Small, non-profit OBOT has been practicing since 2013 and is now looking for an additional physician. The Medical Director is Board certified in addiction medicine and has a very European approach to medication assisted treatment. If you are interested, please check out our website and learn more about the clinic, the Medical Director, and our philosophy of treatment.
The right person for this job will be passionate about coming alongside those who are suffering from the disease of addiction and working tirelessly to help them obtain and continue to pursue a more stable lifestyle; must be fully committed to educating the local community at every opportunity and helping to eradicate the social stigma associated with addiction; and must be missionary minded and carry the torch for evidence-based treatment in the face of narrow-minded laws and bible-belt bureaucracy.
Duties include but are not limited to:
evaluate, diagnose, treat, and manage on-going support for individuals suffering from complex substance use disorders (SUDs) and related comorbidities
prescribe medications used in Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) for Opiod Use Disorder, such as Buprenorphine
Meeting with the TxTeam and assessing on-going care and best outcome scenarios for patients'
graduation from an accredited school of medicine with a Doctor of Medicine (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine Degree (DO)
a current, unrestricted license to practice medicine in the state of Tennessee
current DEA licensure and prescriptive authority in one or more states
a current DATA 2000 (DEAX) waiver, or the ability and willingness to obtain DATA 2000 (DEAX) waiver upon an offer being extended
Additional Salary Information: paid by the hour for clinical and non-clinical (staff meeting, etc) hours spent working for HPC
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About Evidence Based Addiction Medicine dba High Point Clinic
A small, non-profit MAT clinic functioning as an OBOT in Johnson City, TN. We're right in the heart of the Smoky Mountains and right in the midst of the opioid epidemic.