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15 Sep 2020

Part-Time Physician

ORTC, LLC- Pendleton Treatment Center – Posted by aschlindwein Anywhere

Job Description

Pendleton Treatment Center is seeking a Physician  to join our team of professionals! 

This position is an independent contractor role that will work 8 – 10 hours per week with a combination of on-site and using telehealth system for patient encounters in accordance with State and Federal guidelines and to log-in remotely for signatures when required.  Operational Hours are 5 a.m. – 1 p.m. Monday through Friday and 6 a.m. – 11 a.m. on Saturday.

Pendleton Treatment Center is an adult outpatient opioid treatment program/substance abuse treatment provider focused on treating those suffering from an addiction to opioids (pain pills, heroin, morphine, etc.) through a combination of Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) with either methadone or buprenorphine/suboxone, detoxification, and intensive one-on-one and group counseling, all in an outpatient setting. Our goal is to partner with each individual we serve to accomplish a personalized treatment program that leads them to live a healthy, productive, addiction free life.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Medically responsible for all clients enrolled in the treatment program, to include special populations (e.g., pregnant clients, HIV+, clients with Hepatitis C, clients with co-occurring disorders).
  • Must be able to assess suitability of individuals applying for
    admission as well as their ongoing physical and mental stability for outpatient substance abuse
    treatment.
  • 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 practice
  • Review all laboratory results as well as medical documentation from other healthcare providers and manage each client according to established best practice and accrediting and regulatory guidelines
  • Screen clients for common medical co-morbidities and evaluate co-existing medical conditions to identify potential medication impact/drug interactions, to include over-the counter (OTC) medications
  • Prescribe and titrate the appropriate dosage of methadone consistent with the client’s medical and addiction history to establish a maintenance dose
  • Order dose increases, decreases, detoxification, or supervised withdrawal after assessment of the client and his/her current treatment history
  • Write medical orders based upon the individual needs of the client and sign off on all medical orders 

Qualifications and Skills

  • Valid and active Oregon medical license
  • DEA X License
  • Meet credentialing requirements
  • Meet Oregon requirements for employment in an opioid treatment program
  • We follow federal guidelines regarding prohibited substances, even those legal at the state level.

Please apply on our website: www.ortc.care/careers or via the link listed below:

https://www.applicantpro.com/openings/ORTC/jobs/1519392-453388

Job Categories: Physician Jobs. Job Types: Part-Time.

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