We are offering:
• Desirable riverside community 50 minutes from Portland
• Relocation assistance brings you to beautiful Maine
• Secure employment with modern 190-bed medical center
• Join team of 4 Nephrologists and 3 APPs
• Interesting practice, mix of outpatient, inpatient, dialysis
• Excellent, experienced support staff
• Friendly, welcoming, collaborative team environment
• Potential teaching options (onsite primary care residency)
• Highly competitive salary
• Liability, Health, Dental, Vision, Disability, Life Insurance
• Generous earned time for optimal work/life balance plus
• Paid leave plus a budget for your CME
• Choice of retirement plans with employer matching
• Generous multiyear student loan repayment available
Augusta, Maine: We invite a sharp NEPHROLOGIST to join an established team practicing in Maine’s newest hospital – a 190-bed regional medical center in the state capital city, just 50 minutes from Portland. This physician-led nonprofit hospital is the area’s largest private employer and Maine’s third largest healthcare system, serving 65,000 people. This is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer.
Join a team of 4 Nephrologists and 3 APPs seeing outpatients in clinic settings in Augusta, and the hospital’s outpatient campus in Waterville. You will participate in inpatient/hospital rounding in the Augusta medical center, and dialysis rounding at 4 sites: Augusta plus Gardiner, Skowhegan and Fairfield. You will have a convenient Mon-Fri schedule (40 hours) with call shared 1:5. The medical center is home to an unopposed Family Medicine Residency Program, so opportunities to teach residents and fellows are available.
This hospital-employed position offers a very competitive salary with benefits including paid relocation assistance, insurance (medical, dental, vision, life, and disability), paid time off for sick leave and vacations, paid holidays, more paid leave plus a budget for your CME, a choice of retirement plans with employer matching, and more. Generous medical education loan repayment is 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 a variety of businesses here, while students learn in first-rate schools, libraries, and cultural facilities. Augusta’s busy shopping 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 area is marked by picturesque waterways popular with bald eagles.
Homes are available in the city, in several communities surrounding Augusta and – a few minutes further out – acreage is offered for those interested. Since this position offers shift work without call, you can live anywhere and commute. The hospital is just two minutes off Maine’s 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 theater, an acclaimed symphony orchestra, and much more. Boston is 2.5 hours from Augusta.
Contact us today to explore this excellent new position.