Physician and Mid-Level Careers
Thank you for your interest in our employment opportunities with California Correctional Health
Care Services. We are seeking exceptional physicians and physician assistants dedicated
and ready to improve quality access to health care.
We’re also improving the care of our staff. Salaries have increased; and you won’t be
making federal social security payments, so you’ll keep more of that salary. Plus,
as a California State Employee, you’ll enjoy one of the best benefits and retirement
We have provided links (below) to help you start your search. Please read the Bulletin,
and if qualified, click the link under “Test Instrument.” If you complete an online
self-assessment, you will receive a score immediately upon completion. If your test instrument is
a State Application
or a State Application and Supplemental Application, then you will receive your score
approximately three weeks after our Examination Staff receives your paperwork.
If your score is successful, you will be placed onto a Certification List of
eligible candidates. After receiving a score for the
Certification List, you are welcome to apply to the vacancies in that classification
that interest you. Please follow the “How To Apply” instructions on the job posting
and submit your application. Only the most competitive candidates will be considered
for an interview. Should you be chosen, you will be contacted by the Personnel Office.
“The majority of inmates are respectful, courteous and need health care.”
— Physician, 13 years experience; 1 year with State Prison
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