Acupuncture Career Opportunities

Des Moines- Iowa Acupuncturist needed. 

Location: Des Moines, Iowa
posted: 10/15/2017
Description: Provide professional acupuncture services through assessment, planning, intervention and evaluation of clients. Meet the needs of clients through communication, coordination, and documentation.

Essential Responsibilities:

•  Assess, treat, and evaluate clients of Des Moines Acupuncture Clinic within the scope of the Acupuncturists Practice Act for the State of Iowa.
•  Communicate effectively with client, family, physician, referral sources, team members, peers, support staff and management through written and verbal means.
•  Assist in creating a calm and healing environment for clients and staff.
•  Ensure compliance with applicable regulatory guidelines and requirements.
•  Provide exemplary customer service.
•  Maintains supplies and equipment in a clean, safe and functional condition.
•  Demonstrates computer literacy for communicating with patient and staff. Complies with NCCAOM and state of Iowa regulatory requirements and standards of care.
•  Performs the responsibilities of other’s, if needed, including marketing, clerical and reception duties, to maintain efficient departmental operations, as required.

Basic Qualifications:


•  Graduate of an accredited or approved school of Acupuncture or Traditional Chinese Medicine.
•  Licensed acupuncturist in the State of Iowa.
•  National board certification by NCCAOM as a Diplomate of Acupuncture.
•  National board certification by NCCAOM as a Diplomate of Herbology

Additional Requirements:

•  National Provider Identification (NPI) required.
•  Have no adverse reporting in the national practitioner databank.
•  Proficient observation, excellent assessment skills and ability to articulate findings.
•  Know how to clinically apply Tongue and Pulse Diagnosis.
•  Κnow how to clinically apply methods and styles such as, Dr. Tan and Master Tung.
•  Comfortable with public speaking, marketing on FB Live, and You Tube Videos.

.Preferred Qualifications:

•  Minimum of three (3) years of practice experience preferred.  New grads are welcome to apply.
•  Acupuncturist with functional medicine training or experience in an integrated clinic or healthcare setting preferred.

·Primary Location: 531 40th Street, Des Moines, Iowa 50312
Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40
Workdays: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
Working Hours Start: 9:00 AM
Working Hours End: 6:00 PM
Travel: Yes, 5 % of the time
Salary: $35,000-$65,000

How to Apply

Interested candidates should contact
• only through email - goodhealthdsm[at]gmail[dot]com and in the Subject: “Hire Me at DMAC!”
• a one page resume
• a recent color picture
• your social media links, including LinkedIn
• 3 professional references - including phone and email contact information

posted 10/17/17

San Diego, CA - Elevated Chiropractic has an Independent Contractor position available immediately in a multi-disciplinary clinic in Point Loma.  You would be working with two chiropractors, an acupuncturist and a massage therapist.  This is a great opportunity for a new graduate or someone looking to start their own practice. 

-Current license
-Malpractice insurance
-Professional work ethic
-Reliable transportation

You are required to be in-network with insurance companies including but not limited to American Specialty Health, Blue Shield, Anthem Blue Cross, United Healthcare, Aetna and Optum.  You will also be able to utilize the front office staff and biller.

In order to be considered, please email info[at]elevatedchiropractic[dot]com the following:
-A cover letter introducing yourself and explaining why you feel like you would be a good fit for our office
-Current CV
-Three references

Elevated Chiropractic
3555 Kenyon St.
Suite 100
San Diego, CA 92110
P: (858) 888-5775
F: (888) 557-2908

posted 10/11/17

Santa Fe, NM - 

​posted 10/11/17 

Englewood CO- Established Chiropractic Office has room for rent. 

Room For Rent in South Metro Denver in established chiropractic clinic: Looking for an independent acupuncturist/massage therapist business or other holistic or complementary alternative medical healers and practitioners. We are looking to partner with the practitioner and refer our patients directly to them.

- Great moral character: Integrity, kindness, compassion
- Ability to thrive in a team environment
- Holistic approach to healing
- Current CO State license in good standing (Diplomat preferred)
- Liability & Business Insurance required
- One month rent plus deposit
- Available 10/02/2017

Offering Features:
- Flat rate rent no percentages!
- Reception & Kids area
- Convenient and easily accessible location (I-25/County Line Rd)
- Free parking
- WiFi
- Direct Referrals
- Paid utilities (scheduling and cc processing not included)*
- Janitorial service

Room features:
- approx 100 sq ft 8Wx12L

Practitioner will need to provide equipment, furnishings, scheduling, credit card payments, book keeping etc. If the practitioner requests administrative functions be provided by landlord, rent rate will be adjusted and discussed. Contact: englewood[at]twwclinics[dot]com

posted 10/4/17

posted 10/4/17 

Santa Fe, NM - Mountain Spirit Integrative Medicine is actively seeking a well-qualified individual for the part- to full-time Independent Contractor position of: 

Qualified Candidate must be a NM Licensed Doctor of Oriental Medicine.
Preference is given to those DOMs who are dually trained currently and/or past licensed Registered Nurses, allopathic medical providers, and/or medical assistants.

