Job ID: 290129257  |  Last Updated: 2/27/2023

Family Physician invited to Maine’s capital - Teaching options, Loan assistance in bustling scenic college town 50 mins from Portland

Acadia Physician Recruiters
Augusta, ME
Applicant Contact
Cal Weaver
Accepts J-1 Visas

Job Description

We are offering:

Relocation assistance to bring you to beautiful Maine
Welcoming riverside community 50 minutes from Portland
Outpatient practice within state-of-the-art 190 bed medical center
Welcoming and supportive provider team
Convenient 4 day/week schedule
Broad scope practice with room to develop a subspecialty
Teaching opportunities with residents and medical students
Competitive salary based on experience plus bonus potential
Liability, Health, Dental, Life and Disability Insurance
Generous amount of earned time for optimal work/life balance
Additional paid leave plus a budget for your CME
Retirement plans with employer matching
Multiyear medical education loan repayment available

Augusta, Maine: We invite a friendly Family Medicine Physician to join a thriving outpatient primary care practice in Maines newest hospital a 190-bed regional hospital in the state capital city, just 50 minutes from Portland.

New residency graduates through senior physicians, all are encouraged to apply. This is an Equal Opportunity Employer. This physician-led medical center is the Kennebec Valley's largest private employer and Maines third largest healthcare system, serving over 65,000 area residents. They are committed to positively impact the health of the community through services and involvement.

This medical center is home to an unopposed Family Medicine Residency Program (affiliated with Dartmouth) and hosts fellowship programs and rotating medical students, so teaching and precepting options are available.

Join a team of 5 Physicians, 5 NPs and 3 PAs in a state-of-the-art environment with all the tools for evaluation, diagnosis and treatment and an excellent referral network for specialty care. Mental health services are provided by the groups Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner and counseling services. Care management is available. Imaging services are on site. Skilled hospitalists manage all inpatients, and you can follow your own patients if desired. The practice is adjacent to a walk-in/urgent care center.

You can look forward to a broad scope practice covering pediatrics, adult medicine, gynecology, geriatric medicine and more. You will have the option to develop a subspecialty and/or conduct procedures. Osteopathic manipulation, sports medicine, minor surgery, medication-assisted treatment for opioid use disorder, and acupuncture are examples. Offering obstetrics may also be an option, if desired. Enjoy a convenient 4 day/week schedule and share phone-only call.

You will be employed by the hospital and earn a competitive salary based on experience plus productivity bonuses. Benefits include relocation assistance, a generous amount of earned time off for vacations, paid holidays, parental leave, insurance (liability with tail, medical, dental, life, and disability), paid leave plus a budget for your CME, a choice of retirement plans with employer matching, and more. Generous, multiyear medical education loan repayment is also available.

Augusta is Maine's historic capital city, a growing college town, and a family-friendly community situated in the scenic Kennebec Valley. Entrepreneurs start and grow businesses here, while students learn in first-rate schools, libraries, and cultural facilities. Augustas busy retail district offers dozens of specialty shops, name-brand and big-box stores, and multiple restaurants. The Civic Center hosts everything from rock concerts to sporting events. Augusta spans both sides of the picturesque Kennebec River, which offers scenic recreation. Enjoy kayaking, whitewater rafting, fishing and hunting, cross-country skiing, snowmobiling and more. Take advantage of local hiking and biking trails, award-winning golf courses, and easily accessible ski resorts. This areas picturesque waterways are popular with bald eagles.

You can live in a comfortable home in the city, in several welcoming communities surrounding Augusta and a few minutes further out acreage is offered for those interested in a country lifestyle. Commuting here is easy - the hospital is just two minutes off Maines interstate.

Portland is easily accessible from Augusta. This highly desirable city features a very active social scene centered in the popular Old Port district of eateries and nightclubs. Hundreds of Portland restaurants serve the finest seafood plus international fare from two dozen regions. Amenities include the convenient International Jetport, exciting semipro sports, scenic harborside dining, galleries and museums, live music and theater, an acclaimed symphony orchestra, and much more. Boston is 2.5 hours from Augusta.

Contact us today to explore this excellent new position.

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