We are delighted to offer a range of practice opportunities in Pediatrics. Please contact us for details.
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Augusta: We invite a skilled DEVELOPMENTAL/BEHAVIORAL Pediatrician to join a thriving hospital-affiliated pediatrics center in Maine's dynamic capital city. Become part of the superb medical staff of a 192-bed regional medical center with state-of-the-art facilities and resources. This physician-led medical center is Maine’s third largest healthcare system. Physicians requiring H1b visa support are encouraged to apply. Join a comprehensive pediatric center providing interdisciplinary assessments and therapeutic interventions for a range of childhood difficulties including speech, motor, emotional and behavioral. In addition to developmental studies, the practice assesses the medical and behavioral needs of children entering temporary state protective custody. You will have a convenient weekday schedule, with no call. In this important and rewarding outpatient role, you will assess and treat children with neuro-developmental disabilities as part of a collaborative interdisciplinary team that includes Child Psychologists, Social Workers, Occupational and Physical Therapists and Speech Therapists. You will manage both pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic medicines to treat such things as sleep cycle disturbance, enuresis and encopresis, violently aggressive behavior, and impulsivity and inattention. You will work with staff Child Psychiatrists to manage psychopharmacologic medications. You will also support providers specializing in occupational, physical and speech therapy in caring for children with cerebral palsy, hypertonia and hypotonia, balance and coordination disorders, and fine motor difficulties impacting independent feeding and toileting. You will be employed by the hospital, and earn a comprehensive compensation package including paid relocation, a competitive base salary plus quality bonuses, insurance (liability, health, dental, life, and disability), substantial earned time for vacations, 8 days of paid leave plus a great budget for your CME, and your choice of pension plans - with employer matching. Generous, multiyear medical education loan repayment is also available! Augusta is many things at once: Maine's historic capital city, a growing college town, and a family-friendly community with welcoming neighborhoods and excellent schools, all situated in scenic south-central Maine. Entrepreneurs start, grow, and maintain a variety of businesses here. Students learn in first-rate schools, libraries, historic and cultural facilities. Augusta’s impressive and growing shopping district offers dozens of unique shops, numerous name-brand stores and restaurants, and entertainment venues too, such as the Civic Center that hosts everything from rock concerts to the circus! Augusta spans both sides of the scenic Kennebec River – a well-used waterway for early explorers, and later for loggers – and today, mostly used for recreation! Kayaking, whitewater rafting, fishing and hunting, cross country skiing, snowmobiling and more are enjoyed by locals and tourists alike. Take advantage of local hiking and biking trails, award-winning golf courses, and easily accessible ski resorts. This area is marked by picturesque lakes and rivers where bald eagles are regularly spotted! Waterfront homes are available within the city limits, and in the popular Lakes region adjacent to the city. Augusta is just an hour from Portland - one of the most desirable cities in New England, with a very active social scene that includes the popular Old Port district of eateries and nightclubs, and literally hundreds more restaurants serving the finest seafood, and international fare from two dozen regions. Additional amenities include the convenient international Jetport, several exciting semipro sports teams, scenic harborside dining, numerous galleries and museums, live theater, an acclaimed symphony orchestra, and much more. Boston is three hours from Augusta. Contact us today to explore this exciting new opportunity!
