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  • Acupuncturist PRN
    Acadia Healthcare    Tucson, AZ 85702
     Posted 23 days    

    Description

    PURPOSE STATEMENT:

    Provide acupuncture consults, acupuncture and aftercare recommendations for patients at the facility.

    ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

    Provide education to patients in individual or group sessions regarding acupuncture and oriental medicine.

    Provide coordination for body centered therapists including Somatic Therapy, Ear Acupuncture, Acupuncture, Herbal Therapies and Shiatsu.

    Represent these therapies in medical department meetings and provide input to Medical Director for purposes of evaluations and budget planning.

    Schedule coverage for all modalities when therapists are unavailable.

    Keep body centered therapies current, adding modalities as needed.

    OTHER FUNCTIONS:

    Perform other functions and tasks as assigned.

    EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE/SKILL REQUIREMENTS:

    Masters of Science degree required. Three to four year program after premed is required. Experience working with chemical dependency, eating disorders and mental health issues is preferred.

    LICENSES/DESIGNATIONS/CERTIFICATIONS:

    Active license in Acupuncture required. National Diplomat in Acupuncture (NCCAOM) preferred.

    While this job description is intended to be an accurate reflection of the requirements of the job, management reserves the right to add or remove duties from particular jobs when circumstances (e.g. emergencies, changes in workload, rush jobs or technological developments) dictate.

    PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

    Never/

    Rarely

    0%

    Occas.

    33% of time

    Freq.

    45-66% of time

    Contin.

    67-100% of time

    LIFT/CARRY

    1 to 10 lbs.

    11 to 20 lbs.

    21 to 50 lbs.

    51 to 75 lbs.

    76 to 100 lbs.

    PUSH/PULL

    1 to 10 lbs.

    11 to 20 lbs.

    21 to 50 lbs.

    51 to 75 lbs.

    76 to 100 lbs.

    MOVEMENT

    Bend/Stoop/Twist

    Crouch/Squat

    Kneel/Crawl

    Reach Above Shoulders

    Reach Below Shoulders

    Repetitive Arm Use

    Repetitive Wrist Use

    Repetitive Hand Use

    a) Grasping

    b) Squeezing

    Climb Stairs/Ladder

    Uneven Walking Surface

    Even Walking Surface

    Never/

    Rarely

    0%

    Occas.

    33% of time

    Freq.

    45-66% of time

    Contin.

    67-100% of time

    EQUIPMENT USE & OPERATION

    Motor Vehicles

    Operate Foot Pedals

    WORK WITH/NEAR

    Machinery

    Electricity

    Power Tools

    Impact Tools

    Chemicals

    Fumes

    Heights

    ENVIRONMENT

    Indoors

    Outdoors

    Extreme Heat

    Extreme Cold

    Dusty

    Excessive Noise

    Other (explain)

    Sit

    Stand

    Walk

    VISION REQUIREMENTS

    Depth Perception

    Less than 20 Inches

    Color Vision

    Peripheral Vision

    ADDITIONAL CONSIDERATIONS (including clarification of any of the above)

    ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

    Disclaimer

    The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this position. Additional duties and responsibilities may be required of the job holder based upon business needs and at the request of Facility.

    Qualifications

    Education

    Required

    + Masters or better in Nursing/Healthcare

    Licenses & Certifications

    Required

    + Licensed Acupuncturist

    Experience

    Preferred

    + 1 year: Working with chemical dependency, eating disorders and metal health issues

    Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

    The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)


    Employment Type

    Full Time


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