Physician Careers, Contact Us
BASIC PRIMARY CARE
– THAT’S ANYTHING
BUT BASIC
California Correctional Health Care Services is elevating both the field of correctional medicine as well as the careers of IM/FP physicians, like you, dedicated to providing quality primary care to an historically underserved patient population. Whatever your professional interest, we can help you continue to hone your skills in public health, disease management and education, addiction medicine and so much more.

SALARY

$282,216–$296,328 Physician (Time-Limited Board Certified)
$268,080–$281,496 Physician (Lifetime Board Certified)
$253,992–$266,700 Physician (Pre-Board Certified)

$324,540–$340,776 Physician* (Time-Limited Board Certified)
$308,292–$323,712 Physician* (Lifetime Board Certified)
$292,080–$306,696 Physician* (Pre-Board Certified)

*Physicians at select institutions receive an additional 15% pay.


BENEFITS

In addition to competitive pay, we also provide all of the security and benefits that come with employment with the State of California, including:

  • 40-hour workweek
  • Generous paid time off and holiday schedule
  • State of California retirement that vests in five years
    (visit www.CalPERS.ca.gov for retirement formulas)
  • Paid insurance, license, and DEA renewal
  • CME stipend with paid time off to attend
  • 401(k) and 457 retirement plans (tax defer up to $39k–$52k per year)
  • Visa sponsorship opportunities
  • Relocation assistance for those new to State service


Video

Hear what doctors have to say about practicing primary care with us:
CCHCS-Physician Recruitment (YouTube video)

Plus, with locations throughout California, you’re sure to find one that fits your lifestyle—whether you choose the history and natural wonders found in Northern California; the tight-knit communities of the Central Valley; the picturesque hamlets dotting the Central Coast; the variety of lifestyles available in Southern California; or the quintessential California living of San Diego.
Locations, Landscape Mural

CONTACT US TODAY!

Ready to join an organization where you can be part of a multidisciplinary team dedicated to achieving social justice through quality medical care?
Submit your CV to:
CentralizedHiringUnit@cdcr.ca.gov
Or call us with questions at:
(877) 793-4473 (HIRE)

WEB ACCESSIBILITY ASSISTANCE

The Careers portion of this site (i.e., creating your candidate profile, applying for jobs, taking examinations) is undergoing updates to add improved functionality and accessibility to the public. Some features and content may not be available during the transition.


If you are in need of assistance, please email us at MedCareers@cdcr.ca.gov or call us at (877) 793-4473.

Physician Careers, Contact Us
BASIC PRIMARY CARE
– THAT’S ANYTHING BUT BASIC


California Correctional Health Care Services is elevating both the field of correctional medicine as well as the careers of IM/FP physicians, like you, dedicated to providing quality primary care to an historically underserved patient population. Whatever your professional interest, we can help you continue to hone your skills in public health, disease management and education, addiction medicine and so much more.


SALARY

$282,216–$296,328 Physician (Time-Limited Board Certified)
$268,080–$281,496 Physician (Lifetime Board Certified)
$253,992–$266,700 Physician (Pre-Board Certified)


$324,540–$340,776 Physician* (Time-Limited Board Certified)
$308,292–$323,712 Physician* (Lifetime Board Certified)
$292,080–$306,696 Physician* (Pre-Board Certified)


*Physicians at select institutions receive an additional 15% pay.


BENEFITS

In addition to competitive pay, we also provide all of the security and benefits that come with employment with the State of California, including:

  • 40-hour workweek
  • Generous paid time off and holiday schedule
  • State of California retirement that vests in five years (visit www.CalPERS.ca.gov for retirement formulas)
  • Paid insurance, license, and DEA renewal
  • CME stipend with paid time off to attend
  • 401(k) and 457 retirement plans (tax defer up to $39k–$52k per year)
  • Visa sponsorship opportunities
  • Relocation assistance for those new to State service

FEATURED OPPORTUNITIES

Physician – SVSP
Physician – PBSP
Physician – CVSP
Physician – MCSP

Interested in other opportunities?


Video

Hear what doctors have to say about practicing primary care with us:
CCHCS-Physician Recruitment (YouTube video)

Locations, Landscape Mural
Plus, with locations throughout California, you’re sure to find one that fits your lifestyle—whether you choose the history and natural wonders found in Northern California; the tight-knit communities of the Central Valley; the picturesque hamlets dotting the Central Coast; the variety of lifestyles available in Southern California; or the quintessential California living of San Diego.

CONTACT US TODAY!

Ready to join an organization where you can be part of a multidisciplinary team dedicated to achieving social justice through quality medical care?
Submit your CV to:
CentralizedHiringUnit@cdcr.ca.gov
Or call us with questions at:
(877) 793-4473 (HIRE)

WEB ACCESSIBILITY ASSISTANCE

The Careers portion of this site (i.e., creating your candidate profile, applying for jobs, taking examinations) is undergoing updates to add improved functionality and accessibility to the public. Some features and content may not be available during the transition.

If you are in need of assistance, please email us at MedCareers@cdcr.ca.gov or call us at (877) 793-4473.