Belfast: We are recruiting a sharp Pediatrician to join a popular, established primary care practice in this beautiful, desirable coastal community in Midcoast Maine. This progressive practice is managed by the Maine’s largest FQHC / community health center, with over 800 employees – including over 200 clinical providers – across sixteen practices and program sites. In Belfast, they offer scheduled primary care, walk-in/urgent care, mental health and physical therapy services (with an on-site lab and pharmacy). You will respect the mission of this organization – to provide comprehensive, integrated primary health care for all. If you would like to join people who believe that healthcare is an inherent human right, this may be be the place for you. Come to a highly supportive environment where you will be welcomed by the staff and appreciated by the patients. Enjoy excellent quality of life in a scenic family-friendly location. A flexible schedule is available – you can work full time or part time. You will practice alongside several primary care physicians and advanced practice providers, seeing infants, children, adolescents, teens and young adults on an OUTPATIENT ONLY basis, and provide consultations to other providers in the group as needed. You will earn a guaranteed salary based on your years of experience plus benefits including paid relocation assistance, paid federal liability insurance, health and dental insurance, paid holidays and vacation time, paid time off plus a budget for your CME – and assistance with your medical education debt. This health center is approved for tax-free NHSC loan repayment. Belfast is a wonderful community – a tourist destination, retirement community, working fishing port, artist colony, and home to thousands of families. Local schools are exceptional, both public and private. Settled in the 1700s, this early fishing village grew a prolific ship-building industry in the 1800s. Signs of prosperity are plentiful, including vintage Greek revival mansions in many of the community’s prime locations. Well known for its inspiring and scenic coastal views, plus a myriad of shops and galleries, the Midcoast region also offers innumerable choices for outdoor enthusiasts – in Belfast, and its neighboring communities of Camden, Rockland and Rockport. Enjoy fresh- and salt-water activities, from fishing and kayaking to sailing and whale watching. Or, step inland for cross-country skiing, biking, camping, or hiking. Belfast is 45 minutes from Augusta (Maine’s capital, and home to a thriving retail environment) and an hour from Bangor, Maine’s third largest city – a historic riverside community with over 100,000 people, 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 annual music festivals on the riverfront, and much more. Belfast is 75 minutes from Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park, voted “America’s Favorite Place,” where 50,000 acres of beautiful mountains and lakes attract more than 3 million visitors annually. Acadia offers thirty miles of bicycle paths, plus picturesque hiking trails appealing to the novice, or advanced climbers. Belfast is under two hours from Portland, and 3.5 hours from Boston. Contact us today for more information on this new opportunity!
Caribou: We invite TWO friendly, skilled Pediatricians to join 60 providers on the medical staff of an award-winning, community-owned 65-bed medical center where over 500 employees serve 35,000 residents around northeastern Maine. You will be impressed by this “Top Rural Hospital” – a multiple blue-ribbon hospital and Women’s Choice Award winner. Leapfrog has given this hospital an “A” Safety Score every year! They are rated in the top 2% of all US hospitals for health information and patient safety technology and are the “Employer and Provider of Choice” in healthcare in the area. Candidates requiring NHSC, H1b or J1 visa sponsorship are encouraged to apply. Sponsorship for 2020 and 2021 starts is available now! Expert legal counsel will be provided to manage the immigration process, with all costs covered. Two new hires will join an experienced pediatrician and an excellent PA providing compassionate, high-quality care to infants, children and teens. With three physicians in the group, you will have a mostly outpatient practice along with 1:3 coverage of occasional low acuity inpatients (complex patients are referred to the large tertiary medical center in Bangor). Each pediatrician will also attend c-sections a couple of times per month on average (about 75/year total for the group, out of about 220 annual births). You will enjoy seeing patients in a welcoming setting – the beautifully appointed Women’s and Children’s Health Center within the medical center (a quick walk from the labor/delivery unit), with an excellent clinical and administrative support team. This practice is recognized as a Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH). The employer is a hospital-affiliated FQHC (federally qualified health center) certified as a Patient-Centered Medical Home, using a coordinated team-based approach that enables patients to take an active role in their health status and decision making. They emphasize access, health information technology, and coordinated care focused on patients. This team works to deliver seamless health and wellness services to every patient they serve! You can look forward to a convenient schedule with call supported by a telephone triage system that screens after-hours calls to improve YOUR quality of life. You will earn a highly competitive salary plus excellent benefits including paid relocation to scenic Maine, paid liability insurance, health and dental insurance, life and disability insurance, paid time off for sick leave and vacations, more paid leave plus a budget for your CME, participation in retirement plans, paid professional expenses, and more. Ongoing assistance with student loans is also available! This health center is approved for tax-free NHSC loan repayment. Northern Maine is a wonderful place to live and work. Caribou is a dynamic, growing community that is economically, culturally and socially inviting. They have high quality public schools – the new multi-million dollar Middle/Senior High School opened in 2020 – with a student-to-teacher ratio of just 14:1! Caribou boasts an extremely low crime rate, and recreation galore: A multi-million-dollar Recreation and Wellness Center offers indoor running, basketball, swimming and other programs for all ages, and other local facilities include a premier cross-country skiing venue too. Rural northern Maine enjoys a picturesque four-season environment with abundant wildlife including moose, deer and bald eagles – reasons many seasonal visitors flock to the area to enjoy a quiet summer retreat, the spectacular colors of autumn, or a winter adventure. Enjoy breathtaking sunsets on area lakes, camping and hiking in peaceful forests, hunting and fishing, canoeing and kayaking on lakes and rivers, hiking and biking on paths for all skill levels, or snowmobiling or dogsledding across groomed trails. A commercial airport in neighboring Presque Isle (20 minutes away) offers direct flights to Newark daily. Many residents of northern Maine enjoy visiting Canada – Quebec City is a scenic five hour drive – or Bangor, Maine (Maine’s third largest city), a three hour drive south. Contact us today to learn more about these excellent opportunities!
