This is an exiting opportunity to provide Addiction and Psychiatric support to clients who are dually diagnosed, suffering from addiction disorders, and/or mental illness across 3 Bay Area counties. HealthRIGHT 360 offers services to clients in a variety of settings including Crisis stabilization, Residential and Outpatient treatment programs, and medical clinics. Clients served include those who lack housing, are members of the API community, or are members of the Latinx community. The Addiction Psychiatry Director provides leadership and oversight over these myriad programs.
The Director of Addiction Medicine SM/SC/Alameda is an Addiction Psychiatrist who is primarily responsible for the provision and support of the treatment of mental illness and substance-related and addictive disorders at HealthRIGHT 360 in SM/SC/Alameda County. This is accomplished through an understanding and promotion of mental health and substance-related and addictive disorders team-based care, monitoring of the certification and clinical skills of providers, participation in the performance improvement process, assisting in the development of policies and procedures used to ensure quality patient care, and supporting primary care providers in the treatment of mental illness and substance-related and addictive disorders. The Director of Addiction Medicine SM/SC/Alameda County will act as a liaison between behavioral health services and medical/primary care services, as well as provide education and support for all therapists, drug counselors, and health and wellness coordinators in the outpatient and residential behavioral health programs. The Director of Addiction Medicine SM/SC/Alameda County will provide oversight of Medically Assisted Treatment to those enrolled in the behavioral health residential facilities, outpatient programs following Incidental Medical Services regulations set forth by the Department of Healthcare Services in SM/SC/Alameda County. May be required to work nights and weekends. Participates in afterhours call rotation.