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Licensed Acupuncturist Location: Canaan, CT Job Description Mountainside, founded in 1998, is a leading behavioral healthcare provider dedicated to treating alcohol dependency and drug addiction.
Accredited by The Joint Commission and CARF for its high standards of care, Mountainside seeks out passionate and talented individuals to join its staff. Regardless of the position held, each employee plays an important role in caring for clients, giving them a unique and positive experience during their stay. Nestled at the base of a private mountain in the serenity of the Litchfield Hills, Mountainside’s main campus provides an ideal setting for an individual to get the customized, effective care that they need to begin their recovery journey.
Mountainside also has outpatient locations in Wilton CT and has administrative offices in Manhattan. Mountainside is currently seeking a Licensed Acupuncturist (L.A.C.). The acupuncturist is responsible for providing auricular and full body acupuncture for chemically dependent persons in residential and detoxification treatment. Essential Duties and ResponsibilitiesProvide auricular and full body acupuncture for chemically dependent persons in residential and detoxification treatment Provide individualized treatment that is tailored to the client’s needs Ensure that informed consent is obtained prior to treatment Review acupuncture assessments prior to treatment to eliminate risk of adverse reactions Engage client in the initial phase and secondary phase of evaluation and treatment Complete individual and group progress notes Participate in weekly to biweekly meetings with the Medical Director, Nurses, and/or program development Be knowledgeable of all policy of acupuncture as per CT Public Health Code to acupuncture as they pertain to the treatment of substance abuse or drug dependency QualificationsMust have college degree, appropriate state of Connecticut Licensure to practice acupuncture, and experience with addiction/chemical dependency Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment Ability to work independently and within a team Experience working in customer service Ability to safely operate vehicles and transport passengers CompensationCompetitive hourly wage based on experience and performance Free Nutritious Meals Access to Gym 24/7 How to Apply Please complete the ERS Background Check Authorization and Employment Application, and email them with your resume and salary requirement using the form provided to the right or email to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Mountainside Treatment Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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Acupuncturist Location: Wasilla, AK Department:
Valley Complementary Medicine Clinic Schedule: Regular Part Time Shift: Day Shift Hours: 40 Job Details: + Provides acupuncture services to customer-owners referred from the Primary Care System within SCF.
Minimum Qualifications: 1. Current Alaska license or certification. 2. Basic Life Support (BLS) certification is required. ACLS, NRP, ATLS, ALSO and PALS as required for speciality.
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Per Diem Acupuncturist
Located in Boston and the surrounding communities, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute brings together world renowned clinicians, innovative researchers and dedicated professionals, allies in the common mission of conquering cancer, HIV/AIDS and related diseases. Combining extremely talented people with the best technologies in a genuinely positive environment, we provide compassionate and comprehensive care to patients of all ages; we conduct research that advances treatment; we educate tomorrow's physician/researchers; we reach out to underserved members of our community; and we work with amazing partners, including other Harvard Medical School-affiliated hospitals. The Oncology Acupuncturist for The Leonard P. Zakim Center for Integrated Therapies and Healthy Living provides clinical services to cancer patients and families, provides education to patients, families and staff, and assists/participates in the development and implementation of research studies involving acupuncture and other integrative medicine modalities.
Reviews the patient's medical history to develop individualized treatment plans.
Prepares the patient for the procedure by informing patient of the treatment and intended effect.
Performs acupuncture treatments.
Documents visits and maintains records in compliance with HIPAA regulations and Dana-Farber policies.
Follows up with clinical care team as necessary.
Ensures a safe environment and maintains equipment and supplies in a clean, operable and safe manner.
Participates actively in development of oncology acupuncture program + Adheres to all hospital and departmental policies and infection control procedures.
Transfers acupuncture care to community provider when appropriate.
Participates in regular staff meetings and attends conferences as directed.
Educates patients, families and staff on acupuncture and other related modalities.
Participates in Zakim Center research projects.