Houlton: We seek a cheerful Pediatric Nurse Practitioner to join an established and financially secure rural health center (FQHC) with over 40 years of successful operation. This nonprofit organization runs practices in six towns providing primary care, urgent care, mental health, dentistry, podiatry, physical therapy and other healthcare services to thousands of patients across a large swath of northern Maine. You are invited to become part of a dedicated team in this modern health center in northeastern Maine. Confident new graduates are encouraged to apply! This is a rewarding outpatient-only practice where you will provide care for children of all ages, infants through teens – many of whom are uninsured or underinsured. You will practice in a modern facility with state-of-the-art technology and experienced support teams to help you provide the best possible patient care. Join this Patient Centered Medical Home and have a measurable impact in this community. This position comes with a convenient weekday schedule with no nights, weekends or holidays. You will earn a competitive salary plus benefits including paid relocation assistance, federal liability insurance, health and dental coverage, disability and life insurance, and participation in a retirement plan with employer contributions after the first year. You will receive 3 weeks of paid vacation time (4 weeks starting year two) plus 10 paid holidays and another week of paid leave with an expense budget for your CME. You will be eligible to apply for tax-free NHSC student loan repayment! Come to Maine for an exceptional lifestyle! The acclaimed four-season environment has earned Maine the nickname “Vacationland.” 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 in town, or in a nearby country setting where acreage is available, and commutes are easy. 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. Numerous organic farms thrive here. Many Houlton residents enjoy visiting the city of Fredericton, New Brunswick – the provincial capital, with over 100,000 people – 75 miles east. Houlton is one hour south of Presque Isle, Maine (with a regional airport offering daily flights to/from Newark and DC), 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. Portland is 3.5 hours away, and Quebec City is 5 hours from Houlton. Contact us today to learn more about this terrific new position!
Houlton: We have an excellent new opportunity for a skilled Pediatrician to join the medical staff of an award-winning critical access hospital serving 18,000 residents in northeastern Maine. Practice in one of America’s Top Rural Hospitals, designated by the Leapfrog Group for exemplary performance across multiple safety and quality measures. Become part of a community where patients respect and appreciate their healthcare providers! You will enjoy a convenient 4 day/week schedule, with plenty of paid time off, making for a wonderful lifestyle. This is an important, full-scope “traditionalist” role to replace a retiring pediatrician. Join fellow physicians and Pediatric NPs in a well-established, hospital-owned rural health center practice on the hospital campus. This medical center sees about 130 deliveries annually, about 1/3 of which were C-sections. Of those, only ten were performed outside of business hours. Call is shared on a 1:3 basis, and is typically for the newborn nursery, or to attend unscheduled C-sections (attendance is not required for most vaginal births). Serious pediatric cases go to the nearest tertiary medical center (only 5 cases were transferred last year) so there are few inpatient pediatric patients (usually under 10/year). You will be employed by the hospital and earn a very competitive salary plus benefits including a cash signing bonus, paid relocation, paid liability insurance, and health, dental, vision and life insurance. Excellent incentive bonuses are also earned based on your productivity. You will enjoy 4 weeks of paid vacation time, two weeks of paid leave plus a budget for your CME, plus paid sick days and paid holidays too. 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 if you prefer more space. 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. Numerous organic farms thrive here. Many Houlton residents enjoy visiting the city of Fredericton, New Brunswick – the provincial capital, with over 100,000 people – 75 miles east. Houlton is one hour south of Presque Isle, Maine (with a small regional airport offering daily flights to/from Newark), 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. Portland is 3.5 hours away, and Quebec City is 5 hours from Houlton. Contact us today to learn more!
