This is a benefits eligible opportunity, starting at 32 hours per week (growing to 40 hours per week as the practice grows).
The Naturopathic Doctor provides evidence informed and patient centered care to patients of the Northwestern Health Clinic Bloomington. The care provided is based on the utilization of the six guiding principles of Naturopathic Medicine, emphasizing the ability of the human body to heal or achieve balance naturally. The approach to care supporting the integrative model the clinic is progressing to.
Duties include, but are not limited to:
Provide evidence informed, patient centered care in accordance with the approved policies and procedures of the NWHSU clinic system.
Provide the highest quality care possible utilizing best practices and assist each patient to reach his or her goals while maintaining a strong clinician/patient relationship insuring patient satisfaction.
Monitors patient progress and ensures appropriate follow up care. Refer patient to internal or external healthcare professions as necessary and indicated by clinical findings.
Complete all necessary patient documentation in accordance with University Quality Documentation Standards and Paperwork Timeline Policy using University EHR.
Develop and maintain clinical expertise by staying current with best available scientific research and literature.
Implement ongoing practice building activities
Graduate from an accredited Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine program is required.
At least 1 year of active licensed clinical practice as related to naturopathic medicine.
BLS certification is required.
Must be registered in Naturopathic Medicine in the state of MN (or must have the ability to become registered in the state of MN).
Northwestern Health Sciences University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of any legally protected category including disability and protected veteran status.
About Northwestern Health Sciences University
Northwestern Health Sciences University is a progressive institution educating the next generation of health care professionals. Located in Bloomington, MN, the institution has been a fixture in the market since 1941.
The University has a clear mission and reputation of developing excellent academic and professional programs in what has been traditionally described as complementary and alternative medicine (CAM). Their deep history is rooted in their founding of The College of Chiropractic, established over 70 years ago which continues to provide more than 85% of the practicing Doctors of Chiropractic (DC) in the state of Minnesota.
While the institution’s history is rooted in the chiropractic profession, the University strives to position itself as an institution focused more broadly on health and wellness. As the demand for graduates in chiropractic, acupuncture, nutrition, traditional Chinese medicine and massage therapy continues to grow, NWHSU is uniquely positioned to offer training in a range of patient care options that are natural, evidence based, non-invasive and integrated with traditional medicine. Its more than 130 faculty members annually teach about 1,000 stu...dents across degree and certificate programs and 7,000 continuing education students. NWHSU has more than 7,500 graduates throughout the U.S. and in 21 countries. The University is a not-for-profit institution accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. Its 25-acre, non-residential campus in Bloomington, Minnesota is eight miles from MSP Airport and ten miles from downtown Minneapolis.