Part Time Addiction Medicine Physician
Recovery Services of New Mexico was founded in 2003 with the goal of treating opioid addiction in New Mexico. Through dedication to a patient-centered approach, strict adherence to proven treatment principles, ethical business conduct, and community outreach, Recovery Services has grown to become the largest and most effective treatment organization of its type within the State of New Mexico.
Recovery Services of New Mexico has an opening for our Belen and Albuquerque, NM locations. We are searching for a dynamic and experienced Physician to help patients in the road to recovery in our Medically Assisted Treatment Program. We offer onsite training by existing physicians, along with a great support staff!
Primary Job Function:
- 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.
- Will be required to cover Belen and Albuquerque locations that are 30 miles apart.
- 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 New Mexico and have an X-DEA waiver.
- At least 1 year in Addiction Medicine.
- Must be able to sign off on NP/PA charts.
What to expect from us:
Recovery Services of New Mexico a progressive substance abuse treatment organization is committed to the highest quality of patient care in a comfortable outpatient clinic setting. Our ultimate goal is to address the physical, emotional, and mental aspects of opioid use disorder to help each of our patients achieve long-term recovery and an improved quality of life.
Recovery Services of New Mexico is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and to compliance with all Federal, State and local laws that prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of race, color, age, natural origin, ethnicity, religion, gender, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship, genetic disposition, disability or veterans status or any other classification protected by State/Federal laws