ASAM or Addiction-Psychiatrist in Galax, VA at Acadia Healthcare

Date Posted: 9/21/2022

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                                                                                 Addiction Medicine or Addiction - Psychiatrist  

Full Time Medical Director for Virginia Behavioral Hospital

Life Center of Galax is recruiting a ABPN certified Physician for an Adult inpatient practice in newly renovated 120 bed facility in Galax, Virginia.

The Medical Director is responsible for leadership, quality assurance, oversight and overall medical management of the clinic within the boundaries of state and federal regulations and accreditation standards. Responsibilities include planning, organizing medical and clinical practices; providing direct patient care and assisting other departments with direct interactions with physicians or medical staff.

Galax, Virginia is the gateway to the Blue Ridge Mountains. The City is rich with tradition, shopping, recreation and scenic beauty  and is home to the largest Old Time Bluegrass Fiddler’s Convention as well as the New River Trail. The genesis of today Country Music is in the Appalachian mountains of Southwestern Virginia

Addiction Medicine patients require care from specialty-trained professionals, in a highly-specialized, and quality-focused environment. Our team at Life Center of Galax in Virginia is seeking to add a like-minded licensed physician to their diverse and dynamic team.
Qualifications:Licensed Physician in the state of Virginia

  • 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

Acadia Healthcare owns & operates over 255 facilities throughout the US, providing psychiatric and chemical dependency services to patients in a variety of settings, including inpatient psychiatric hospitals, specialty treatment facilities, residential treatment centers, outpatient clinics and therapeutic school-based programs. Acadia is a leading provider of behavioral healthcare services.

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