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Physician Assistants

We are happy to offer practice opportunities for Physician Assistants. Please contact us for details.

 

NOTE: because of the dynamic nature of this industry, openings come and go all the time. We may have jobs that are not yet posted, and some posted positions may already be filled. Contact us today for the latest information in your job specialty!


Call 207-891-9003, or email Cal Weaver, CPC, our Director of Recruitment, at Cal@AcadiaPR.com.

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Maine:

Brownville: We are looking for a confident Pediatric Physician Assistant to join a very well-established and secure rural health center (FQHC) in its fourth decade of successful operation. Enjoy a rewarding outpatient-only practice caring for children of all ages – many of whom are uninsured or underinsured. This full time position offers a terrific weekday schedule - 8-5, M-F – with no nights, weekends or holidays! Join a practice where healthcare providers are appreciated! Work in a modern facility with state-of-the-art technology, electronic medical records, and excellent support – all so you can focus on delivering the best possible patient care! You will earn a very competitive salary plus benefits including federal liability insurance, paid relocation to beautiful Maine, fully paid health and dental insurance, disability and life insurance, and participation in a retirement plan with employer contributions. Take a week of paid leave plus a budget for your CME expenses, along with three weeks of paid vacation time (four weeks in year two!) and 10 paid holidays! You will also be eligible for tax-free NHSC loan repayment! Brownville is a rural town one hour north of Bangor, Maine’s third largest city. This family-friendly community offers affordable housing, with acreage readily available for those who dream of a country lifestyle. Waterfront living is plentiful as well, with homes on many nearby lakes, rivers and streams. This picturesque region offers innumerable recreational opportunities - with boating, snowmobiling, golf, camping, hiking and climbing, hunting and fishing – and many more ways to enjoy Maine's acclaimed four-season environment. Nearby Bangor is home to over 100,000 people, and offers an international airport, shopping malls and theatres, dozens of chain and independent restaurants, a wonderful children’s museum, a symphony orchestra, a casino/hotel, summer concerts and music festivals on the riverfront, and much more. North of Bangor is the city of Orono, primary campus of the University of Maine, and home to over 10,000 full time students, hosting an abundance of cultural and collegiate sporting events, including NCAA Division I football, soccer, basketball, baseball and hockey. Bangor is an hour from Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park, voted “America’s Favorite Place,” where 50,000 scenic acres of beautiful mountains, trails and coastline attract 3 million visitors annually! Contact us today to learn more about this excellent new opportunity!


Dover-Foxcroft: We invite an experienced Physician Assistant to join an outpatient primary care practice managed by a respected critical access hospital 45 minutes NW of Bangor, Maine’s third largest city. This practice that has been serving patients of all ages for more than thirty years – with an emphasis on pediatrics. You will enjoy an interesting, broad-scope practice joining five other practitioners, and seeing patients 32 hours/week, spending another 8 hours of administrative time managing your correspondence, signing off on reports, and finishing your patient notes. Light phone-only call (weekends/daytime only) is shared on a 1:6 weekends – and is optional – with additional pay provided if you choose to join the call group. Become part of this popular team and have a real impact on the healthcare of local residents! You will earn an excellent income with a highly competitive salary and hospital benefits include paid relocation to beautiful Maine, paid liability insurance, health, dental and life insurance, plenty of paid vacation time, paid time off with a budget for your CME, and participation in a retirement plan too. Generous multi-year assistance with your medical education debt is also available, if applicable! Dover-Foxcroft is a picturesque, mid-Maine community just 36 miles from Bangor International Airport. Come to the largest town in the Maine Highlands: a colorful, all-sports community drawing recreational tourists in every season for camping and hiking, fishing and hunting, kayaking and white-water rafting, and winter sports too, including snowmobiling, snowshoeing, downhill and cross-country skiing, and ice skating. As a local, you will enjoy the access to activities plus the scenery every day! Settle in a friendly and welcoming neighborhood in town, or on your own affordable acreage. This is the home of Foxcroft Academy, a nationally ranked prep and boarding school that enrolls students from around the globe and offers an International Baccalaureate degree program. Nearby Bangor is home to over 100,000 people and offers a wealth of amenities including shopping malls and restaurants, a symphony orchestra, a respected children’s museum, several colleges, summertime festivals and concerts on the riverfront, a casino/hotel, and much more! Contact us today to learn more about this exciting new opportunity!


