The Director of Medical Services is responsible for directing and ensuring the quality of medical services, treatment and/or interventions provided to UMSCP shelter residents. These include received quality and timely medical screenings upon admission that include testing for communicable diseases, review and provision of immunizations, prenatal care for pregnant children, and emergency medical care and/or outpatient services for UM with identify medical condition that require treatment. Director of Medical Services analyzes the effectiveness of programming, ensures all performance improvement standards are monitored, feedback and training given medical coordinators staff. Additional responsibilities include collaboration with the executive management team to ensure compliance with regulations in policy development/implementation, as well as on-going program refinement based upon advances in the program.
Ability to work a flexible work schedule is required dependent upon the department, facility or program in which s/he works and job duties assigned. Work schedules are subject to variation from time to time depending on the needs of the department, facility or program. The work is perform all job duties for this position, medical provider and staff are expected to be available to work any time as directed by his/her supervisor.