Many organizations have a mission statement; The Permanente Medical Group, Inc. has a calling: to lead the way to a better future for health care. Through our leadership in the use of advanced technology, our creation of innovative solutions and our influence on health policy and reform efforts, we are shaping the future of health care in the nation. We currently have the following opportunity:
ADDICTION PHYSICIAN SPECIALIST
San Leandro, California
We currently have an exciting opportunity available for an Addiction Physician Specialist (24 hours/week) in our San Leandro Hospital Addiction Medicine/Chemical Dependency Consultation Liaison (CDCL) Service and Bridge Clinic:
Highlights of the position:
Will be part of hospital-based Addiction Specialist Consult Liaison Service
Will be attending physician in outpatient follow-up clinic for patients with substance use disorder discharged from Emergency Room, ICU and hospital-based service
Must be willing to work in a multidisciplinary teaching service with medical students, residents, PharmD students, nursing students, social workers and other affiliated disciplines
Will be faculty in Addiction Medicine Fellowship and thus interest and experience in teaching (fellows, medical students, residents) is required
5 day a week consultation in hospital and staffing of outpatient clinic (8:30am - 5:30pm)
Consultation and Liaison Service will expand to overnight and weekend “on call” via phone with very occasional hospital duty in severe cases
The ideal candidate will possess:
Applicant must have completed ABMS or AOA residency in any specialty
Requires completion of an Addiction Medicine Fellowship or Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship or Diplomat of American Board of Addiction Medicine or Board Certified in Addiction Medicine by the American Board of Preventive Medicine
Experience caring for medically sick patients
TPMG is one of the largest medical groups in the nation with over 9,000 physicians, 22 medical centers, numerous clinics throughout Northern and Central California and a 70-year tradition of providing quality medical care.
Physician-led organization – career growth and leadership
Multi-specialty collaboration and integration
Mission driven, patient care-centered and one of the largest progressive medical groups in the nation!
About The Permanente Medical Group, Inc. (Kaiser Permanente Northern California)
Setting standards from the start
In 1948, seven physicians got together to create a new kind of medical group, one that focused on collaboration, put the patient at its core and provided a truly integrated health care delivery system. The result was a practice and approach that grew to become a gold standard in healthcare: The Permanente Medical Group (TPMG).
More than 60 years later and over ...7,000 physicians strong, TPMG and its integrated health care delivery model continue to forge new territory in medicine. As the quality leader in our industry, we help over 3.2 million members throughout Northern and Central California live healthier, happier lives. And we do the same for our physicians.
As part of our team, you’ll enjoy comprehensive administrative support, cross-specialty collaboration, easy access to resources and more. You’ll also enjoy a balanced schedule, so you can make the most of your time here and at home.