Houlton: We invite a confident Physician Assistant to join a busy, established outpatient Internal Medicine practice run by an award-winning 25-bed critical access hospital serving 18,000 residents of Aroostook County, in northeastern Maine. Enjoy an EXCELLENT SCHEDULE with no nights, no weekends, no holidays, and no after-hours call! You will work Monday through Thursday, plus one Friday per month. Provider volume is very reasonable, averaging just 16 patient visits per day. You will be impressed by this well-equipped practice where everything possible is done to support you, so you can focus on providing excellent patient care. Join one of America’s Top Rural Hospitals, designated by the Leapfrog Group for exemplary performance across a variety of safety and quality measures. Practice in a community where patients respect and appreciate their healthcare providers! You will be employed by the hospital, and earn an excellent salary plus benefits including paid relocation, paid liability insurance, excellent health insurance, plenty of paid time off, a budget for your CME, and more! Assistance with student loan debt is also available. Houlton sits on Maine’s eastern border with New Brunswick, Canada. The slow-paced town of Houlton appeals to many families seeking a friendly community and a wholesome lifestyle. Homes are affordable here – with acreage available too, if you’d like to enjoy more space: Imagine a big home on over 100 acres for under $250K! Northern Maine offers a delightful range of outdoor recreation including camping, hiking, canoeing and fishing in warm seasons, and wintertime activities ranging from snowmobiling and ice fishing to cross country skiing and even dog sledding. Houlton is the seat of Aroostook County, the largest county east of the Mississippi. This is a region of farms and forests and rolling hills plus many lakes and streams, with a number of organic farms thriving here. Many Houlton residents enjoy visiting the city of Fredericton, New Brunswick – the provincial capital, with over 100,000 people – less than two hours to the east. Houlton is an hour south of Presque Isle, Maine (with a small regional airport offering daily flights to Boston), and two hours north of Bangor, Maine’s third largest city with an international airport, shopping malls, dozens of restaurants and stores, riverfront concerts and festivals, and many more “big city” amenities. Contact us today for more information!


Millinocket: We are actively recruiting a Physician Assistant to join a very well established and financially secure rural health center (FQHC), now in its fourth decade of successful operation. This is a rewarding outpatient-only family practice caring for patients of all ages – many of whom are uninsured or underinsured. This is a new expansion position to help better meet the needs of patients. Come to an area where healthcare providers are appreciated! You will enjoy practicing in a modern facility with state of the art technology, electronic medical records, and excellent team-oriented support to provide the best possible patient care. This is a full time position with a convenient weekday schedule, with no nights, weekends or holidays! In addition, this practice provides a wonderful 1:1 provider to nurse ratio! You will earn a competitive compensation package that includes a base salary plus great benefits including federal liability insurance, 100% paid employee health and dental insurance, disability and life insurance, 10 paid holidays PLUS 3 weeks of additional paid vacation time (4 weeks in year two!), paid time off plus a budget for CME, participation in a retirement plan with employer contributions, and more! You will also be eligible to apply for tax-free NHSC loan repayment. Millinocket is a picturesque community near popular Baxter State Park, a 200,000 acre preserve that is home to Mt. Katahdin, Maine's tallest peak. This is a true sporting region, with many lakes and streams, and countless recreational opportunities - snowmobiling, camping, hiking, biking, boating, fishing and hunting – plus many more ways to enjoy Maine's acclaimed four season environment. It’s a nature photographer’s dream! Take advantage of very affordable real estate, and get some acreage if you like - or maybe a waterfront home! Millinocket is 75 minutes north of Bangor, Maine's third largest city, with riverfront festivals, an international airport, shopping malls, all kinds of dining, a terrific children’s museum, a casino, theaters, and more. Please contact us today to learn more about this new opportunity!

