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Pediatrician Job

Location
Caribou, Maine
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
13 Jul 2022

Unlimited potential exists for a Pediatrician to join our practice in a community that is economically, culturally, and socially inviting. This opportunity has come about due to relocation of an existing Pediatrician. Community prides itself on the high quality of its public school system, extremely low crime rate and family-oriented community activities. The community boasts a new multi-million dollar Recreation and Wellness Center that offers programs and activities for all ages.

As an employee, the successful Pediatrician will receive a competitive salary, generous health and welfare benefits package, professional liability insurance, CME reimbursement, relocation assistance, and education loan repayment, if applicable. The physician will also receive an annual allowance for licensing, DEA registration, professional society memberships, and medical journal subscriptions. All of our primary care health centers are approved for participation in the National Health Service Corps Loan Repayer program. Immigration assistance provided by expert legal counsel is provided at the expense of the practice for candidates needing a J-1 waiver, H-1B visa or green card.

Pediatric Practice Profile:
  • One of six primary care offices located in geographically dispersed communities.
  • 3 Obstetricians and 2 Certified Nurse Midwives
  • 2 Pediatricians
  • The leader of deliveries, north of Bangor Maine, with over 200 deliveries annually
  • Anesthesiologist on call at all times at the medical center
  • NICU not available at the medical center, however a pediatric critical care transport team from Eastern Maine Medical Center with mobile NICU and fixed-wing air transport is readily available
  • Client has a telephone triage system to screen after-hours calls. The Client offers extended early morning and evening hours two days a week, and our health center is open two additional weekday evenings and Saturdays from 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM for ease of patient access.
  • Access to outpatient clinics including Cardiology, Pulmonary, Hematology/Oncology, Endocrinology, Neurosurgical, Ear, Nose and Throat, Pediatric Cardiology, Pediatric Nephrology, Pediatric Gastroenterology, and Podiatry, and Rheumatology, along with diabetes counseling and nutritional therapy

Expectations - grow the practice as families move into the area to support the growth of local industry, including the Defense Financing and Accounting Service (DFAS), the Maine Military Authority and an influx in the number of U.S. Border Patrol officers.

The Opportunity:
  • Status: Full-time: 5 days per week, including one early evening each week on a rotating basis; Saturday morning hours may be considered in the future.
  • Patients: Patient profile is newborn to approximately age 18
  • Call: 1 in 3 rotation with infrequent requirement to come into the hospital for pediatric admissions; pediatricians attend allC-sections. PALS certification required, NRP certification highly desirable.
Qualifications of Applicants:
  • Board Certified or board eligible on defined track to become Board Certified
  • Allopathic and osteopathic physicians will be considered equally
  • American born and trained physicians and foreign-born physicians who have completed a US residency and/or fellowship will be considered equally. H-1B and J-1 candidates can be considered.
  • In-practice physicians, residents or fellows, and military-trained physicians will be considered equally

Accepts J1s: Yes

Accepts H1Bs: Yes

Loan Assistance: Negotiable

Practice Type: unavailable

Verified Date: 06/18/2019

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Details

  • Job Reference: 657086864-2
  • Date Posted: 13 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Continuum Physician Recruiting
  • Location: Caribou, Maine
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent