Acupuncture Career Opportunities

Fort Collins, Colorado

Balanced Thistle offers acupuncture, Chinese herbal medicine, gua sha facials, and Yoni steaming. We are looking to hire an associate acupuncturist part time on an hourly basis. We’re looking for an individual with both acupuncture and herbal training with particular interest in treating mental wellness, women’s health, digestive issues, autoimmunity, and cosmetic concerns. We opened our clinic in May of 2019 and are growing rapidly. Community involvement and clean living (health and beauty) are essential values of our business and we’re looking for an individual with an outgoing personality who lives their life rooted in our core beliefs. If you’re interested please send a cover letter including your areas of interest, extra training/and experience, and a resume to Dr. Meghan at drmeghan[at]balancedthistle[dot]com No phone calls please.. 

posted 3/9/20

Evergreen, Colorado

Now Hiring for Doctor of Acupuncture in Evergreen, Colorado at Evergreen Medical Acupuncture. 

This position is for a Licensed Acupuncturist (NCCAOM certified) who is career-oriented but does not want the hassle of owning a business. We are looking for the right Acupuncturist to work directly under Dr. Christina Fick, and eventually, take over all service duties for her patients. Requirements include a Doctorate in Acupuncture (DAOM, DACM, FPD or another variant). A Master's Degree with the title "Doctor" from New Mexico or other states will not be accepted. A western medical pathology background and Injection certification are strongly suggested but not required directly for being hired.
Service duties include Medical Acupuncture, Electric-Stimulation, Fire Cupping, Guasha, Cold Laser, and Homeopathic Injections, free-hand needling, and incorporating Functional Medicine into the clinical practice. This job offers on-the-job training and one-on-one training with me for six months for the above listed which is unheard of in today's world! I'm looking for someone who can replace me in the clinic.
The right candidate will be detail-oriented, have excellent customer service skills, professionalism and the desire to never stop learning. Experience working in a high volume clinic or hospital is a plus, having the ability to clearly communicate with other Western Medical Doctors and providers. This candidate needs to be capable of taking 30-50 patients weekly eventually. All marketing and patients will be provided. This employment position will start with hourly pay with the opportunity for salary plus benefits.
Pay depends on experience - Contract includes six months of training in Medical Acupuncture & Functional Medicine. Once training is complete a pay raise is given. A contract of one year will be required in order to be eligible for a salary and benefits.
Please email DrChristinaFick[at]gmail[dot]com to submit your CV or Resume or submit an application through LinkedIn at:
Please do not call and inquire as we are busy during the day helping patients. Email inquiry is fine.

posted 3/2/20

Boonsboro, Maryland

Unique opportunity to own an amazing turn key practice in Maryland! 

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posted 2/24/20

Golden & Denver, Colorado

Busy community clinic with 2 locations (one on Washington Ave in downtown Golden and one on S. Broadway in Denver) is looking for an energetic and
enthusiastic acupunk for the Denver location. Starts out as PT but if the fit is right will become FT.
Licensed in Colorado with current malpractice insurance.
Educated in Chinese Herbs.
Strong commitment to the concepts of social equality and community acupuncture.
Be willing AND ABLE to treat patients quickly (5-6 an hour), while maintaining a high level of accuracy and attention to detail.
Flexibility and the ability to think on your feet.
Able to communicate clearly
Eager to work in a fast paced, busy clinic with a diverse patient population
Community Acupuncture training or experience are highly regarded, as are familiarity with distal acupuncture styles such as Dr.Tan/Tung/Miriam Lee.
Having worked as a server or other high paced service job would be considered if no experience in a Community Acupuncture setting.
Motivated to market and grow your patient base.
Willingness to do administrative and/or marketing tasks to maintain a team environment and help the clinic grow.
Reliably shows up on-time and ready to work.

Preferred experience:

Prior experience in a community acupuncture or other high-volume practice.
Herbal training.
Live in and/or be familiar with the communities near or in Denver.
 Position Benefits:• A huge amount of clinical experience in a relatively short time• Unlimited free acupuncture treatments for employees and one member of their family/community• Herbs at cost• Per shift wage plus per treatment commission (you will be an employee not an independent contractor)
New grads are encouraged to apply if Community Acupuncture is your passion!
Job Type: Part-time

