Part-Time Medical Director
Lewisville, Minnesota, United States

Job Summary

Occupation Physician
Specialty Addiction Medicine
Degree Required MD/DO
Position Type Part-Time/Contract
Work Environment Clinic/Private Practice
Location Clearwater, Florida, United States
Visa Sponsorship No

Job Description

Last Update: 11/08/22
At MedMark, we take a patient-centered approach to opioid addiction treatment. In the first days of treatment, we will design an individualized plan that is suited to your needs. We do not just offer rehabilitation counseling and methadone treatment; MedMark clinics also provide physical evaluations, drug screenings, case management services, relapse prevention education, and after-care planning. Additionally, certain clinic locations offer methadone detox, buprenorphine maintenance, and group counseling. All of our services focus on helping you achieve long-term sobriety to enhance your wellbeing and improve your quality of life.

Essential Roles and Responsibilities

• Serve as Physician for MedMark Treatment Centers
• Admitting Patients for Methadone and Buprenorphine Treatment
• Physician will obtain a history and physical exam
• Documentation into the EMR, entering orders for methadone dosing in the EMR or writing a buprenorphine prescription (soon this will be electronic, but we currently have a waiver to use written scripts while we are moving to a new EMR)
• Consistently monitoring patient dosages in conjunction with the Treatment Center Director, Counselors and Dosing Nurses
• Consulting on patients that are high risk and doing annual medication reviews
• Other related duties as determined by supervisor

Qualifications | Education | Certifications:

Board Certified or Eligible in any Residency will be considered
Boarded Certified or Eligible in Addiction Medicine preferred
Must be licensed in the state of Florida and have a X-DEA waiver
Must be able to interact compassionately with a diverse population
Drug rehabilitation training/knowledge is helpful
Previous substance abuse treatment and/or primary care experience strongly preferred