Graduate of an accredited school of acupuncture + 5 to 7 years of experience working as an acupuncturist are required, along with the successful completion of National Board Exam, National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM).
Must have a valid and current Massachusetts license to practice acupuncture through Board of Registration in Medicine.
Prior training in medicine/integrative medicine preferred.
Experience with adult and pediatric cancer patients and/or chronically ill patients and clinical research are also preferred.
Demonstrates understanding of special needs and behaviors of age groups of the population served
Must possess a basic understanding of health care clinical operations + Ability to establish and maintain effective professional relationships with Zakim Center Staff as well as all other oncology interdisciplinary team members.
Excellent time management and communication skills.
Enthusiasm for learning and teaching. Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is an equal opportunity employer and affirms the right of every qualified applicant to receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, disability, age, ancestry, military service, protected veteran status, or other groups as protected by law. Job ID: 2017-6422 Grade: 21 External Company URL: www.dana-farber.org
We are an outpatient Physical Therapy company looking for a Certified Acupuncture therapist who is self-motivated. We are an established Healthcare Center. This is a great opportunity for an Acupuncturist that would like to gain valuable clinical experience and knowledge about building a practice.
Current and valid NJ license.
Must have excellent assessment and documentation skills, and be good at time management, prioritizing duties, working with clients and colleagues.
Must be flexible, ethical, culturally sensitive and respectful in all interactions.
Adherence to HIPPA privacy laws are required.
Proficient on computer programs
Promotes, maintains, and restores health by diagnosing, preventing, or treating disease based on Oriental medical concepts, including inserting acupuncture needles.
* Assesses client condition by taking client history; conducting physical examinations, tests, and interviews; observing client; interpreting findings.
* Prepares treatment plans by diagnosing problems and causes; analyzing treatment options based on the meridian system and auriculotherapy; determining appropriate treatments to achieve balance and optimal wellness.
* Evaluates effects of treatments by observing, noting, and evaluating client's progress; making adjustments and modifications.
* Documents client services by charting in records.
* Maintains client confidence and protects organization reputation by keeping information confidential.
* Maintains safe and clean treatment environment by maintaining sterilized needles; assuring a sterile field; complying with procedures, rules, regulations, and laws.
* Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.
Patient Focus, Customer Service, Physiological Knowledge, Job Knowledge, Discretion, Professionalism, Analyzing Information, Listening, Verbal Communication, Documentation Skills, Bedside Manner
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LAGS Medical Centers is looking to hire a highly-skilled acupuncturist to join our multi-disciplinary Portland clinic. This is an independent contractor position -- choose your own hours and vacations and receive mentorship and exposure to many new patients.
We are looking for a dynamic and entrepreneurial acupuncturist who is eager to do the work to build a successful practice within ours and someone who has a passion for relieving pain and stress-related conditions, and treating musculoskeletal injuries, chronic pain, headaches, and neurological issues.
Excellent work ethic, commitment and communication skills are required. You must be licensed in Oregon state.
Please check out our website and see if we would be a good match: .
LAGS has a 15 year record of working closely with community health centers, community healthcare providers and insurers to create meaningful relationships with patients and treatment plans that work.
LAGS Medical Centers provide treatment options for patients that focus on total wellness. Our treatments are intended to be restorative, minimally invasive and avoid the expenses of long term medications.
In California's Ventura County, Central Coast and Central Valley, LAGS works closely with county community health centers, as well as Concentra in Fresno. We have become the preferred provider in pain management for the regions' medi-Cal populations and now LAGS has opened the first Oregon facility in Portland.
We are a multidisciplinary clinic with multiple locations in Lower Manhattan seeking a well rounded, educated acupuncturist with a great work ethic. You must be licensed & insured and interested in raising the bar for our field. Days and hours for shifts will vary & rate of pay commensurate with experience.
