Multi specialty Pain practice is seeking a Physician who will provide case management for assigned patients and will be responsible for medical, educational and administrative services as assigned.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
•Provide the delivery of quality addiction medicine to patients.
•Intake and assessment of new patients suffering from substance abuse.
•Request necessary history and treatment plans from outside providers when indicated.
•Create a Plan of Care/Treatment Plan for new patients.
•Direct patient care including medical assessments and follow-ups.
•Manage an appropriate caseload including paperwork.
•Prescribing appropriate medications to assist in recovery as indicated by intake/assessment.
•Work collaboratively with team members to diagnose, manage and evolve patient care.
•Work collaboratively with outside providers.
•Identify patient needs requiring medical management in addition to their substance abuse/recovery needs, i.e., dual diagnoses.
•Ordering and analysis of appropriate laboratory tests, when indicated.