Chief Physician (IM/FP) – Integrated Substance Use Disorder Treatment Program

California, Statewide
Oct 07, 2020
Position Type

Chief Physician (IM/FP) – Integrated Substance Use Disorder Treatment Program

$293,532 - $302,340 annual salary (Time-Limited Board Certified)

$278,856 - $287,196 annual salary (Lifetime Board Certified)

Do you have a keen professional interest in addiction medicine and substance use treatment? California Correctional Health Care Services (CCHCS) is seeking a dynamic California-licensed Internal Medicine/Family Practice (IM/FP) physician leader to join our Integrated Substance Use Disorder Treatment Program. This newly-created statewide program is designed to provide integrated, specialized care to patients with a history of substance use who require additional medical assistance.

In addition to a California medical license and IM/FP certification, you must also have:

  • Board Certification in Addiction Medicine
  • DEA licensure
  • X-Waiver

CCHCS offers a competitive compensation package, including:

  • 40-Hour workweek (affords you true work-life balance)
  • Generous paid time off and holiday schedule
  • State of California retirement that vests in five years (visit for retirement formulas)
  • Robust 401(k) and 457 savings plans (tax defer up to $39,000 - $52,000 per year)
  • Paid CME, with paid time off to attend
  • Paid Insurance, license, and DEA renewal
  • And much more

This distinctive opportunity is available in the following Regional offices:

  • Diamond Bar
  • Elk Grove
  • Ontario
  • Rancho Cucamonga
  • Santa Ana

You may apply online at:

Effective July 1, 2020, in response to the economic crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Personal Leave Program 2020 (PLP 2020) was implemented. PLP 2020 requires that each full-time employee receive a 9.23 percent reduction in pay in exchange for 16 hours PLP 2020 leave credits monthly through June 2022.