ADDICTION SERVICES DIRECTOR - Family Medicine or Psychiatrist
Santa Fe is the state capital and just an hour north of the Albuquerque metro area. It offers great venues for outdoor sports such as downhill skiing, hiking, mountain biking, and fishing. There are a number of national monuments and historical sites in the area as well as a wealth of cultural experiences to take in. Santa Fe provides a wealth of museums, art galleries, and activities for all interests and has been named a UNESCO creative city and frequently appears on “Top Ten” lists for tourist destinations, air quality, and one of the Greenest Cities in the US. On average there are 325 sunny days per year. Santa Fe’s 7,000 ft. altitude keeps temperatures moderate with a high averaging 86 in July to lows near 17 in January. There are four distinct seasons with frequent, dramatic summer thunderstorms, and occasional snowstorms in winter. The temperate climate boasts bright blue skies and sunshine throughout the year with mild winters and low annual rainfall. The low humidity and skies free from smoke make the climate one of the most healthful in the United States!
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PMS' Santa Fe Community Guidance Center (SFCGC) is located in the state capital! This health center has an integrated model of care - delivering Behavioral Health Services and Primary Care and to the adult population. PMS has a sister health center, the Santa Fe Family Wellness Center, that provides the same services to our child and adolescent population.
Our 2 story health center boasts 8 exam rooms, a drug room, a lab, waiting room (of course), and more. We offer several services to include, Retinal Imaging, Women's Health Servies, Addiction Services, MAT for opioid use disorders, and more. We currently have 22 therapists, 5 Psych providers, 4 medical Providers, 6 PACT providers, a mobile crisis response team, and 12 community support workers.
We have a new Regional Medical Director, Susan Miller, MD who has been a wonderful mentor to our providers. Additionally, the SFCGC has a Region Director, Larry Martinez, and Site Administrator, Anne Baker, who are also available for support and direction.
As a Provider at PMS, you will enjoy a rewarding career providing health care to people from underserved and rural communities. Additionally, you will be a part of an organization that promotes integrated care and collegiate settings. Rest assured that you will enjoy our generous PTO plan, CME days off, CME stipend, achievable incentive plan, and work-life balance – that means no nights, weekends, nor calls.
We are a National Health Services Corps Loan Repayment eligible site with a corporate-wide HPSA Score of 18 for Primary Care.
In addition to providing Primary Care of Behavioral Health Services, the Addiction Services Director will oversee the management and continued expansion of our Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Use Disorders.
ADDICTION SERVICES DIRECTOR - This is a professional position of a highly complex nature involving the development, implementation and oversight of the PMS Addiction Services program corporate-wide as well as the direct medical care of patients. The work is performed independently with clinical oversight provided by the Vice President of Clinical Affairs. The Director must operate in accordance with the terms and conditions of the various contracts and grants providing for the funding of programs and projects. This position also carries out the duties of a Medical Director and Regional Medical Director as described below.
• Graduation from a medical school approved by the Council on Medical Education and Hospitals of the American Medical Association or the Committee on Hospitals of the Bureau of Professional Education of the American Osteopathic Association, or Diplomate of the National Board of Medical Examiners or the National Board of Osteopathic Examiners or the New Mexico Medical Board.
This position requires successful completion of an initial post-offer of employment:
• According to PMS Human Resources Policy 205.006, “Healthcare Personnel Testing & Immunization Requirements,” this position must comply with required testing and immunizations. Testing and immunizations including TB, Hepatitis B (consent or waiver), Tdap, MMR, and Varicella, will be available at the employee’s PMS health center. Influenza vaccines will be required according to dates set by the CDC and NMDOH.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS:
Must have by date of hire and maintain current throughout employment:
• Licensed to practice medicine by the State of New Mexico with ability to obtain admitting privileges and active staff membership at local hospital, if applicable.
• Board certification in addiction medicine from the American Board of Addiction Medicine (ABAM); OR a subspecialty board certification in addiction psychiatry from the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN); OR a subspecialty board certification in addiction medicine from the American Osteopathic Association (AOA); OR certification in addiction medicine from the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM).
• DEA license including a special DEA certification authorizing Buprenorphine/Sub Oxone prescriptions for opioid addiction.
• New Mexico Controlled Substance Registration (CSR).
• Medicare PIN and UPIN numbers.
• Medicaid number.
• Have or be able to obtain BLS/CPR or ACLS certification within 30 days of hire. If you are assigned to a center with ACLS medications and/or equipment, you must have ACLS certification within 30 days of hire. Certification must meet the requirements listed in the document “BLS / CPR / ACLS & First Aid Training Resources” posted on Staurolite. It is your responsibility to keep your certification current at all times.