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Addiction Physician

Addiction Physician –

NYC Suburban Community 

Leadership Opportunity 

The Department of Behavioral Health of Northwell Health and The Zucker School of Medicine seeks a Board Certified/Board Eligible Addiction Physician to join the Department of Substance Abuse at Zucker Hillside Hospital in New Hyde Park, NY. 

The Northwell Health Behavioral Health Service Line is seeking a full or part time Addiction Physician to lead an innovative, out-patient, buprenorphine induction center located at a brand new facility in Garden City, Long Island. This high visibility, leadership position offers the right candidate an opportunity to work with a committed team of professionals to provide increased access to those suffering from opiate dependence to evidence based treatments.  The ideal candidate will be a Board Certified/Board Eligible Physician (Psychiatry or Medicine) with certification in Addiction Psychiatry or Addiction Medicine, a buprenorphine waiver and extensive experience prescribing buprenorphine. Highlights include: 

  • Evaluating patients for medication assisted treatments
  • Coordinate patients’ progress and treatment plans with the treatment team
  • Responsible for prescribing buprenorphine and other medications as indicated
  • Supervise residents, fellows and medical students
  • Participate in community and professional education/consultations around medication assisted treatments 

Zucker Hillside Hospital is a 225-bed not-for-profit behavioral health facility which is one of the leading behavioral health organizations in the nation. The Department of Substance Abuse Services of The Zucker Hillside Hospital, offer a wide range of treatment options including ambulatory opiate detoxification, opiate treatment programs and comprehensive community-based outpatient clinics. We offer a variety of services including Comprehensive Assessment & Referral, Group therapy, Individual Therapy, Medical Services, Medication management, Methadone Maintenance Services, Nursing Services, Pharmacological services, Psychiatric Assessment and Treatment and Vocational Assessment and Counseling. With a commitment to training medical students, residents and fellows, research engagement, standardized diagnostic assessment and measurement-based outcomes, as well as the use of new technologies, the environment at Zucker Hillside is one of the most sophisticated in the nation. 

The Zucker Hillside Hospital is conveniently located just minutes from NYC via private or public transportation, and a short distance from beaches, wineries, waterfront towns, villages and parks. The regions surrounding the hospital also boast some of nation’s top school districts. 

We offer an exceptional compensation and benefits package.  Academic appointment is commensurate with credentials and experience at our exciting new medical school, The Zucker School of Medicine at Hoftra/Northwell. 

For further information and to apply, please send your CV to Lan Ma:


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