St. Peters Health Partners is seeking an additional part time Addiction Medicine physician for immediate placement. This is an exciting opportunity to join an expanding program for behavioral health services in New York’s Capital Region. Enjoy excellent colleagues, strong system practice support, and a physician friendly environment. Hours are Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12:30 pm.
St. Peter's Addiction Recovery Center (SPARC) offers individuals and families a comprehensive range of care and services for people affected by drug or alcohol abuse. More than 5,000 people with drug and alcohol problems are treated each year at SPARC's eight Capital Region locations. SPARC helps patients gain control of their lives and learn how to gain physical, emotional and spiritual well-being without dependency on alcohol or other chemical substances. We are mindful of the sensitivity and attention all persons require and deserve when seeking personal help with addiction.
Anyone aged 18 years or older, who is struggling with alcoholism or chemical dependency, may receive help at SPARC's detox, inpatient and outpatient locations. Those younger than age 18 may access treatment at SPARC's outpatient adolescent locations. This part time role is based at SPARC Cohoes.
Established in 1972, SPARC is a national leader in addiction education and training. SPARC is licensed by the New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services (OASAS) and is accredited by The Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations.
RECRUITMENT PACKAGE: St. Peter’s Health Partners offers a comprehensive salary and compensation package (prorated to part time) that includes:
Excellent benefits; including health/vision/dental insurances
Paid malpractice, including post-SPHP employment tail coverage
CME time & expense allowance
Paid time away from the practice
2 part retirement savings program with employer matching program
Relocation assistance may be available
Applicants should have the following:
Board Certified in Addiction Medicine (with board certification in base specialty.)
2+ years of experience with addiction is required
Applicants should possess excellent clinical skills, communication skills, and a strong commitment to providing excellent care that is team oriented
St. Peter’s Health Partners, the region’s largest private-sector employer, with more than 12,500 employees, has more than 145 locations across seven counties. St. Peter’s Health Partners was created on October 1, 2011 by the merger of Northeast Health, St. Peter’s Health Care Services, and Seton Health. The merger created the region’s largest and most comprehensive not-for-profit network of high-q...uality and advanced medical care, primary care, rehabilitation, and senior services. These state-of-the-art services and programs are provided through Albany Memorial and St. Peter’s Hospitals in Albany, NY; Samaritan and St. Mary’s Hospitals in Troy, NY; Sunnyview Rehabilitation Hospital in Schenectady, NY; and The Eddy system of continuing care and The Community Hospice.