Posted 6 days ago
Addiction medicine physician needed for ongoing assignment in Pennsylvania!Physician onlyMust be PA LicensedMust have suboxone certificationSchedule will be Tuesday through Friday, every other week9a-5pNo call100% adult population25-30 patients per shiftAll addiction medicine, no procedures, urine t...
6 days ago
Addiction medicine physician needed in northeastern PA
Addiction Medicine Physician Jobs
Addiction medicine centers on the evaluation, diagnosis, treatment, recovery and prevention of the disease of addiction, serving people who show the unhealthy use of substances like nicotine, alcohol, prescription medicines, or other licit or illicit drugs. Locum tenens physicians in this subspecialty are also trained to assist family members who have been affected by a loved one’s substance abuse or addiction. Finding addiction medicine physician jobs means you’ll have the ability to work in underserved areas to help combat this serious medical issue. With nearly 20 million people struggling with addiction, you can step up to provide treatments that can save lives and help inform future generations about the dangers of substance abuse.
Education Requirements for Addiction Medicine Physician Jobs
In order to become an addiction medicine physician or an addiction psychiatrist, individuals must hold either subspecialty board certification in addiction medicine from the American Board of Preventative Medicine (ABPM), subspecialty board certification in addiction psychiatry from the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN), board certification in addiction medicine from the American Board of Addiction Medicine (ABAM), or a Certificate of Added Qualification in Addiction Medicine provided by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA). Each of these certifications demonstrate that someone has received the proper education, experience, and has passed the proper exams in order to provide patients with preventative screenings and intervening treatments for substance abuse and addiction. Addiction medicine locum tenens physicians can earn anywhere from $93,000 - $264,085 a year depending on their level of experience and credentials.