Physician Opportunities Physician Opportunity: Addiction Medicine Physician Job Description CoxHealth is seeking a BC/BE Addiction Medicine physician for an opportunity in Springfield, Missouri and Branson, Missouri.Position highlights:Join the CoxHealth Center for Addictions, a member of the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation Patient Care NetworkThis well-established program has served the southwest Missouri community since 1984 in our Springfield location, and has recently expanded to include a second location in Branson.Flexible weekday schedule with minimal evening/weekend callPhysicians in the group share in coverage for inpatient consults. No inpatient admissions required.Support from an experienced multi-disciplinary team including a medical director, licensed psychologist, therapists and a Nurse PractitionerClinic duties include supervision of patients in the outpatient treatment program, medication management and participation in group education sessionsAbility to acquire SAMHSA waiver for prescribing buprenorphine to patients with opioid dependence is required.Benefits include:Competitive compensation and benefits packageSing-on bonus and relocation allowanceProfessional liability Insurance, occurrence-based coverageCME allowance Categories Addiction Medicine Why CoxHealth?Our health system includes six hospitals with over 80 clinics and 200 primary care physicians serving 24 counties. Ferrell-Duncan Clinic, our multispecialty clinic physician group, offers 23 specialties. CoxHealth is Missouri’s first hospital system accredited by DNV Healthcare for quality and patient safety. All six hospitals, as well as our outpatient centers and provider-based clinics, hold this national distinction from DNV’s accreditation program, the National Integrated Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations. We are the only local health system named six times to U.S. News & World Report’s Best Regional Hospitals list, and we are recognized by CareChex as among the Top 10 percent of U.S. hospitals for medical excellence and patient safety in overall medical care.Working at CoxHealth Why the Springfield Area? Springfield Missouri is a vibrant and energetic area that serves as a hub for health care, entertainment and shopping for southwest Missouri. It's the third-largest city in Missouri, with a metro population of more than 450,000. Springfield is consistently rated as one of the "Top Quality of Life Communities in the Nation" by Money Magazine. It offers outdoor activities, live music, theaters, major sports teams and an established academic community. Enjoy a low cost of living, convenient airport access and top-rated schools. Why Branson?The Tri-Lakes area and Branson offer the best of everything – entertainment, a close-knit community and incomparable outdoor recreation. Located about 45 minutes south of Springfield in southwest Missouri, Branson is within easy driving distance of major metropolitan areas, and the Branson Airport offers convenient flights to hubs across the United States. The economy is based on tourism, health care, retail and education. Visitors to Branson’s world-class entertainment venues number 8 million per year. It provides an excellent living environment with more than 10 golf courses, five area lakes, affordable housing and land options, top-rated schools and outdoor activities. The community is blessed with a low cost of living, low crime rate and great private and public schools. With theme parks, more than 100 live shows, more than 240 restaurants and major shopping centers, there’s never a shortage of things to do. And if you love the outdoors, you’re close to three beautiful lakes known for recreation and fishing, as well as streams, rivers and woodlands full of wildlife.