Assistant, Physician or ARNP-Full Time
at Advanced Recovery Systems, LLC

Date Posted: 9/18/2019

Job Description

We are seeking an experienced PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT or ARNP to join our TEAM Full-Time!  




Serving all of the Pacific Northwest, The Recovery Village Ridgefield is a short drive from Portland and Vancouver, and offers a full spectrum of treatment, from acute detox through IOP. Throughout treatment, the healing power of the rolling hills, forests and rivers that surround The Recovery Village helps clients work through difficult emotions in a healthy and productive way.  




To learn more, visit our website!  

Works effectively with the facility leadership team to ensure success of the facility by completing the following:  


1. Provides excellent medical care with the ARS philosophy outlined by the Chief Medical Officer and Medical Director. This includes knowledge of medications, assessment for medication complications and detoxification protocols, and prescribing medications in general. 

 2. Demonstrates proficiency using the electronic health record with all required documentation. ensuring compliance with all company policies and procedures, state regulation, Joint Commission standards and Medical Needs Criteria. These records will be completed and authenticated in a timely manner per policy. This includes but is not limited to the following electronic record documents: a. Admission History and Physical Evaluation b. Medical Progress Notes c. Discharge Summary d. Peer to Peer Form e. Orders  

3. Understands ASAM criteria and Medical Needs Criteria provided and will document decision making accordingly.  

4. Understands the On-Call responsibilities: will provide contact and back-up numbers, being responsive and available when assigned on-call duties.

OTHER REQUIRED TASKS: 1. Implements plans for Performance Improvement as needed.  



Must hold active and unrestricted DEA privileges.   

Must hold, or be willing to obtain, XDEA (suboxone waiver) privileges.  


We offer great benefits including 401(k), generous paid time off plan, medical, dental, vision, and much more!  




The Recovery Village Ridgefield is part of Advanced Recovery Systems, a national integrated behavior healthcare management company dedicated to the treatment of addiction, substance abuse, eating disorders and mental health issues. The Company complies with state and federal nondiscrimination laws and policies that prohibit discrimination based on age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, or sex. It is unlawful to retaliate against individuals or groups based on the basis of their participation in a complaint of discrimination or on the basis of their opposition to discriminatory practices/EEO.  




We are proud to be a drug-free workplace.   




Job Snapshot

About Us

We put behavioral health front and center, providing assistance to people with substance abuse issues, addictions, eating disorders, and mental health concerns. Every facility in the Advanced Recovery Systems network strives to provide the highest quality of care, using evidence-based therapeutic models that really work.