Clinic Features:
Mountain Spirit is a dynamic team of 21 integrative healthcare professionals who provide quality Primary Care Medicine (Family Nurse Practitioners offering annual exams, prescriptions, sick visits, wellness coaching), Natural Medicine (Acupuncture/Oriental Medicine, Homeopathy, Herbal Medicines), Massage and Manual Therapy Modalities, Colon Hydrotherapy, Medical Spa Aesthetics (Botanical Facials, LED / Micro-Current Facial Sculpting, Cosmetic Acupuncture, Pharmaceutical Dermal Injections including Botox & Juvederm) and much more. 
Since opening our doors in 2005, we are proud to have served over 5 ,000 patients, and now routinely welcome more than 100 new patients to our practice each month. Our team of Practitioners provide care 7 days a week within 11 thoughtfully designed treatment rooms inside 2 beautiful clinics, featuring our new Downtown expansion. Our Practitioners enjoy comprehensive support from our Team of 8 Full-Time Staff, as well as plenty of convenient parking at each clinic location. Out team has the honor of being recognized among the Best Alternative Healing Practitioners (our founder Dr. Brandon Taylor), Best Alternative Healing Centers, and Best Acupuncturists, in the 2016 & 2017 Best of Santa Fe polls.
We have developed our exceptional success by providing effective medical treatments and warm friendly staff within beautiful environments while offering competitive pay for all members of our Team. 

The successful DOM (or DOM/Allopath) Candidate must:
* Provide quality and dynamic hour-long Acupuncture and Oriental Medical care independently. This requires offering a wide range of AOM services, including mastery of Acupuncture, Cupping, Moxibustion, TuiNa / handwork; effective and safe prescribing of patent herbal formulas; and at least one AOM microsystem. 
* Practice cooperatively with manual/massage therapists, often providing care the same day. Dialogue together with Primary Care Practitioners and other Allied Health Professionals, both within our team as well as when generating / receiving referrals from other local providers and facilities.
* Provide exceptional, detailed SOAP notation using our Electronic Health Records system. Quality of notation must consistently justify separately identifiable Evaluation & Management "Office Visits" for AOM patient visits, sufficient to meet the notation requirements of all major insurance companies and third party payors.
* Routinely make Patient Care available on a weekly basis, for at least 30 and up to 40 patient visits per week; at least 46 weeks annually.
* Be open to a flexible schedule inclusive of Evening and Weekend appointments.
* Clearly communicate treatment planning with patients, including visit frequency, herbal and nutritional supplementation, nutritional therapies, and lifestyle / wellness coaching.
* Enjoy working with the full diversity of our community and beyond

Candidates with the following skills are highly encouraged to apply:
* Successful experience working in a related medical profession and/or integrative clinical setting.
* Demonstrated experience serving a special population or healthcare need. For example: womens health; mens health; fertility promotion; natal care; trauma survivors; cosmetic/aesthetics; geriatrics; rehabilitation; etc.
* Bilingual fluency in Spanish is desired, but not required.

Please send a Resume and Letter of Interest via:
b) FAX: (505) 986-6005
c) In person or via mail to our address:
Mountain Spirit Integrative Medicine
303 Paseo de Peralta
Santa Fe, NM 87501

If you have additional Questions:
Please review information from our website, and Facebook page: &

posted 10/4/17 

Lone Tree, CO- Whole Health Center is looking for an acupuncturist to work Saturdays and Sundays, and serve as an acupuncture assistant during the week. This is a full-time position, which comes with great benefits: health insurance, paid holidays, paid vacation, retirement program, profit-sharing, and free acupuncture, chiropractic, and massage services. Full-time acupuncture position in the future. 

Acupuncture commission is 40%, assistant position $14 per hour.

posted 9.28.17

Albuquerque, NM-

posted 9/27/17

Boston, MA-


posted 9/14/17

Wheat Ridge, CO-

posted 9/14/17 

Coralville, IA - 

posted 9/11/17 

Omaha, NE - 

posted 9/11/17

Colorado - Practice Coverage for CO Licensed Acupuncturists Sep-Nov 2017

18 years experienced CO-Licensed and Insured DAOM candidate, NCCAOM certified in Acupuncture and Chinese Herbology, insured and CPR certified, available to cover practices 30-50 patients/week, percentage basis of acupuncture and herbs, ready to sign non-compete agreement.  Favored treatment styles can train before assignment, capable to run a herbal and nutritional pharmacy, and work together in solo or team setting.  3 weeks or
longer assignments preferred.  Have reliable truck for travel.

