Machias, Maine: We invite a skilled Pediatrician to practice in this charming coastal community in beautiful Downeast Maine!
Doctors needing J1 or H1b visa support are welcome here, and Family Medicine doctors interested in focusing on pediatrics are encouraged to apply.
Become part of an established, hospital-owned primary care service in this welcoming town. Join an experienced Physician Assistant and, with an exceptionally friendly and competent office staff, manage an office-based practice averaging 20 patients/day along with very light inpatient care (a dozen or so pediatric admissions/year) and attending an average of 2-5 c-sections/high-risk deliveries per month in a modern hospital setting.
This full time role comes with a convenient 4 day/week schedule!
You have an opportunity to make a significant difference in the lives of local children. Join physicians who relocated to this region for the lifestyle, and quality of work and patient care they can provide.
Become part of a superb medical staff with a 25-bed acute care hospital serving over 30,000 residents using state-of-the art technology including electronic medical records. This hospital offers a range of primary care and specialty services far beyond those expected of a rural hospital. Their team is deeply committed to quality, patient safety and satisfaction, supported by an excellent administrative team!
We are offering:
- Secure, hospital-employed position where you can make a real difference!
- Superb salary plus bonus income package
- Cash signing bonus
- Paid relocation to friendly, safe and scenic community
- Convenient 4 day/week schedule
- J1/H1b visa support available
- Paid license fees
- Health, dental and vision insurance
- Disability and life insurance
- Paid liability insurance with tail coverage
- Plenty of paid vacation time
- Additional paid time off plus a budget for your CME
- Retirement plan with employer matching
- Additional cash to help with student loan debt
Machias sits on Maine’s scenic coast 90 minutes from Bangor (Maine’s 3rd largest city), and an hour from Maine’s eastern border with Canada. This quaint New England town presents a real opportunity for those seeking “the traditional Maine way of life.”
Scenic local harbors are dotted with working boats and pleasure craft. Local beaches are comprised of powdery sand, and one is unique – made completely of small stones that clatter quietly in the surf! Enchanting antique shops and art galleries are stocked with a variety of goods, and local restaurants offer the freshest seafood and much more. Machias is home to a branch of the University of Maine with a host of degree programs. Housing options include everything from ocean views and lakefront living to historic farms and all manner of in-town homes.
Known as the “Blueberry Capital of the World,” Machias hosts an annual festival each summer, when the streets of downtown come alive with delicious food, art, crafts, and entertainment for the whole family. Settle in an area known for breathtaking vistas, fascinating wildlife, and recreational options galore in every season. Enjoy an immense quality of life in one of the safest small towns in New England!
Nearby Bangor offers an international airport, shopping malls and theaters, museums, a casino, riverfront festivals, and more. Machias is 65 miles from Acadia National Park, and 200 miles from Portland.
Contact us today to explore what Downeast Maine can offer you!