Acupuncturist ( Women's Health Specialists Clinic)
As the multi-specialty group practice for the faculty of the University of Minnesota Medical School, University of Minnesota Physicians has more than 950 physicians and 1,600 health professionals, providing clinical care in over 100 specialty and sub-specialty areas. Our mission is three-fold: delivering exceptional patient care, advancing medicine through research, and training the next generation of health professionals. As an Acupuncturist, you will provide acupuncture treatments for patients suffering from pain, injury, illness and emotional and psychological maladies for our Women’s Health Specialist Patients.
Meet with patients to obtain information about their complaints, symptoms, medical history, diet, lifestyle and psychological health.
Makes diagnosis and treatment strategies.
Maintains detailed and complete records, health care plans and prognoses. Suggest treatments involving herbal medicine.
Identify precise locations on a patient’s body where needles should be inserted, or where electrical or health stimulation is to be applied.
Performs acupressure and related techniques while explaining procedures to patients and prepares them for treatment.
Actively participates in teaching colleagues, medical students, and residents in the clinical setting.
Works cooperatively with providers, medical and administrative staff.
Participates in conducting patient education sessions or education classes in the clinic; provides outreach to the community by providing information sessions as directed.
Evaluates treatment outcomes and makes further recommendations as necessary to further promote, restore, or maintain good health.
Demonstrates ability to provide applicable care/service adjusting approaches to reflect developmental level of population served.
Communicates in a respectful manner.
Ensures a safe, secure environment.
Partners with patient/care-giver/management in care/decision making.
Individualizes care/service plan to meet patient/customer needs.
Modifies interventions/service based on population served.
Provides patient/employee education based on assessment of learning needs of learner. In order to qualify for this role, you must possess: + Graduate of an accredited school with a BA or BS degree. Certified by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM).
Current Acupuncture license to practice in the state of Minnesota. Must have Nat’l Provider Identifier (NPI) or obtain NPI prior to employment start date. BLS + 3-5 years’ experience as an acupuncturist Preferred + Post-graduate degree preferred: i.e. D.O.M (Doctor of Oriental Medicine), N.D. (Doctor of naturopathy) UMPhysicians offers competitive salary and excellent benefits and provides you with the opportunity to enhance your career in the exciting field of health care through rewarding and challenging assignments and the opportunities for advancement. UMPhysicians has deep roots in the University of Minnesota Medical School, which has trained physicians since 1888. In 1997, 18 separate practice groups of physicians at the University united to form University of Minnesota Physicians. Today UMPhysicians is an independent nonprofit governed by a board of directors. We own and manage more than 50 specialty clinics and five family medicine clinics and employ more than 900 physicians and 1,600 health professionals and staff. UMPhysicians contributes a significant portion of operating revenue to support the Medical School’s research and education priorities.
Under the direction and supervision of the Sub-Chief of Physical Medicine, utilizes acupuncture to stimulate certain points on or near the surface of the body by the insertion of needles to prevent or modify the perception of pain or to normalize physiological functions. May perform or prescribe the use of oriental massage, acupressure, breathing techniques, exercise or nutrition, including the incorporation of drugless substances and herbs as dietary supplements to promote health. Essential Functions: - Provides medically necessary acupuncture, consults, assessments and treatments when requested/authorized by family physicians/specialists. Provides an accurate diagnosis, supported by medical findings based on standardized examination and techniques generally accepted by the medical community.
This includes TCM (Traditional Chinese Medicine) and Western diagnostic techniques. Produces complete, accurate, uniform and replicable examinations. Provides quality treatment to cure or relieve the medical condition causing the patient's complaint. Documents all treatments and patient's response to acupuncture therapy on patient's chart.
When working in the Workers compensation system, states an opinion whether anatomic loss, functional loss and physical complaints of the patient are work-related, and writes a comprehensive medical report describing the degree of injury consistent with Workers Compensation terminology and requirements.