Email: coloradoacupracticecover[at]gmail[dot]com
text or call (505) 688-9214

posted 9/5/17

Denver, CO - Denver Community Acupuncture would like to expand their clinic hours,
are looking for an acupuncturist to work on Fridays from 2-6 and Sundays from 
9-2. They are a busy clinic and treat returning patients every 15 minutes. You 
would also have the opportunity to sell Chinese herbal formulas and
supplements from the apothecary and earn a commission on your sales. You must
be organized, compassionate, punctual, and focused. They provide you with reception
assistance and a room stocked with acupuncture supplies, so you are set up for success!

If you would like to know more about our clinic, please visit their website:

If you are interested in this position, please email your resume with
references to katebarryacupuncture[at]gmail[dot]com.

posted 9/1/17 

Englewood, CO -

posted 8/25/17

Englewood, CO

posted 8/11/17

Boulder, CO - Love Health in Boulder is looking for a new Office Manager

Duties and Expectations

We are looking for a very detail oriented person who loves projects and can manage a full array of daily and weekly duties. Some very important duties include:
● Scheduling patient appointments and business meetings
● Ordering blood work
● Emailing correspondence and phone call follow-up
● Inventory ordering and management
● Ordering patient supplements


Strong skill set in all of the following:

● Organization and attention to detail
● Customer service (in-person, phone and email interactions)
● Computer skills (mainly Excel, Google Docs, Active Campaign etc.)

Some knowledge of herbal formulas is encouraged, but not required

Benefits and Pay

● Position starts at $12/ hour with possibility of a raise as more experience is obtained
● Up to 15 hours a week with a very flexible schedule to work around your school and life
● Learn what it takes to run a successful acupuncture practice that specializes in difficult-to-treat cases
● Learn how to order blood work and read lab results
● Access to a full pharmacy of vitamins and supplements

All interested applicants should contact Ashleigh Taylor or Noel Love at loveacuclinic[at]gmail[dot]com to submit a resume or call (no texts please) 720-295-5690.  This position needs to be filled soon, so please don’t wait. 

posted 8/10/17

Evergreen, CODr. Christina Fick (DAOM) is seeking a licensed Acupuncturist to join her thriving clinic in Evergreen, Colorado.

The ideal candidate will possess:

- Acupuncture license (L.Ac.) from an accredited school. (Herbal degree not required MSAc)
- A positive customer service attitude, personable, and professional behavior.
- A willingness to learn Dr. Christina’s speciality in medical acupuncture; the candidate must be teachable and adaptable.
- Must be able to commute to Downtown Evergreen daily including reliable winter transportation.

Responsibilities Include:

- Learning and perfecting free hand needle technique.
- Perform advanced needle technique and the frequent use of adjunct modalities such as - cupping, moxibustion, electrical stimulation, guasha, tuina and bleeding.
- Proficiently treat many patients per hour - minimal diagnosis and intake, no charting required, taking payments, rescheduling and marketing also not required.
- Maintain professional relationships with customers.
- Help maintain a clean clinic
- Proficiently be able to communicate with Dr. Christina about patients and their treatments.

What we Offer:

Dr Christina Fick’s clinic is an integrative health clinic specializing in a variety of advanced therapies including medical acupuncture, injections, and functional medicine. We offer competitive pay, all supplies and patients provided, plus major potential for growth. This job can become a career for the right person. This position starts with a 90 day training period to see if the candidate is a good fit.

Please submit your resume to drchristinafick[at]gmail[dot]com if you are interested and qualified for this position.

posted 8/9/17

(Nob Hill) Albuquerque, NM - We are acupuncture, mental health, massage and psychiatry providers working in a long­ established Nob Hill Area center.  In September 2017 a suite will become available for lease; it is a double sized room, 14'x17', with two windows, bamboo floors and a closet.  The room is quiet and well-lit facing a garden courtyard.  We share the courtyard with a Buddhist monastery, and our other business neighbors are a yoga center and a senior citizen center.

The work environment is professional, relaxing and friendly and at this time I welcome applicants from mental health, physical therapy, acupuncture, nutrition, nurse practitioners, etc. I am a Dr Oriental Medicine (specializing in orthopedic acupuncture and primary care) refer often and freely, and like having diverse staff available for my patients.

Business is brisk here being a convenient 10 minutes from all of Albuquerque's big employers: UNM, Sandia National Labs, CNM, Kirtland AFB, Uptown, Downtown and Nob Hill!

If you have any questions or would like to discuss a lease please feel free to call me, Sincerely, and thank you for your time,

Dr. Alexcia Trujillo

505.265.6206 clinic /or my cell 505.385.5496 texts welcome

posted 8/21/17


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