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Addiction Medicine Physician in Cartersville, GA at Acadia Healthcare

Date Posted: 3/21/2019

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Overview

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(PRN) Addiction Medicine Physician

Cartersville Comprehensive Treatment Center

  • Age Group/Range: Adults
  • Practice Setting/Type: Outpatient

Addiction Medicine patients require care from specialty-trained professionals, in a highly-specialized, and quality-focused environment. Our team at Cartersville in Georgia is seeking to add a like-minded licensed physician to their diverse and dynamic team.

Qualifications:

  • Licensed Physician in the state of Georgia
  • Active Dea-X waiver
  • Advanced knowledge and clinical skills through and appropriate educational program
  • Ability to work hours to meet the needs of our clients
  • Experience in addiction treatment preferred

Excellent compensation and some benefits available.

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Responsibilities

Our PRN doctor will see any where between 12-20 patients per week, some new and some follow-ups. For new patients, the first step is a comprehensive evaluation. The evaluation determines whether or not the patients meet the diagnostic criteria for opioid treatment via methadone or Buprenorphine. The doctor coordinates and integrate medical services with other client care services to ensure continuity of care, provide physical exams and assessments and participate in the development of treatment plans for clients that may or may not utilize prescriptions for Suboxone, provide mental health status examinations upon admission or as needed, order and review lab work.