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>> HOULTON, MAINE: We have an excellent opportunity for a skilled
>> PEDIATRICIAN to join the medical staff of an AWARD-WINNING critical
>> access hospital serving 18,000 residents of Aroostook County, in
>> northeastern Maine. CANDIDATES WITH A J1 OR H1B VISA ARE WELCOME TO
>> APPLY! THIS IS AN IMPORTANT, FULL-SCOPE “TRADITIONALIST” ROLE!
>> 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, and of those, only ten were performed outside
>> of business hours.
>> You will enjoy a CONVENIENT 4 DAY/WEEK SCHEDULE, with LOTS OF PAID
>> TIME OFF, and call shared on a 1:3 basis. Call is typically for the
>> newborn nursery or to attend unscheduled C-sections. Attendance is
>> not required for vaginal births, unless a problem presents. Serious
>> pediatric cases are handled by the nearest tertiary medical center
>> (only five such cases were transferred last year) so there are few
>> inpatient pediatric patients. You are invited to join ONE OF
>> AMERICA’S TOP RURAL HOSPITALS, designated by the Leapfrog Group
>> for exemplary performance across a variety of safety and quality
>> measures. Come and practice in a community where patients respect
>> and appreciate healthcare providers!
>> WE ARE OFFERING:
>> * SAFE, WELCOMING COMMUNITY
>> * SECURE HOSPITAL EMPLOYMENT
>> * ESTABLISHED PRACTICE WITH EXPERIENCED STAFF
>> * CASH SIGNING BONUS!
>> * PAID RELOCATION TO SCENIC MAINE!
>> * CONVENIENT 4 DAY/WEEK SCHEDULE
>> * VERY COMPETITIVE SALARY
>> * EXCELLENT CASH PRODUCTIVITY/INCENTIVE BONUSES!
>> * PAID LIABILITY INSURANCE
>> * HEALTH & LIFE INSURANCE
>> * PLENTY OF PAID LEAVE FOR VACATIONS, SICK TIME, AND YOUR CME
>> * ASSISTANCE WITH STUDENT LOAN DEBT ALSO AVAILABLE!
>> Houlton sits on Maine’s eastern border with New Brunswick, Canada
>> – which is just three miles east of the town's center. The
>> slow-paced town of HOULTON APPEALS TO MANY FAMILIES SEEKING A
>> FRIENDLY COMMUNITY AND A WHOLESOME LIFESTYLE. Homes are very
>> affordable here – with acreage available too, if you’d like to
>> enjoy more space: Imagine a big home on over 100 acres for under
>> $200K! 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 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. Local crops include potatoes,
>> grains, broccoli, and peas – a number of organic farms thriving
>> here. Many Houlton residents enjoy visiting the city of Fredericton,
>> New Brunswick – the provincial capital, with over 100,000 people
>> – less than two hours to the east. Houlton is an hour south of
>> Presque Isle, Maine (with a small regional airport offering daily
>> flights to Boston), 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.