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Porter: We invite a confident Physician Assistant to join an established community-focused rural health center (FQHC) serving 22,000 people in and around this western Maine town. We welcome providers certified to treat adults only or all ages – and National Health Service Corps candidates are also valued in this underserved area. Enjoy a rewarding outpatient-only practice providing care to people of all ages – many of whom are uninsured or underinsured – in this location on the New Hampshire border just an hour from Portland. This is a busy, multidisciplinary practice providing primary care, dental care, mental health services, nutrition, eye care, podiatry, family planning and more, all in one location – with radiology and lab services onsite. Providers here are well-respected and make a difference to local people by breaking down barriers and providing quality care to a population with evolving healthcare needs. You will be part of a care team that includes a physician, a medical assistant, an RN, and a call center and patient support representative in this Integrated Primary Care / Patient Centered Medical Home model. You will have a convenient schedule working 4 days/week, 10-hour days, with no nights, weekends, no holidays! Very light phone-only call, shared about 1:8, goes through an RN triage service first – so you will only see a handful of calls each month. Practice in a modern facility with a dedicated staff and state-of-the-art technology with electronic medical records so you can focus on delivering the best possible patient care. You will earn a competitive salary plus benefits including federal liability insurance, health and dental insurance, life and disability insurance, a generous amount of paid leave, more paid time off plus a budget for your CME expenses, and participation in a retirement plan. You will also be eligible for tax-free NHSC loan repayment! Scenic Maine proudly earns the nickname “Vacationland” – a pristine, rejuvenating playground where millions of visitors from around the world choose to spend their leisure time. You can make your home here and experience a fantastic four-season environment with virtually limitless outdoor activities on land and water. Enjoy the many parks, beaches and mountains steeped in history. Porter is a town of 1500 in the foothills of the White Mountains that has its historic roots in farming. This region offers a high quality of life, and a low cost of living. Marked by lakes and streams, forests and antique farms, homes are affordable, acreage is available, and in-town living is convenient. Enjoy convenient proximity to New England’s best downhill skiing and snowboarding, along with interesting local hiking, cross-country skiing, and your choice of golf courses. Neighboring New Hampshire offers sales-tax-free shopping. Porter is just an hour from Portland – a city frequently cited as one of America's top cities to live, work and visit. With quality schools, a wealth of seafood and ethnic restaurants, three semi-pro sports teams, the lively Old Port district, and the International Jetport, Portland is named by Parenting Magazine as one of the best cities for families. Porter is a little over two hours from Boston. Contact us today to learn more about this excellent new opportunity!


Portland Area: See our position in Porter, Maine (above) - just one hour from Portland!


Portland: We invite an experienced Critical Care/Acute Care Physician Assistant to join the thriving Cardiothoracic Surgery division of Maine’s largest hospital. An ideal candidate will have at least three years of critical care experience, and an interest in cardiology and/or surgery. Become part of a successful comprehensive Cardiac Surgery program that manages 1200+ cases annually! You will join a big team (6 Cardiac Surgeons & 18 NP/PAs) and provide inpatient care for post-op cardiac surgery patients in an adult ICU setting, and occasionally in a step-down/intermediate care unit. APPs here work closely with the Surgeons and the Cardiovascular Critical Care Intensivists, getting a high level of autonomy as they provide the highest quality of care. The goal will be for you to attain full privileges to perform bedside procedures independently! You will work a schedule of three 12-hour shifts/week in the Cardiothoracic ICU (days and nights) or four 10-hour shifts when it’s your turn to cover the Intermediate Care Unit. This surgical program is at the forefront of minimally invasive valve platforms (such as TAVR and advanced heart failure treatments, including ECMO and VADs). Enjoy a great scope of practice in an exciting environment within this award-winning 600+ bed academic medical center (affiliated with Tufts School of Medicine in Boston). You will be impressed with the talented and caring staff, comprehensive facilities, and fully integrated EMR system. You will earn a highly competitive salary along with full hospital benefits that include paid relocation to Maine, health/dental/vision insurance, pet insurance, plenty of paid time off for vacations, more paid leave plus a budget for your CME, participation in a retirement plan, and more! Details will be shared with qualified candidates. Portland is the largest city in Maine, with an expansive metro area that half a million people call home. As one of the most desirable destinations in New England, this harbor town has a thriving social scene centered around the popular Old Port – a bustling district of shops, clubs and eateries. With literally hundreds of restaurants, Portland is a renown “foodie” city, winning multiple awards for quality and the diversity of offerings. Enjoy scenic harborside dining, numerous galleries and museums, live theater, an acclaimed symphony, and much more. The International Jetport is a convenient resource hosting multiple airlines. Portland is home to semipro farm teams (baseball, basketball and hockey), the state’s largest shopping mall, and regular ferry service to several picturesque islands in Casco Bay. Portland lands on many Top 10 lists including “Best Cities for Hipsters,” “Most Educated City in America,” “Top City for Empty Nesters,” and “Coolest Small Cities in America.” Locals are proud to be the #3 “Best City for Families” (Parenting Magazine) and #1 “America’s Most Livable Cities” (Forbes). Maine’s most popular sandy beaches are just minutes from the city and are perfect for everything from playing in the surf to relaxing with a book amid the call of the gulls. Local recreation includes golf, hiking, fishing, biking and horseback riding, along with a wide variety of boating – from kayaking to sailing. Wintertime sports include cross-country skiing, ice fishing, snowshoeing and snowmobiling – plus excellent downhill skiing and snowboarding just a short drive away. Portland offers cultural diversity and an incredible quality of life. It’s a safe place to raise children, with nationally-recognized schools, and attractive housing in city, suburban or rural settings. Portland is two hours from Boston – convenient by freeway, or on the popular “Down-Easter” train! Explore this gem on the coast and see what Portland can offer you and your family! Contact us today to learn more about this exciting new opportunity!



