DO / Addiction Medicine Job in Asheville, North Carolina / Locum tenens
Company: All Medical Personnel Locum Tenens
Posted on: September 12, 2018
Specialty: Medical Director - Addiction Medicine Location: Asheville, NC Employment: Direct Hire/Permanent ?? Full Time Position (Salary Benefits) Setting: Residential Treatment ?? Substance Abuse Job Duties Ensure the timely completion of admission physicals, annual physicals, medical histories, laboratory testing (including TB screening) consistent with state and federal regulations, accreditation standards and sound medical practiceReview all laboratory results as well as medical documentation from other healthcare providers and manage each patient according to established best practice and accrediting and regulatory guidelinesScreen patients for common medical co-morbidities and evaluate co-existing medical conditions to identify potential medication impact/drug interactions, to include over-the-counter (OTC) medicationsPrescribe and titrate the appropriate dosage of methadone or suboxone consistent with the patient??s medical and addiction history to establish a maintenance doseOrder dose increases, decreases, detoxification, or supervised withdrawal after assessment of the patient and his/her current treatment historyWrite medical orders based upon the individual needs of the patient and sign off on all medical orders within 72 hours. Review medical therapy and document those activities in the patient??s chartWhenever necessary, collaborate and coordinate care with other physicians, clinics or hospitals participating in the treatment of program patientsProvide consultation to medical, clinical, and administrative staff in formulation and implementation of each patient??s medical treatmentSolicit feedback from clinical and administrative staff regarding patient requests and changes in patient behaviorIf you have any interest or would like to discuss further: Please email CV anu.vpalladiumsearch.comCall me at 214-431-3196Refer a colleague & earn a referral bonusAbout Us Palladium Search Partners, an All Medical Personnel company ?? is a national leader in healthcare staffing recognized by Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA) as one of the nation??s largest healthcare staffing firms. Our clients range from local, regional and national healthcare organizations throughout the United States. Whatever the focus of your medical career, we can help you find the perfect opportunity
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