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Type: Career Opportunities

Acupuncturist

Employer/Practice: Comprehensive Spine & Sports Center
Address: 275 W. Laurel Dr. #C, Salinas CA 93906
Phone number: (408) 356-5292
Email Address: jkern@cssctr.com
Web Address: http://www.cssctr.com

Job/practice location

Salinas, CA

About the Employer

Hiring Company Description: For over a decade, CSSCtr has served Northern California as one of the community's leading providers of spine and sports medicine, physical medicine and medically directed physiotherapy. We have extensive experience treating all types of injuries and pain that can occur as a result of either chronic or acute injuries. Our care combines the unique talents of Medical Doctors, Nurse Practitioners, Physicians Assistants, Chiropractors, Acupuncturists and Medical Assistants. This team approach provides patients with an individualized and minimally invasive surgical program to treat their pain and injuries and restore their health.

Job Description

Job Requirements: Proven competence in all aspects of patient care including evaluation, intake, treatment, and documentation (EMR and report writing). Excellent communication, interpersonal, and motivational skills. Fluent English and working knowledge of Spanish preferred. Experienced alternative pain management provider in high volume, multidisciplinary office settings. Credentialed with most insurance companies including Workers Compensation MPN’s.   Under the direction and supervision of the Medical Director, utilizes acupuncture to stimulate certain points on or near the surface of the body by the insertion of needles to prevent or modify the perception of pain or to normalize physiological functions. May perform or prescribe the use of oriental massage, acupressure, breathing techniques, exercise or nutrition, including the incorporation of drugless substances and herbs as dietary supplements to promote health.

Qualifications

License of Acupunture

Short Description

• Provides medically necessary acupuncture, consults, assessments and treatments when requested/authorized by Physicians/Specialists. Provides an accurate diagnosis, supported by medical findings based on standardized examination and techniques generally accepted by the medical community. • This includes TCM (Traditional Chinese Medicine) and Western diagnostic techniques. Produces complete, accurate, uniform and replicable examinations. Provides quality treatment to cure or relieve the medical condition causing the patient's complaint. Documents all treatments and patient's response to acupuncture therapy on patient's chart. • When working in the Workers compensation system, states an opinion whether anatomic loss, functional loss and physical complaints of the patient are work-related, and writes a comprehensive medical report describing the degree of injury consistent with Workers Compensation terminology and requirements.

How to contact

Please email your resume to jkern@cssctr.com

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