PrimeCare Medical, Inc. was originally incorporated in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania as a business corporation in 1986 and was then known as Pennsylvania Institutional Health Services, Inc. (PIHS). In 1994 its name was formally changed to PrimeCare Medical, Inc. That same year, two subsidiaries were created, PrimeCare Medical of New York, Inc. and PrimeCare Medical of West Virginia, Inc.
PrimeCare Medical, Inc. and PrimeCare Medical of West Virginia, Inc. are a Pennsylvania and West Virginia professional corporation founded by Carl A. Hoffman, Jr., D.O., D.Sc., CCHP, who remains President, Corporate Medical Director, and sole stockholder. Dr. Hoffman brings 36 years of experience in correctional medicine along with a Corporate Medical Staff that possesses a combined two hundred (200) years experience in Correctional Medicine.
Correctional nursing provides a challenging and exciting world of opportunities for nurses today. In correctional healthcare, nurses are provided the opportunity to apply their hands-on assessment and clinical nursing skills on a day-to-day basis.
Correctional healthcare is similar to working in an emergency room or a clinic. Each day is both challenging and rewarding in Correctional Healthcare. Nurses are involved in healthcare emergencies, physical health assessments, initial screenings, medication distribution, nurse sick call, and chronic care clinics. Nurses will also provide assistance to physicians, psychiatrists and dentists.
PrimeCare Medical is dedicated to its employees. PrimeCare Medical will provide the knowledge and training to administer premier healthcare in the correctional environment.
Now is the time to join the exciting and challenging world of correctional healthcare.
Our Vision & Mission
PrimeCare Medical, Inc. is committed to managing and reducing risk in correctional healthcare by providing cost-effective quality healthcare management, continuously improving the standards of care and striving for national accreditation for all facilities. Dedicated to correctional healthcare, PrimeCare Medical prides itself on our strong client relationships, effective and efficient management of healthcare services. These attributes continue to be the hallmark of our success.
PrimeCare Medical, provides comprehensive healthcare services to county jails, prisons and juvenile detention centers throughout the Northeastern United States. PrimeCare Medical specializes in correctional healthcare management through the significant contributions and strong moral values of our employees.