Find Addiction Medicine Locum Tenens Physician Jobs

Make a difference in the lives of those who are struggling with addiction and consider addiction medicine locum tenens physician jobs today. Your job as an addiction medicine physician will be to diagnose patients with substance use disorders, whether it be related to alcohol, nicotine, prescription pain medications or illicit drugs. Patients with substance use disorders are using substances despite the fact that it could be negatively affecting their mental and physical health, as well as their work life and personal relationships. Once a diagnosis is made, you will develop a treatment plan, which could include medication-assisted treatment or counseling. Family members of your patients may also rely on you for support as they struggle to accept and understand their loved one’s disease. There are many subspecialties of addiction medicine, including psychiatry. The ideal candidate to work in addiction medicine is nonjudgmental, empathetic and a good listener. You will encounter patients of many different walks of life, so it is important that you can find a way to relate to them on their path to recovery.

America needs Addiction Medicine Doctors

In the United States, drug overdoses are now the leading cause of accidental death, surpassing car accidents, so demand for locum tenens physician jobs in addiction medicine is high. To become an addiction medicine physician, you should have a bachelor’s degree and complete medical school. You should also complete a residency and/or fellowship that is focused specifically on treating patients with substance use disorders. In order to practice addiction medicine, you will need to obtain certification from the American Board of Preventive Medicine. If you choose to work addiction medicine locum tenens physician jobs, you will not only have the opportunity to travel as a healthcare professional, but you will also get to help fill gaps in healthcare at hospitals and addiction treatment centers throughout the United States. Browse open addiction medicine locum tenens physician jobs now.

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Aug 14, 2019
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Alumni Healthcare Staffing - Baton Rouge, LA

Greater Baton Rouge, LA areaPart-time coverage3 days/week7am to 11am$90 for NP, $130 for MDAddiction Medicine NeedSuboxone Waiver Required5-10 Patients requiredAlumni Healthcare Staffing offers:Weekly Direct DepositPaid Travel ExpensesA+ Rated Malpractice Coverage24/7 Availability to your Recruiting Consultant & Credentialing StaffNALTO Member
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Aug 14, 2019
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Alumni Healthcare Staffing - Baton Rouge, LA

Greater Baton Rouge, LA areaPart-time coverage3 days/week7am to 11am$90 for NP, $130 for MDAddiction Medicine NeedSuboxone Waiver Required5-10 Patients requiredAlumni Healthcare Staffing offers:Weekly Direct DepositPaid Travel ExpensesA+ Rated Malpractice Coverage24/7 Availability to your Recruiting Consultant & Credentialing StaffNALTO Member
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Aug 16, 2019

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LocumTenens.com - NY

There is a facility we are working with in New York that is seeking a locum tenens addiction medicine physician starting as soon as possible for 3 months with the option to extend. Coverage is needed part-time for 10-hours per week doing 5-6 hour shifts twice a week with possible call....
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Aug 16, 2019

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LocumTenens.com - OH

There is a facility we are working with in Ohio that is in need of an addiction medicine physician for a locum tenens opportunity starting as soon as possible. Coverage is needed for 17+ hours per week with flexibility on the days but the locum would start at 5 or 6am to 12...
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Aug 22, 2019
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Barton Associates - WA

A mental health facility in Washington state is looking for a nurse practitioner of addiction medicine to provide locum tenens coverage for three months, beginning in August, with a possibility for future extension. During the assignment, the provider will see up to thirty two patients for cases of psychiatric disorders....
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Aug 22, 2019
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Barton Associates - IN

A clinic in Indiana is looking for a nurse practitioner of addiction medicine to provide locum tenens coverage for twelve days in mid-August, with a possible chance for extension. During this assignment, the provider can expect to see up to ten patients per day for history and physicals, as well...
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Aug 22, 2019
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Barton Associates - MD

A clinic in Maryland is looking for a physician of addiction medicine to provide locum tenens coverage for approximately three months beginning in mid-August, with a possibility for extension in the future. During the assignment, the provider can expect to see patients for various methadone and suboxone cases. The provider...
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Aug 22, 2019
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Barton Associates - MD

A clinic in Maryland is looking for a physician of addiction medicine to provide locum tenens coverage for approximately three months beginning in mid-August, with a possibility for extension in the future. During the assignment, the provider can expect to see patients for various methadone and suboxone cases. The provider...
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