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PRN Medical Director - Licensed Physician for Opioid Treatment Center in Massillon, OH at Acadia Healthcare

Date Posted: 12/1/2018

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Overview

COME PRACTICE WITH US! 

Addiction Medicine Physician; PRN back up physician

- up to 20 hrs/weekly

- Outpatient

- Substance Abuse

- Adults

Canton Comprehensive Treatment Center provides outpatient treatment for individuals struggling with opiate addiction. 

Our Medicated Assisted Treatment (MAT) program utilizes methadone and suboxone in the treatment of addiction. As an experienced and long established treatment provider, we deliver the highest quality care in the field.  Our clinics are DEA regulated/licensed, Department of Public Health regulated/licensed and CARF accredited. 

The Canton CTC is seeking to add an experienced physician to add to its dynamic team of treatment professionals.  In this part-time position, the physician will be primarily responsible for providing support to our admissions process. 

Through this support, you will be responsible in assessing individuals seeking treatment with us.  Our thorough admission process involves our intake team meeting with individuals to conduct thorough assessments which then leads up to meeting with the physician.  The physician then provides an assessment of all admission materials to then determine the appropriatenss of care and initiate medication replacement therapy. 

  • Assess clients for admission or re-admission
  • Participates as a member of multidisciplinary team in the assessment, diagnosis, treatment planning and progress review of clients.
  • Conducts admission assessments in accordance with organization and regulatory policy
  • Initiates the prescribing of methadone or suboxone

Qualifications: 

  • M.D. from a recognized medical school.
  • A license to practice medicine in Ohio
  • DEA-X waiver
  • Addiction Experience preferred
  • Prior administrative experience is preferred
  • Knowledge of state and federal regulations regarding opiate treatment

Scotti Klecka

Physician Recruiter, CTC Division

Acadia Healthcare

Direct: 615.861.7356

Email: scotti.klecka@acadiahealthcare.com