Medical Director, Addictions Physician

Tucson, AZ

full-time
Inpatient

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  • Join our team at Sierra Tucson! We are looking to hire a Medical Director, Addictions Certified Physician!!

    PURPOSE STATEMENT:

    The Medical Director is responsible for leadership, quality assurance, oversight and overall medical management of the clinic within the boundaries of state and federal regulations and accreditation standards. Responsibilities include planning, organizing medical and clinical practices; providing direct patient care and assisting other departments with direct interactions with physicians or medical staff.

    QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Doctoral degree in Medicine (MD or DO)
    • Prefer previous experience in behavioral health or substance abuse treatment
    • No history of alcohol or drug misuse for a period of three years before employment

    LICENSES/DESIGNATIONS/CERTIFICATIONS:

    • Current license to practice medicine by the state in which the facility or clinic(s) operates
    • Board certification or certificate of admissibility for board certification by American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM), American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry (AAAP), or other certification within their discipline
    • Current DEA credentials to prescribe controlled substances without restrictions and per regulation within the state in which the practitioner will be working
    • Additional specific DEA credentials may be required, per state and clinic regulations or policy

    For more details please contact - Debbie Hughes, Physician Recruiter - debbie.hughes@acadiahealthcare.com or 615.861.7581


    Posted September 10, 2021