Kaiser Permanente conducts compensation reviews of positions on a routine basis. At any time, Kaiser Permanente reserves the right to reevaluate and change job descriptions, or to change such positions from salaried to hourly pay status. Such changes are generally implemented only after notice is given to affected employees. Qualifications: Basic Qualifications: Experience
Graduate of an accredited school and complete four academic years of education with a minimum of 1548 hours of theory including biology, organic biochemistry, physics, psychology, anatomy and physiology, pathology, nutrition and vitamins (400 hours); history of medicine, medical terminology (30 hours); clinical sciences such as internal medicine, pharmacology, neurology, surgery and clinical medicine including dentistry, nursing, chiropractic and homeopathy, western pharmacology and BLS (128) hours; Tai Chi, Chi Kung, traditional Oriental medicine theory and diagnosis, needling techniques, and acupressure (660 hours); herbology (300 hours including botany); practice management and ethics (30 hours); and 800 hours of clinical training. Licenses, Certifications, Registrations
Licensed to practice Acupuncture in the State of California.
Maintain currency of Acupuncture licensure in the State of California.
Must have a Nat'l Provider Identifier (NPI), or obtain an NPI, prior to employment start date.
BLS. Additional Requirements: Must be able to work in a Labor/Management Partnership environment. 3 years of recent experience required Preferred Qualifications: Post-graduate degree preferred; i.e., Ph.D. in related fields, N.D. (Doctor of Naturopathy), D.O.M. (Doctor of Oriental Medicine).
LOCATIONSan Jose, CA
REQNUMBER608407 External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.
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Location: Portland, OR (South Water Front) * Salary: Paid per service
Job Type: Flex (AFSCME) ## Functions/Duties of Position The Acupuncturist is responsible for administrating acupuncture, according to standard operating procedures. In addition, s/he is responsible for learning specialty services as requested by management. The Acupuncture Therapist is required to build a repeat clientele, and actively participate in educational seminars and events.
Job Requirements Required Qualifications:
ACAOM accredited education * 1 year experience practicing acupuncture, preferably with existing clientele
Working knowledge of anatomy and basic physiology; strong written and verbal communication skills
Ability to project and promote a healthy image
Ability to communicate to members and staff in a courteous, friendly and professional manner
Ability to learn new services, follow a schedule, perform services in a timely manner, multi-task and work with other service providers
Current Oregon Acupuncturist License * NCCAOM Certification * 25 CEUs biennially. CPR/AED certification. Preferred Qualifications: * Three years of experience practicing acupuncture, preferably with existing clientele * A proven track record in delivering high-quality customer service
Strong educational sales skills
Additional Details Ability to stand and perform bodywork for six continuous hours a day
. Oregon Health & Science University values a diverse and culturally competent workforce. We are proud of our commitment to being an equal opportunity, affirmative action organization that does not discriminate against applicants on the basis of any protected class status, including disability status and protected veteran status. Individuals with diverse backgrounds and those who promote diversity and a culture of inclusion are encouraged to apply. To request reasonable accommodation contact the Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Department at 503-494-5148 or email@example.com.
Job Title: Acupuncturist Department: March Wellness Location: CHH Drug Testable: Yes Job: IRC56871
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Provides acupuncture in both a group and private setting to patients to help in alleviating their pain, emotional distress, and promote general well being. The TCM acupuncturist will be supervised by the physician who is the Director of Acupuncture services and will work within the hospital and department's goals and procedures.
Graduated from an accredited Traditional Chinese Medicine school with a Master's degree
Registered Acupuncturist RAc in the State of Michigan
NCCAOM board certified with a Diplomat in OM
BLS certified (American Heart Association), maintain every two years
Minimum of two years experience working with a wide range of patients, hospital or large clinic setting preferred.
Experience working in community acupuncture with the ability to treat up to 6 patients per hour, preferred.
Ideal candidate must be dedicated to work two late days plus Saturday hours in our West Bloomfield location for private acupuncture sessions and the ability to work other days at Troy or Royal Oak locations for community acupuncture sessions.
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