, knowledge and experience, please submit a State of Florida
Application and resume through the People First system (https://www.dms.myflorida.com/workforce_operations/people_first).
If you experience
problems applying on-line, please call the People First Service Center at