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Join one of the Nations Leading Providers of Addiction Treatment



The Oaks at La Paloma in Memphis, Tennessee is recruiting a Medical Director to lead our provider team. Ideal candidates will have interest, experience and preference to work with patients with co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders.



At The Oaks, patients are treated for their co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders through clinical services, education, research and technical assistance following the Foundations Recovery Network model of treatment. Our motivational approach, incorporating 12-Step principles, has garnered advancement in recovery rates. Our residential program has the flexibility and focus to address whatever stage of recovery our patient is in even if the stage of mental health recovery does not match with the stage of addiction recovery. The use of motivational services based on the patients stage of readiness will promote engagement, retention and solid long-term recovery outcomes. This sets our program apart from other treatment options.



Position Highlights

Fulltime position offering salary, comprehensive medical benefits, malpractice coverage, sign on bonus, relocation if moving, and much more

The Medical Director position will combine administrative responsibilities as well as clinical care of patients. Administrative duties include: staff supervision and training; utilization management; program development; participation on the Executive Management Team; marketing, etc.

Patient care responsibilities include: admission evaluations; clinical management of patient detox process; follow-up care with patients in program areas; treatment team collaboration.

No Call.

Opportunity to work long term with patients in a high quality residential treatment program that promotes provider team collaboration and outstanding patient centered care for recovery.



The Oaks at La Paloma is located on a 10 acre campus complete with amenities and recreational opportunities for patients. It is the only treatment facility of its kind in Tennessee and one of few in the country. The Oaks is a subsidiary of Foundations Recovery Network a subsidiary of Universal Health Services (UHS).



Please Contact

Nichole Stewart

Physician Recruiter

UHS The Oaks at La Paloma
Universal Health Services is one of the largest healthcare management organizations in the nation. Our business strategy is founded on quality healthcare, at affordable cost, partnered with strong physician and community relationships. Consistent growth. Long-term relationships. Excellence. These are the winning attributes that distinguish UHS from the rest.