Addictions Medicine Physician Assistant Job with Cherokee Nation in Tahlequah, OK

Job ID: 1257375
Employer Job ID: 2024-27674

Physician Assistant in Behavioral Health MAT Clinic. We value work-life balance!

Tahlequah, OK 74464

Job Description

Be a part of the largest tribally owned and operated healthcare system in the United States.

Cherokee Nation Health Services (CNHS) is committed to providing the highest quality of care and the most advanced, effective treatments for our patients.   With almost 160 full-time providers and over 2,200 health services employees, CNHS is the gem of the region in continuity of care. Committed to improving patient access, Cherokee Nation has invested substantially in technology, building new facilities and expanding existing locations. Our hospital and nine health centers are full of talented staff that are dedicated to providing world-class patient care.     Our tribal funding removes financial barriers and allows our health professionals to better focus on individual patient treatment and needs.

Clinic is open Monday – Friday 7:00am-6:00pm

Work schedule: 4 10’s with either Monday or Friday off.

Scope of practice: Working with substance use population providing medication assisted treatment and primary care services, specifically working with opioid use disorder and alcohol use disorder.  Integrated approach utilized by providing holistic services to Tribal Citizens struggling with substance use disorder. 

Prefer experience working with substance use population but not required.

We value work-life balance, so as one of our talented and dedicated health care professionals, you will enjoy life outside of work!

We offer:           

  • Compensation & Benefits Package includes:   
    • Guaranteed Base Salary
    • Annual Performance Review Incentive 
    • Quarterly RVU Bonus Opportunity
    • CME with paid leave
    • Annual Leave (0-3 years: 4 weeks) (4-7 years: 5 weeks) (8+ years: 6 weeks)
    • Federal Tort Malpractice Coverage
    • Relocation (if applicable) up to $10,000


  • As a Cherokee Nation Employee you also receive:   
    • 12 Annual Paid Holidays & Sick Leave
    • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance
    • Group Term Life Insurance, Accidental Death & Dismemberment, Long Term Disability, Short Term Disability
    • Sick Leave accrued at 4 hours per two-week pay period
    • Paid Maternity & Adoption Leave
    • Generous 401 (K) Plan-7% Employer Match 
    • Eligible for DEA fee exemption
    • Eligible for OBNDD fee waiver
    • Eligible Site for HRSA & IHS loan repayment 

Please email your CV to Recruiter, Dianna Turtle.  We look forward to hearing back from you. 

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