Massachusetts:

Martha’s Vineyard: We have an excellent new opportunity for a skilled Physician Assistant to provide outpatient primary care on this beautiful island south of Cape Cod. The island’s respected 25-bed medical/surgical hospital is ready to expand a team of several providers in a growing practice. This is a full time position (40 hours/week) offering a convenient daytime schedule. Become part of a highly regarded organization that prioritizes quality of care and patient satisfaction, supported by a superb clinical team and administrative leadership. You will earn a highly competitive salary, based on experience, plus benefits including relocation assistance, paid liability insurance, full health/dental/vision insurance, disability and life insurance, participation in a range of retirement plans, and a generous time off policy too (paid vacation time, sick leave and paid holidays)! An iconic, affluent resort destination, Martha’s Vineyard is home for more than 15,000 year-round residents living in six quaint towns. These are picturesque villages, with classic Main Streets and storybook downtowns featuring stately New England-style homes and interesting shops, sometimes on brick and cobblestone streets. Scenic harbors bob with fishing vessels, sailboats and mini yachts, and all types of crafts are tied up in the many little marinas. In warm weather, the island’s population swells to over 100,000. Summer visitors often rent motorized bikes to zip around in an atmosphere that resembles Boston, but without the high-rise buildings! Famous as the location where Jaws was filmed, Martha’s Vineyard comprises 100 square miles – making it the third largest island off the east coast. Located 7 miles south of Cape Cod, The Vineyard is easy to reach via ferry from several Massachusetts ports – plus longer distance ferries departing from Rhode Island and even Manhattan, during summer weekends. The island’s airport offers flights throughout the year with regular service to Boston, Providence and elsewhere – while seasonal flights connect residents and visitors to New York, Philadelphia and DC. A smaller air strip with grass runways is favored by private pilots. Recreation here naturally centers on boating, with sailing extremely popular. Martha’s Vineyard also features many beautiful beaches, helping this peaceful island appeal to artists and celebrities for generations. Unique cuisine ranges from local seafood to international fare, offered in each town on the island. Local shopping will accommodate virtually every need, while eclectic local shops offering fashion, original art and antiques. Enjoy the best of coastal living with excellent schools in your choice of safe, family-friendly communities. Contact us today to learn more about this unique new opportunity!


