The Medical Director of Recovery Services is a multifaceted position at Harrington Memorial Hospital.
The Medical Director is responsible for ensuring proper dosage and delivery of medication to patients and corresponding supervision of mid-level provider’s in the recovery division.
The Recovery Division includes a partial hospitalization program, Addiction Immediate Care, Intensive Outpatient Program and all other outpatient services.
This position is responsible for the delivery of medication assisted treatment, development of prescribing methodology in the various programs, continuous improvement and review of protocols for treatment options in recovery services.
This position will spend approximately 50% of his/her time overseeing the Addiction Immediate Care center – one of the first Urgent Care Centers for Substance Use Disorders in the country -- and the remaining 50% working with the outpatient recovery services department.
2+ years’ experience as psychiatrist, experience working among other hospital departments, knowledge of risk management and quality assurance processes, familiarity with accreditation process, experience with dual diagnosis and a myriad of different medication assisted treatments for addiction as well as co-occurring mental health disorders.
Board Certified/Board Eligible in Psychiatry
Active Massachusetts Medical License or in process
Active Massachusetts Controlled Substances Registration or in process
Active DEA Certification or in process
At a minimum, six months’ clinical experience with alcohol and other drug-dependent persons or 40 hours of documented continuing education credit in treating addicted persons within the first 12 months of employment.
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