Psychiatrist, Methadone Maintenance Program - NYC Suburbs

Long Island, New York
Oct 04, 2016
Position Type

The Behavioral Health Service Line at Northwell Health is seeking a Psychiatrist to join our Addiction Treatment Services Program at Zucker Hillside Hospital on Long Island. The ideal candidate will be Board Certified/Board Eligible in General Psychiatry and Addiction Psychiatry or Addiction Medicine. Highlights include:

  • Coordinate patients’ progress and treatment plans
  • Responsible for dispensing and administering Methadone and Suboxone in accordance with all applicable federal and state regulations

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 Addiction Treatment Services of The Zucker Hillside Hospital offer a wide range of treatment options from hospital-based detoxification to community-based outpatient clinics. As a member of the National Institute on Drug Abuse Clinical Trials Network, the health system sites are studying the latest innovations in addiction treatment. 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 commensurate with credentials and experience at our exciting new medical school, the Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine.

For further information and to apply, please contact: Office of Physician Recruitment, Northwell Health,


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