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Root Center For Advanced Recovery

The Root Center is a private, non-profit, behavioral healthcare organization providing mental health and substance use treatment, prevention, community health services, and research across the state of CT with 10 current sites. We are a financially strong organization that continues to grow as we expand our services to the community. We treat over 5,500 patients daily within our clinics. Accredited by CARF for its high standards of care, the Root Center seeks out passionate and talented individuals to join its staff and are searching for a Physician to join our team.

The role and how you make an impact

This newly approved position provides an opportunity for the right candidate to provide treatment and make a difference in the lives of the individuals we serve.

Our Purpose-We create relationships that empower patients with the courage and ability to change. This means being there from the start and providing guidance and support throughout the entire recovery journey. Our purpose is to create relationships that empower the courage and ability to change.

What guides us?

Our Values. We work by the following principles and values:

  • Honor the power in everyone
  • Renew ourselves to share our strength
  • Embrace new perspectives
  • Progress is our destination

What we offer

Compensation and benefits, more than just a job. As an organization, we are committed to supporting people as they continue to grow, develop and advance. Root Center for Advanced Recovery is serious about our purpose of empowering courage in patients. But that kind of commitment to the cause means that we must hire and retain top talent, which is why the Root Center offers generous compensation for all employees and benefit packages for those who work a minimum of 20 hours per week.

We believe in caring for the whole individual, so our compensation package not only monetarily rewards performance but also helps to ensure health and wellness for our staff.

For your career and professional growth

  • Root Center has approved sites for the following NHSC Loan Repayment Programs: The Loan Repayment Program, Students to Service Loan Repayment Program, Rural Community Loan Repayment Program and Substance Use Disorder Workforce Loan Repayment Program.
  • Up to $2,000 provided annually for tuition, license reimbursement, certifications, related educational actives or professional affiliations.
  • Up to three paid training days for educational purposes or conferences.

For your health

  • Health Insurance & Dental Insurance- with flexible employee contribution options depending upon chosen plan.
  • Voluntary Vision Insurance
  • Short-Term Disability – 100% paid by Root Center for Advanced Recovery

For your life balance-to renew ourselves to share our strength.

  • 35 hour work week, Monday – Friday
  • Four weeks of PTO
  • Twelve paid holidays
  • Three paid training days
  • Winter and summer company celebrations
  • Casual dress down Fridays
  • Peer recognition program
  • Company sponsored wellness events.
  • Free on-site gym in the Manchester location
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) – access to free visits to therapists and lawyers, guidance on financial matters, elder and childcare, and more

For your financial security: present and future

  • Annual bonus eligible based on agency performance
  • Life Insurance and AD&D – 100% paid by Root Center for Advanced Recovery
  • 403(b) Retirement Plan with a 5% employer match after 6 months of employment and an additional 5% employer contribution after 1 year of employment.
  • FSA (flexible spending account) plan.

Position Summary

This is an on-site position in Hartford, CT; occasional travel to other sites may be necessary.

· Completes the initial and annual medical examinations

· Provides direct clinical services to patients, including on-going medical evaluation, assessment and treatment.

· Participates in case conferences/consultations, as required.

· Works closely with supervisors and other members of the team in order to assess overall progress of patients.

· Maintains documentation in compliance with agency and program standards.


Must be currently licensed to practice medicine in the State of Connecticut; specialty training and certification in internal medicine or psychiatry is preferred. Also desirable is some background, association or experience with problems of addiction and/ or community medicine; a sensitivity to, and understanding of, the general life style, emotional and behavioral patterns often associated with narcotics addiction.

COVID-19 Vaccine Requirement

The health and safety of our employees, their families and our patients is a top priority. The organization requires a COVID-19 vaccination or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation.

EEO Statement:

Root Center is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. Root considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, an individual’s sex, race, color, religion, age, disability, status as a veteran, or national or ethnic origin; nor does Root Center discriminate on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity or expression.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $165,000.00 – $209,000.00 per year


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance

Medical specialties:

  • Internal Medicine
  • Psychiatry


  • Monday to Friday


  • Medical License (Required)

Work Location: One location

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