Physician Openings

Pain Psychologist - North Dakota - Fargo

Position Posted:

1/1/0001

Department:

Pain Management

Location:

Sanford Pain Center - Fargo

Sanford Health is seeking a Clinical Health Psychologist specializing and/or experienced in Pain Management to join the Pain Clinic. 

Requirements:

  • Candidates must have completed an APA accredited internship, ND license eligible, and have training in Cognitive Behavior Therapy and/or Acceptance and Commitment Therapy 

Practice Details:

  • Join a multidisciplinary pain clinic staff including 3 physicians and 4 advanced practice providers
  • Build an integrated care delivery model to work alongside medical providers to help identify, assess, and assist in the management of adult patients experiencing chronic pain.
  • Evaluate patients being considered for treatment with implantable pain control device (e.g., spinal cord stimulator or intrathecal medication pump)
  • Provide psychological testing (e.g. MMPI-2), interpretation, and evaluation of patients
  • Develop and maintain a group psychotherapy program
  • Carry a caseload of individual psychotherapy patients
  • Participate in a multidisciplinary team to develop, execute, monitor, and adjust comprehensive and coordinated care plans that include shared goals with measurable outcomes.
  • No inpatient consults and no call.
  • Administrative time will be provided during the first two years to help create an integrated model of care.
  • 1 hour will be allotted for assessments and 45 minutes will be allotted for follow up visits.
  • Candidates must have completed an APA accredited internship, ND license eligible, and have training in Cognitive Behavior Therapy and/or Acceptance and Commitment Therapy 

Sanford Health offers Nationally Competitive two-year guarantee with an additional Physician Benefit package including, 401K, Health, Dental, Vision, Paid CME, Paid Time Away, Malpractice, Disability,  Relocation Allowance. 

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To learn more about this practice opportunity or to forward your CV for consideration contact: Patty Absey, Physician Recruiter