Addiction Specialist Physician (Washington)

Nov 12, 2020
Mar 04, 2021
Other Specialty
Job Description

Our client is seeking an Addiction Specialist that will oversee medication-assisted treatment programs (buprenorphine and methadone) across their organization. The Addiction Specialist is a management role that combines program development, supervisory, and clinical duties.

• Full-time, Permanent
• Monday – Friday
• No call
• Managing all medication-assisted treatment across the organization and fully integrating these services with existing SUD & mental health services
• Developing and expanding MAT services to fill unmet needs in the community while making the client the provider of choice in the service area
• Monitoring mid-level providers and RN’s on the MAT programs and providing expertise & supervision to assist with subject-matter knowledge
• Overseeing non-medical aspects of MAT programs to ensure all treatment is effective, consistent across sites, and follows best practices
• Providing direct treatment when needed and serving as the backup provider for all MAT programs
• Promoting the MAT services out in the community and educating clients, staff, and others about safety and efficacy of treatments
• Collaborating with the Chief Medical Officer and the operations team for strategic planning and other agency initiatives with regards to MAT services


We are proud to offer you a competitive benefits package that includes:
• Competitive salaries within our communities and industry
• Healthcare coverage for employee and qualified family members
• Generous vacation, paid holiday and sick leave policies
• Access to Employee Assistance Program services
• Agency-funded retirement plan with contributions equal to 5% of compensation
• Additional retirement investment opportunities with a 50% investment match of up to 4% of compensation
• Agency-funded life and disability insurance program
• Site eligibility for student loan repayment programs (conditions apply)

• Completion of MD or DO degree with residency program in addiction medicine, psychiatry, family medicine, or other relevant specialty
• Previous experience or high interest in addiction treatment
• Eligible for Physician & Surgeon or Osteopathic Physician & Surgeon license in Washington
• Federal DEA registration
• First Aid & CPR certification
• Must have valid driver’s license and vehicle liability insurance
• Board certified only

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