Lewiston: We invite a skilled Pediatrician to join a thriving private practice in Maine’s second largest city, just 40 minutes from Portland. This highly respected group dominates the market in this region – providing care for infants through teens and young adults, inpatient and outpatient. Join four Pediatricians and several Pediatric NP/PAs. New and experienced doctors are welcome, MD or DO. Those requiring H1b visa support are welcome to apply. Enjoy practicing in a spacious, modern facility with fully integrated EMR. The practice has a unique and attractive style, too – colorful, creative, and very kid-friendly! You will enjoy a convenient four day/week schedule, spending three days/week in the outpatient clinic (seeing an average of 15-20 patients/day), and one day/week working as a hospitalist (rounding on inpatients in two local medical centers). Pediatricians here cover all pediatric inpatients and appropriate deliveries with one of these hospitals, performing as their pediatric hospitalists. The second/larger institution is an academic medical center with their own inpatient specialists. Call is shared on a 1:5 basis, including 1:5 weekends as well. As a result, the pediatricians must live within 15 minutes of both hospitals so they can respond to any potential emergency. You will earn a competitive base salary that is guaranteed, and not based on production. Your benefits package will include paid relocation, paid liability insurance, paid license costs, health and dental insurance, 4 weeks of earned time plus 8 paid holidays per year, and another week of paid leave plus a budget for your CME, and more. You will participate in a retirement plan with employer matching, and be eligible for annual bonuses, too! Student loan assistance may also be available. Lewiston and it’s “across the river” neighbor Auburn are home to over 120,000 metro residents, comprising one of Maine’s largest and most diverse population centers. This bustling community offers dozens of local dining options, from chain restaurants to unique homegrown eateries, diners, ethnic restaurants and wonderful seafood places. Enjoy shopping in specialty boutiques, numerous big-box stores, and shopping malls too. The local arts scene is broad, and includes a thriving live-stage community, movie theaters, and several flavors of easily-accessible live music too. Maine’s four-season climate and diverse geography support many recreational pursuits! Enjoy numerous local trails for hiking and biking, and lakes and streams for casual fishing, kayaking and sailing. Golf is very popular, with over a dozen local courses from which to choose. A short drive leads to some of Maine's top ski resorts – and Lost Valley, next door in Auburn, is a fun and affordable ski facility. Winter sports also include cross-country skiing, snowmobiling, ice fishing and snow-shoeing. Lewiston’s city recreation program offers many organized sports, indoor and outdoor, from youth through adult. Lewiston hosts a huge, fun family-friendly Balloon Festival that draws thousands to a downtown park new the famous waterfalls on the Androscoggin River every summer. Bates College in Lewiston is New England's first (and longest enduring) coeducational college, ranked by US News & World Report as a “Best Liberal Arts College” and “Best Value in America” by the Princeton Review. Bates hosts students from nearly every state and over 60 countries, regularly receiving ten times more applications than freshman slots. Residential opportunities abound! Choose a home in town, among several suburbs, on a local lake or river, or in the country, just minutes outside of town. You will find many friendly and welcoming neighborhoods with excellent public and private schools. Nearby Portland is easily accessible from Lewiston via highway. One of the most desirable cities in New England, this harbor town has a thriving social scene centered around the popular Old Port district. With literally hundreds of restaurants, Portland is a renown “foodie” city, winning multiple awards for quality eateries and the diversity of their offerings. The International Jetport is a convenient resource serving several major and discount airlines. Portland hosts several semipro sports teams, numerous museums, the state’s largest mall, and a busy harbor, too, with ferry service to several nearby islands. All these amenities will be in easy reach! Contact us today to learn more about this exciting new opportunity!