Springfield area: We invite an experienced PA to join an important healthcare team providing in-home healthcare visits, consultations and treatment. This is a traveling role that will take you around western Massachusetts – a territory that includes Worcester County, and extends south to the CT border, and west to the edge of the Berkshires. Your important role is to provide occasional, short-term primary care and case management visits with people who are on Medicaid or/or Medicaid -seniors, and persons of varying ages with disabilities, with an emphasis on geriatrics. Some Spanish language skills are necessary – candidates who are fluent will receive priority attention! Patient visits are triggered by an acute event, or a significant change in their condition, which necessitates a follow up with a skilled Advanced Practice Provider. As part of a Rapid Response Team, you may encounter urgent care and/or behavioral health issues. Your visit is intended to prevent the need for the patient to have an ER visit or hospitalization. Some visits are post-discharge follow ups. You will take detailed histories, perform physical exams, order appropriate studies and tests, make a definitive diagnosis, develop a treatment plan, and perform any required follow up. Timely, thorough documentation is a key component of this role. You will report to a clinical Medical Director. You will have a full time weekday schedule (M-F, 8:30-5) and will share a weekend rotation about 8 times/year (when your week will include two weekdays plus Sat & Sun). You will earn a highly competitive salary based on your experience, plus benefits including paid liability insurance, health, dental, vision and life insurance, plenty of paid time off for vacations plus time and support for your CME, participation in a retirement plan, and more! Details will be shared with qualified practitioners. Scenic western Massachusetts is a diverse area with industrial cities, historic towns, respected universities, antique shops, winding rivers, and fresh air. This fertile region is marked by lush farms, wineries and beautiful valleys, forests and rolling hills, and friendly residents of varying backgrounds. A prime retirement destination, you will meet interesting people of varying backgrounds, and every generation. Four beautiful seasons of easily accessible recreational activities invite biking and hiking, fishing, kayaking and rafting, and much more. The fall foliage is spectacular, the apple cider too, and winter sports enthusiasts love the cross-country skiing, and the many trails for snowmobiling and snowshoeing, with downhill skiing nearby too. Enjoy fun summer festivals, a jazzy music scene, and easy proximity to bigger cities like Hartford CT, with an international airport, and Albany NY to the west, plus Boston two hours to the east. Contact us today to learn more about this interesting new opportunity!



New Hampshire:

Claremont: A skilled Physician Assistant is invited to join the superb medical staff of an award winning 25-bed critical access hospital serving 40,000 residents in beautiful western New Hampshire and eastern Vermont. Confident new graduates with strong nursing experience are encouraged to apply. You will join an experienced family physician in a busy outpatient-only primary practice that sees patients of all ages. This practice is supported by a great clinical and administrative team that provides exceptional service to practitioners and patients alike. Enjoy a convenient schedule of four days/week, and practice in a comfortable, modern setting right on the hospital campus with advanced resources and an excellent EMR system. You will be employed by the hospital and earn a very competitive salary plus a range of benefits including relocation assistance, paid liability insurance, health insurance, paid leave for your CME with an expense budget, additional paid time off for holidays and vacations – and student loan assistance may be available, too. Claremont is a historic city in western New Hampshire, right beside the border with Vermont. Enjoy a picturesque downtown featuring wonderful period architecture plus a classic town green with a historic bandstand used by the Claremont American Band, a community collaboration with roots reaching back into the 1800s. This proud community hosts popular annual festivals every autumn and winter. A scenic river winds through town to meet the Connecticut River, forming New Hampshire’s western border. These waterways, along with picturesque hills, provide an enjoyable range of recreational activities from hiking and horseback riding to mountain biking, camping, fishing and hunting, along with kayaking and snowmobiling – something for every season! Local skiing and snow tubing provide more winter fun, with bigger hills and ski resorts in easy reach. Homes are affordable here, and neighborhoods are friendly and welcoming! Claremont is just half an hour from Lebanon and Hanover, home of Dartmouth College – an Ivy League college founded before the American Revolution! The climate here is so positive and comfortable that Dartmouth is listed as a top ranked college for Quality of Life and Happy Students. All their cultural and academic amenities, along with varied shopping and dining options, are in easy reach. Claremont is 75 minutes from Manchester (the largest city in NH), 2 hours from the beaches, and 2 ½ hours from Boston. There is no income or sales tax in New Hampshire! Contact us today to learn more about this hot new opportunity!


