Addiction Medicine Physician or Nurse Practitioner - #19647958
Spero Health Of Ohio, LLC
GENERAL PURPOSE OF THE JOB:
Spero Health is seeking Addiction Medicine Physicians and Nurse Practitioners with the ability to prescribe buprenorphine to join our team to fulfill its mission of Saving Lives, Instilling Hope and Restoring Relationships to those suffering from Substance Use Disorder. We provide care on an outpatient basis primarily to those suffering from opioid addiction and operate as one of the largest Office Base Opioid Treatment (OBOT) providers in the country.
We offer medication-assisted treatment along with counseling and case management within our facilities in order bring the most comprehensive level of care to the patients that we serve.
This is a Full-time role but Part-time opportunities are also available.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Provide initial evaluation, diagnosis, treatment and ongoing support for individuals with complex addiction and substance related health conditions
Complete full and appropriate documentation to support professional billing for services
Provide education regarding illness and prognosis to assist with clarification of patient and family goals of care and support development of a comprehensive care plan
Interpreting test results to diagnosis any health issues and provide feedback to patients
Educating and Counseling patients regarding medication compliance
Work with an interdisciplinary team of professionals to administer the best care for those patients that need not only medical therapy but behavioral health services as well.
Patient follow-up visits regarding patients' progress with medication and/or treatment
Contacts patient's PCP and/or specialist(s) when necessary
Evaluates lab results and provides consultation with APPs regarding abnormal results
Reviews and oversees progress and treatment plans, including making any adjustments
Maintains required licensure, certifications and CME credits
Active and unrestricted medical license as a physician or nurse practitioner within the applicable state.
Experience providing addiction medicine services for both medically and socially complex populations; Experience managing complex substance use disorders
Ability to develop relationships with network and community physicians and other providers.
Current DEA licensure and prescriptive authority in state(s) where applicable
DATA 2000 (XDEA) waiver, preferably at 100 or 275
Ability to work on-site with diverse care teams in a variety of settings
Effective time management and communication skills
Computer literate and experience with Electronic Medical Records