Addiction Medicine Physician/Specialist Job in Midwest
Addiction Medicine - Experience with alcohol withdrawal (MO)#JO-1605-21240
A healthcare group in Springfield, MO is seeking an Addiction Medicine specialist that is certified by the American Society of Addition Medicine or the American Board of Addiction Medicine. 3 yrs of hospital experience treating patients with alcohol withdrawal and familiarity with alcohol withdrawal protocols preferred. Must be able to acquire waiver for prescribing Buprenorphine to patients with opioid ;
Will be taking call from Emergency department and admitting patients to medical surgical units for management of withdrawal and related medical issues/complications. Weekdays and every other weekend coverage of such ;Provide consultative services to other physicians on their patients who present with substance abuse/ withdrawal issues. Other duties are seeing patients in outpatient clinic at the Center for Addictions to conduct history and physicals on all assigned patients and provide routine medical care /supervision of said patients including medication ;Providing an hour of group education weekly to patient population in outpatient substance abuse program, and attending weekly clinical staffing with treatment team for assigned patient population in outpatient program ;Working in tandem with medical director of the Center for Addictions to assure coverage of all patients.
No Visa ; Ref: JO-1605-21240