Email meetingpointacu[at]gmail[dot]com

posted 2/19/20

Santa Fe, New Mexico Seeking an Intern

Mandala Medicine Asian Healing Arts is seeking candidates for a short-term paid internship. Duties include general reception, taking payments, scheduling, filing, verifying insurance benefits, filling herbal prescriptions and miscellaneous administrative tasks.  We are open from Mondays – Saturdays.  If interested, send inquiries to: employment[at]mandalamedicine[dot]com

posted 2/13/20

Lafayette, Colorado 

Position: Acupuncturist - Inner Ocean Center for Healing
Ready to join a well established and successful clinic that is dedicated to comprehensive patient care and education? Then continue reading!
A thriving practice in Old Town Lafayette, Colorado is interested in bringing in a new licensed acupuncturist that can support their vision and work closely with owner, Mindi K. Counts and her talented team.   
Mindi is a Five Element Acupuncturist with additional training in TCM and herbal medicine (both Eastern and Western herbs) and as such, the IOCH practice is quite integrative. Mindi also runs a nonprofit (Inner Ocean Empowerment Project 501(c)3) and travels for several weeks a year to host health clinics and teach programs in vulnerable communities (Nepal, Thai-Burma border, India, etc.).
Over the last couple of years, IOCH has steadily grown into a healing center with 4 amazing bodyworkers and 2 incredible acupuncturists and herbalists. We are looking for a 3rd acupuncturist to join our team. You will have the opportunity to learn from Mindi not only vital practice management skills, but also her integrative approach to patient care and what it takes to watch clients get better! This is a position with long-term potential.

Our associate will be invited to work between 12-40 hours/week. We will offer you front desk reception services, two treatment rooms, a waiting room, and herbal pharmacy during your shifts at the office so that you can overlap appointments and focus on doing what you do best: practice Chinese medicine!
Our clinic is currently open Monday-Friday, 10am to 7pm and occasionally on the weekends. Our new associate will be asked to be available for some Saturdays as well. We ask that you start with us at minimum 2, half-days each week on a consistent schedule and build up your hours from there.
Current OPEN Shifts (subject to change):
Mondays 9:00am-2:00pm Tuesdays 9:00am-2:00pm Wednesdays 2:00pm-7:00pm
Saturdays 9:00-2:00pm OR 2:00-7:00pm OR 9:00-5:00pm Sundays 9:00-2:00pm OR 2:00-7:00pm OR 9:00-5:00pm
The perfect candidate is passionate, out to make a difference in the world. They are also reliable, compassionate, and dedicated to giving patients the most comprehensive care possible. They enjoy connecting and building relationships with all types of people, are self-aware, self-motivated, an excellent communicator, and importantly: have a sense of humor. The candidate should also be open to addressing conflict, taking responsibility for themselves, and able to communicate openly and honestly.
Standard job duties include:
● Conducting detailed patient intake, including questioning, musculoskeletal assessments, channel palpation, etc.
● Provide high-quality treatments, including manual therapies (cupping, gua sha, moxa, etc.)
● Develop personalized treatment plans and communicate those plans effectively
● Coach patients in diet and lifestyle changes
● Record complete SOAP notes and execute potential requests from insurance providers
● Share expertise! Write a blog post each month about TCM/Five Element acupuncture topics. (IOCH team can help you come up with topics for this, if assistance is needed)
● Learn more! IOCH believes that education is key for employees and patients. The candidate must be dedicated to continuing education.
● Light office duties will be required. Logistics:
We currently have 1 full-time office manager who would support you with day to day patient care. Insurance billing is also handled separately. You will be expected to provide monthly metrics and necessary paperwork when billing insurance. We can guide you in all of this. Additionally, we have one amazing marketing and communications manager who will support you in uncovering your “specialty” in the practice and support you in marketing it to our community.
● IOCH office and patients do not discriminate based upon race, ethnicity, economic status, or religious beliefs.
● IOCH is a safe place for all body types, gender identities, and sexual orientations. The associate joining our team must uphold that all are welcome in our clinic. We have a zero tolerance policy for discrimination.

● Licensed in the state of Colorado
● Carry current malpractice insurance
● Masters or Doctorate in Chinese Medicine/Acupuncture (TCM and/or Five Elements)
Compensation and Benefits:
Associate will be hired as an employee of IOCH. You will receive both an hourly rate as well as commissions. This compensation structure will be based on your level of experience.
Please email a cover letter detailing your approach to patient care along with your resume using the subject line: IOCH LAc. Application
In the cover letter, please explain your current employment situation, salary history/current salary and hourly needs. Most importantly, we want to know why you feel you are an ideal candidate for the position. (No phone calls or walk-ins please).
Please visit:​ ​ ​and​ ​​ to see what Mindi and IOCH are up to!
Send to: ​hello[at]inneroceancenterforhealing[dot]com Resumes without a cover letter will not be considered.

posted 2/12/20

Northglenn, Colorado

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posted 1.30.20

Portland, Oregon 

posted 1/27/20


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Southwest Acupuncture College Career Opportunities

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Experienced Teachers and Strong Clinicians Needed

Southwest Acupuncture College is currently seeking instructors for the Fall 2018 semester. Is your specialty Chinese  Pharmacology, OBGYN, Tui-na, or Chinese Herbology? Would you like to be a clinic supervisor or maybe there is a specialty topic you are excited to instruct?

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