Acupuncture and Integrative Natural Medicine Residency

Sophia Natural Health Center
Oct 10, 2016
Oct 26, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Description:

We are currently seeking a Medical Resident to join our Integrative Natural Medicine team! During this one year paid residency, you will learn from our founder how to be an effective doctor in Integrative Natural Medicine. We will teach you not only how to effectively apply the skills of Chinese medicine (acupuncture, tui na, cupping, gua sha, herbal and dietary therapy, etc) and functional medicine(supplementation, lab testing, thermography, hormone testing and other functional tests) but also how to effectively manage patient care, get consistent clinical success and eventually run one of our clinics. If you complete the residency successfully, we will help you to start and run one of our next clinics. This position will prepare you to become an effective doctor in our system making a doctors salary. If you truly want to help many people with natural medicine then this position may be for you. Our founder, Dr Kenneth Hoffman, DAOM, L.Ac has developed the system of INM over a period of 20 years through extensively evolving his clinical practice by combining the best resources of doctors and clinic building consultants into a system that works. He has treated tens of thousands of patients and not only developed million dollar clinics but also helped others to have the same practice successes. The most important quality you must have for this residency is the humility to learn our system and become part of it. Responsibilities:Perform acupuncture, tui na and other secondary therapies.Write treatment plans, prescribe herbal or supplement therapies and present to patientsAssess patient health through interviews and and physical examinationsCommunicate information to patients regarding diagnosis and treatment goalsMaintain patient medical recordsAttend promotional events, lectures and outside marketing events Qualifications:licensed acupuncturist, Naturopathic physician or other medical degree which allows acupuncture in the scope of practice.Humility and the desire to learn a new way of practicing and become part of our organization.Strong team attitude and supportAbility to build rapport with patientsStrong attention to detailStrong leadership qualities

Company Description:

Dr Ken Hoffman, DAOM, L.Ac is a Doctor of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine with offices in Brookfield and Marlborough Connecticut. After training with a Taiwanese medical master since 1991, Dr Ken also saw that the integration of ancient wisdom and modern science was a perfect blend of both worlds. He spent most of his training after formal schooling in functional medicines and science. He felt a strong purpose to evolve Integrative Chinese medicine as a way of restoring health to many people. His main center in Brookfield has become one of the most integrative medical practices in Connecticut. Dr Ken is the host the radio talk show ??The Natural Medicine Connection?? on 800am WLAD. He is also co-author of the book ??Essential Remedies for Women??s Health??.
Our mission is to help as many people as we can to regain optimal function and health so they can have happy fulfilling lives. We strive to produce Happy, Healthy Patients. This product allows us to stay focused on continued expansion of helping others.
We practice an integrative style of medicine that includes at its root, proper diagnosis of condition using a variety of methods including: classical Chinese medical evaluation using 5 pillars of exam (look, listen, asking and palpation), conventional testing such as, MRI, X-ray and laboratory testing. Our treatment methods include acupuncture, customized herbal and supplement therapy, moxibustion, dietary counseling, and exercise therapy to name a few. We create individual programs for every patient and by the synergistic use of prescribed therapies and proper administration we can bring our patient back to optimal health and function.
By combining the best of the ancient wisdom of Chinese healing with the modern science of medicine, in our integrative approach, we are able to achieve unparalleled outcomes in our patients who seek help with variety of chronic disorders.
With unparalleled clinical experience and expertise of our doctors as well as proper administration, application of customized therapies and adherence to in-depth patient care we have created this fine-tuned system that stands us apart from 99% of all alternative medicine practitioners.
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