Nashua: We seek an enthusiastic PA to join an expanding Dermatology practice in desirable southern New Hampshire, just an hour from Boston. Our client is a thriving private practice offering services in plastic surgery and dermatology, and led by a “Top Doctor” (elected by his peers, as published in New Hampshire Magazine). The incoming practitioner will enjoy a flexible schedule, and can choose to work full or part time during convenient weekday office hours. Ideal candidates will be ready to practice with a modest amount of supervision. This market needs more capacity, so those with solid skills in medical dermatology will receive priority attention! Beyond that, you may tailor your practice into any direction you wish, with full support from the practice. Join this outpatient-only operation and enjoy practicing in a modern, fully equipped and recently-expanded office suite in a very accessible location! The selected practitioner will earn a very competitive base salary plus incentive bonuses based on your productivity! Additional benefits include paid relocation, paid time off, a budget for your CME, and more. Details will be shared with qualified candidates. Come to New Hampshire, and enjoy living in a state with no sales tax and no income tax! This region is home to several colleges and pleasant shopping malls, and offers a wide range of activities. Enjoy community theatre, challenging golf, summer concerts, and more! Hiking and biking are popular on the many walking paths among local rivers, ponds and lakes. Nashua is an hour from the seacoast, where you can enjoy powdery sand beaches, deep sea fishing, or stand up paddle boarding! During the colder months, partake in local ice skating and show-shoeing – or some of the most exciting skiing and snowboarding in New England in the White Mountains, just two hours north. Manchester, 30 minutes from Nashua, is the largest city in northern New England, and another popular college town. With a convenient airport, arenas that draw sports and concerts, and many more amenities, CNNMoney.com rates Manchester a “Top 20 Best City to Live and Launch a Business,” Forbes lists the region 1st on “America's 100 Cheapest Places to Live,” and Kiplinger names Manchester “the 2nd most tax-friendly city” in the US! Nashua is just one hour NW of Boston, giving you easy access to professional sports, the theater and ballet, a major international airport, and more cultural and culinary options than we can list! This is your opportunity to join a growing practice in a fantastic location. Contact us for more details today!



Vermont:

Springfield: We’re looking for a confident Physician Assistant to be a Hospitalist in an award-winning 25-bed critical access community hospital in beautiful southeastern Vermont (near the New Hampshire border). This health system also includes a 10-site FQHC network and, along with the hospital, provides care to over 40,000 area residents. Join an innovative organization that is patient-centered and emphasizes quality, access and affordability for all. As a Hospitalist, you will join a team of three physicians as the fourth advance practice provider caring for inpatient adult (average census runs 12-18) including a Med/Surg unit. You will manage admissions and discharges, performing at the same level as the physicians. There is no ICU here – serious cases are referred to nearby Dartmouth. You will have a convenient schedule of 7 days on, then 7 days off, rotating day shift / night shift every 3-6 months. If you prefer a nocturnist schedule, you can work nights all the time! When on DAYS, 7am-7pm, you will work independently alongside the physician hospitalists. When on NIGHTS, 7pm-7am, you will provide solo coverage with on-call physician backup. You will consult with specialists as needed, and work in conjunction with numerous regional primary care providers. The inpatient service is supported by a terrific clinical and administrative team that provides exceptional service to practitioners and patients alike. You will be employed by the hospital and earn a highly competitive salary plus bonus potential, and a full benefits package that includes paid relocation, paid liability insurance, health, dental, disability and life insurance, participation in a retirement plan, a budget plus paid leave for your CME, paid vacation time –and student loan assistance too! Springfield is a historic town of 10,000 in southeastern Vermont. This picturesque community features wonderful period architecture, with roots reaching back into the 1800s and beyond. A scenic river winds through town, and over a 100+ foot waterfall on its way to the Connecticut River, which designates Vermont’s eastern border with New Hampshire. These waterways, along with picturesque hills nearby, provide an enjoyable range of recreational activities from hiking and horseback riding to mountain biking, camping, fishing and hunting, plus kayaking, skiing and snowmobiling. Check out the local golf courses or take up birdwatching! There is something for everyone, in every season. Springfield hosts Vermont’s annual Apple festival, along with their own fun Winter Carnival. Join a community with a “buy-local” spirit, farm-to-table markets, and a very low crime rate – with affordable homes, and friendly, welcoming neighborhoods. Springfield is half an hour from Hanover, NH – home of Dartmouth College – one of the Ivy League colleges founded before the American Revolution. Springfield is 100 minutes from Manchester (the largest city in northern New England), about 2 hours from the seacoast, and 2.5 hours from Boston. Remember, there is no sales tax when you go shopping in neighboring New Hampshire! This employer is anxious to hire! Contact us today to learn more about this exciting new opportunity!