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Maine:

Bar Harbor: We invite a skilled Physician Assistant to join the Hospitalist staff of an exceptional 25-bed critical access hospital in this unique coastal location. Join a collegial team of inpatient specialists caring for a mostly adult population (average census 10-12 patients). While the hospital has a 3-bed ICU, most intensive care patients are referred to the nearest tertiary care center. You will be paired with a Hospitalist Physician and will enjoy a convenient schedule of 3 shifts/week (7:30am to 7:30pm). This hospital recently moved to Cerner as their EMR. Practice in an environment that actively promotes a culture of cooperation and teamwork, safety, and patient-focused care. You will be proud to work for this independent national award-winning nonprofit. This is a rare opportunity to join a low-turnover inpatient team. As an employee, you will earn a very competitive salary based on your level of experience, plus a sign-on bonus, paid relocation assistance, health and dental insurance, a budget plus paid leave for your CME, participation in a retirement program, and more. Details will be shared with qualified candidates. Come to the coast of Maine! Bar Harbor is the biggest town on bridge-connected Mount Desert Island – at 100+ square miles, the second largest island off the east coast. This is the site of spectacular Acadia National Park. With 50,000 acres of magnificent mountains and lakes, picturesque coastlines and welcoming campgrounds, Acadia offers 30 miles of groomed bicycle paths and a range of unique hiking trails appealing to the novice, or to advanced climbers. The second most popular national park in the east, Acadia hosts millions of visitors annually – people drawn to the scenic coastal landscapes, the peaceful ponds and lakes, the diverse trails, and the unique experience. Renowned as a tourist destination and a popular cruise ship stop, Bar Harbor hosts an impressive number of seafood and other restaurants alongside ice cream shops and unique boutiques. Enjoy whale-watching cruises, a distinguished Native American museum, and The Jackson Laboratory – a respected genetics research complex. Your recreational choices are unbeatable here. With local camping, hiking and climbing, biking and kayaking, fishing, sailing, cycling and golf, the warmer seasons offer countless options. In the wintertime, enjoy cross-country skiing, ice fishing, snowshoeing, and snowmobiling. Bar Harbor is a terrific community for families! The local schools are top-rated, with residential options available on or off the island. Bar Harbor is 75 minutes from Bangor, Maine's third largest city, with 100,000 people, a convenient international airport, shopping malls, dozens of eateries, a symphony orchestra, a casino/hotel, a first-rate children’s museum, riverfront festivals and concerts, and many other amenities. Live the dream! Contact us today for more information on this excellent new opportunity!



Houlton: We have an excellent new position for a confident Physician Assistant to join the medical staff of an award-winning critical access hospital serving 18,000 residents in northeastern Maine. This is one of America’s Top Rural Hospitals (Leapfrog Group) demonstrating exemplary performance across multiple safety/quality measures. Become part of a busy, established outpatient Internal Medicine practice with a great weekday schedule and NO inpatient work, NO nursing home rounds, NO nights, NO weekends, NO holidays, and NO call. This practice is a popular, well-established rural health center located right on the hospital campus. Provider volume is very reasonable, averaging 16 patient visits per day. You will be impressed by this well-equipped practice where everything possible is done to support you, so you can focus on providing excellent patient care. You will be employed by the hospital and earn a very competitive salary plus benefits including a cash signing bonus, paid relocation assistance, paid liability insurance, and health, dental and vision insurance. You will enjoy plenty of paid vacation time along with paid sick days and paid holidays too. Assistance with student loan debt is also available. Houlton sits on Maine’s eastern border with New Brunswick, Canada. The slow-paced town of Houlton appeals to many families seeking a friendly community and a wholesome lifestyle. Homes are affordable here – with acreage available if you prefer more space. 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 even 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. Numerous organic farms thrive here. Many Houlton residents enjoy visiting the city of Fredericton, New Brunswick – the provincial capital, with over 100,000 people – 75 miles east. Houlton is one hour south of Presque Isle, Maine (with a small regional airport offering daily flights to/from Newark), 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. Portland is 3.5 hours away, and Quebec City is 5 hours from Houlton. Contact us today for more information!



