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Telemedicine Physician - Tennessee

Quit Genius

Quit Genius

Tennessee, USA
Posted on Thursday, June 8, 2023
Pelago is the world’s leading virtual clinic for Substance Use Management. Our program provides guidance, support and treatment for members seeking to overcome their tobacco, alcohol and opioid use. From unhealthy habits to active substance use disorders, Pelago delivers a personalized solution based on individual health, habits, genetics, and goals, providing care for members wherever they might be on the substance use spectrum.
Pelago's suite of virtual services ranges from education, to cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) to comprehensive medication-assisted treatment (MAT).
Pelago enables employers and health plans to deliver accessible, affordable, and effective treatment for substance misuse.
Position Information
The MAT Provider is able to care for Quit Genius members utilizing Pelago’s telemedicine services. The Provider will care for the member directly through scheduled video/audio visits. The Provider may also serve as a representative of clinical services to internal stakeholders and serve as a mentor/support to other Quit Genius care team members.
This role will require in-person visits with patients in our Tennessee clinic.
Additional Details About the Role:
- Facilitate live and interactive clinical assessments, treatments, and medication management via telehealth
- Make appropriate assessments, treatment plans, and referrals for patient problems
- Prescribe and monitor Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT), such as neltrexone and Suboxone, together with the member operations team
- Collaborate with and supervise clinical staff, including Nurse Practitioners, counselors and coaches
- 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 and professional communication skills, including verbal and written, across the organization
- Maintain accurate clinical records on patients treated
- Participate in Grand Rounds, Journal Club, weekly case reviews, consultations, and peer-reviews
-Work collaboratively on cross-functional projects with the counselor, growth or product team to enhance the care experience for our members
To Succeed in This Role You Will Need:
-This role REQUIRES an Alabama state license, as well as being in close proximity to Birmingham, Alabama
- Licensed physician in at least one state, multi-state licensed candidates preferred
- If not licensed in other states, the ability and willingness to be licensed in multiple states sponsored by Quit Genius
- Hold state controlled substance license or in the process of obtaining it in state(s) you’re licensed in
- Registered with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) or in process of obtaining registration
- Preferred: Board certified in addiction medicine or psychiatry, other acceptable specialies includes internal medicine, family medicine, neurology, emergency medicine
- Bonus: IMLC License

Benefits at Quit Genius

  • Fully reimbursed addiction medicine Board registration fee
  • Fully reimbursed ASAM conference fee
  • Fully reimbursed for licensure applications and renewals
  • Full Malpractice coverage.
  • Full Tail Coverage.
  • Flexible working hours - pick the times that you want to work!
  • Remote working
  • Regular training, education and clinical supervision
  • Generous Paid Time Off
  • Company-wide yoga sessions
  • Calm and One Medical subscription
  • Accelerated career growth opportunities to match the fast-paced growth of the business.
  • Join a talented, passionate and ambitious team of doctors, counselors, coaches, designers and technologists with a fun-loving culture.
Our teams at Pelago are made up of an incredible range of talented people from all walks of life. We believe that diversity of any description leads to innovation, idea sharing and collaboration.
Pelago is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based on race, ethnicity, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status or any other legally protected status. Diversity and Inclusion are paramount to the success of our mission and our culture is driven by our differences, each of which we embrace with open arms.