Job Description

Licensed Acupuncturist

StayWell Health Center, a federally qualified community health center, seeks a full-time CT Licensed Acupuncturist:

Some of the responsibilities of the CT Licensed Acupuncturist include:

  • Diagnose and treat musculoskeletal conditions of spinal column and extremities to prevent disease and correct abnormalities of the body.
  • Examine patient to determine nature and extend of disorder.
  • Perform diagnostic procedures including physical, neurologic and orthopedic examinations, laboratory tests other procedures.
  • Manipulate spinal column and other extremities to adjust, align or correct abnormalities caused by neurologic and kinetic articular dysfunction.
  • Utilize supplementary measures such as exercise, rest, water, light, heat and nutritional therapy.
  • Safeguard patient confidentiality and follows aseptic needle technique.
  • Travel to StayWell sites in Waterbury and Naugatuck is required.
  • Bilingual skills a plus (English / Spanish, English / Albanian)

License and Certification:

  • Certified Acupuncturist credentialed from the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM) required.
  • Licensed Acupuncturist credentialed from the CT Department of Public Health required.


  • Master’s Degree in Acupuncture required.


  • Three (3) years performing acupuncture required, five (5) years preferred.
  • Prior community health experience preferred.

Excellent Benefits:

  • Competitive salary
  • No-cost medical coverage
  • No-cost life insurance
  • 10 paid holidays annually
  • 20 PTO days annually
  • Public Service Loan Forgiveness
  • 401k
  • Optional supplemental coverage (short- and long- term disability)

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $75,000.00 per year

How to Apply

StayWell Health Center Waterbury