Doctors in Michigan & California
Contractor, Part Time,
Locations: Michigan & California
As a contracted physician at the Workit Health Clinic, you will be responsible for providing professional medical substance abuse treatment both in person at Workit Clinics and via telehealth platforms.
- Facilitate live and interactive clinical assessments, treatments, and medication management in person and via telehealth technologies
- Make appropriate assessments, treatment plans, and referrals for patient problems
- Prescribe and monitor opiate replacement (Suboxone and Vivitrol) therapy
- Collaborate with and supervise clinical staff
- Provide patient education and referrals specific to patient’s assessed needs and abilities
- Assist with developing and implementing, as necessary, care and treatment protocols, standards, policies, and procedures
- Utilize good communication skills, verbal and written
- Exercise good physical diagnosis skills
- Maintain accurate records on patients treated
- Participate in case reviews, consultations, and utilization review
- Licensed physician under state law
- bility and willingness to be licensed in multiple states
- Hold state controlled substance license or in the process of obtaining it
- Registered with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) or in process of obtaining registration
- Hold a collaborative agreement or attestation with nurse practitioners in accordance with the regulations of the state practicing in
- Meet credentialing requirements where assigned, as well as ability to be credentialed with Medicare and Medicaid and other payers as necessary
- Willingness to travel to mobile clinic locations
This position does not necessarily require a full-time commitment, however, it is Workit Health’s expectation that the physician will have reasonable availability to provide services to their patients in-person and via telehealth that are in accordance with the law, the applicable standard of care, and payer requirements. Workit Health intends to work cooperatively with the physician to determine the work schedule.
Data 2000 Waiver
In order to work with Workit Clinic, you will need to possess the DATA 2000 waiver. If you join our practice, Workit Clinic will compensate you for the cost of obtaining this waiver.
The Drug Addiction Treatment Act (DATA 2000) allows qualified physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants to obtain a waiver to treat opioid addiction with otherwise restricted medication in any clinical setting where they are licensed to practice. Once a practitioner receives the waiver, they are authorized to prescribe buprenorphine for opioid addiction treatment in any setting for which they are otherwise credentialed to practice. Physicians who have completed the required training may seek to obtain a DATA 2000 waiver for up to 30 patients for the first year, and up to 100 patients for every year thereafter.
In order to qualify for the Data 2000 waiver, and individual must be:
- Licensed under state law
- Registered with the DEA to prescribe controlled substances
- Hold a subspecialty board certification in addiction psychiatry from the American Board of Medical Specialties
- Hold an addiction certification from the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM)
- Hold a subspecialty board certification in addiction medicine from the American Osteopathic Association
- Capable of referring patients to counseling and other services
- Qualified by training and/or certification
Some of these trainings have a cost associated with them, and all of the trainings are done online. If you join our practice, the Workit Clinic will compensate you for the time cost of obtaining this waiver.
More information about obtaining the DATA 2000 waiver can be found on SAMHSA’s website.
Interested in being part of Workit Health? Reach out to us at email@example.com