Lincoln: We seek an experienced Physician Assistant to join the terrific staff of an award-winning Federally Qualified Health Center in scenic north-central Maine, just 45 minutes from Bangor. With 120+ employees, this community health center serves 24,000 residents in 19 towns, providing primary care, walk-in care, occupational health, pre-natal care, podiatry, behavioral health, dental care, school-based health and patient education services in 6 locations. With federal grant funding, a sliding fee scale helps underserved patients. You are invited to join an established team in an upbeat, collaborative setting providing walk-in primary care and urgent care services to patients of all ages. This program, for unscheduled care, launched five years ago and is immensely popular. They schedule with double-coverage – so, two providers are always on duty. You will see a wide variety of cases including urgent care patients of relatively low acuity. We need an experienced advanced practice provider who is ready to see patients independently from the start. Enjoy a convenient schedule of three 12-hour shifts per week! You will practice in a beautiful 28,000 sq. ft. healthcare complex in downtown Lincoln – a bright, modern facility with up-to-date technology, on-site radiology/lab, and fully integrated EMR. The walk-in center is open Mon-Fri, 7AM-7PM. You may have the option to pick up additional shifts for additional cash. You will earn a very competitive salary with benefits including paid relocation assistance to bring you to beautiful Maine, family health insurance, life & disability insurance, participation in a 401k, plenty of paid time off, paid leave with a budget for your CME, FTCA (federal tort claims act) liability insurance, and paid license fees. Education loan repayment may also be available. Lincoln is a friendly town at the base of the Maine Highlands. Famous as the Home of 13 Lakes, this hub community draws people for the commerce, the waterways, and hundreds of miles of groomed snowmobile trails too. Lincoln offers innumerable recreational opportunities including boating, camping, hiking and climbing, hunting and fishing, and many more ways to enjoy Maine's vibrant four-season environment. Choose a home in a safe, friendly neighborhood in town or nearby. Waterfront options are available, as are homes on multiple acres for those seeking more elbow room. An hour north of Lincoln is Baxter State Park, with 200,000 acres that encompass Maine's tallest peak, Mt. Katahdin. Nearby Bangor is Maine’s third largest city – with a metro population of over 100,000 people. Bangor offers an international airport, shopping malls and theatres, dozens of restaurants, a wonderful children’s museum, a symphony orchestra, a casino, summer concerts and annual music festivals on the riverfront, and much more. Between Lincoln and Bangor is the city of Orono, home to the primary campus of the University of Maine, with 10,000 full time students and an abundance of cultural and collegiate sporting events including NCAA Division I football, soccer, basketball, baseball and hockey. 

Please contact us today to learn more about this exciting new opportunity!

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Machias: We invite a friendly Pediatric Physician Assistant to join an outpatient primary care practice in beautiful Downeast Maine. You will join an experienced Pediatric PA and other providers in this hospital-owned practice serving patients of all ages, supported by a skilled office staff. You will see infants, adolescents and young adults, with a moderate patient volume, so you can spend plenty of time with each patient and family. While experience is preferred, confident new graduates are encouraged to apply. Come to a welcoming town where you will make a significant difference in the lives of local children. Settle in a community that attracts healthcare professionals for the lifestyle and quality of work and patient care you can provide. You will be employed by a 25-bed acute care hospital serving 30,000 residents, using state-of-the art technology including electronic medical records. This organization is deeply committed to quality, patient safety and satisfaction, supported by an excellent leadership team. Your practice is off the hospital campus in a location designed for patient convenience and access. You will be employed by the hospital, and you will earn a competitive salary plus productivity bonuses, with benefits including paid relocation assistance, paid license fees, health, dental and vision insurance, paid liability insurance, paid vacation time plus paid sick days and several paid holidays, paid leave plus a budget for your CME, a retirement plan with employer matching, and more! Assistance with your student loans is also available. Machias is on Maine’s scenic coast 90 minutes east of Bangor (Maine’s third largest city), and an hour from Maine’s border with Canada. This quaint, family-oriented New England town presents a real opportunity for those interested in “the traditional Maine way of life!” With excellent private, parochial and public schools, Machias is wonderful for families, or for empty-nesters. Machias is home to a branch of the University of Maine, offering a host of degree programs plus theater, dance, and more. Come to an area known for breathtaking vistas, fascinating wildlife, and recreational options galore in every season. Idyllic local harbors are dotted with working boats and pleasure craft. Local beaches are comprised of powdery sand, with one composed entirely of smooth, colorful stones that clatter musically in the surf! Browse the enchanting antique shops and art galleries, and visit local restaurants serving the freshest seafood and much more. Known as the “Blueberry Capital of the World,” Machias hosts an annual festival each summer when the streets of downtown come alive with delicious foods, art, crafts, and entertainment for the whole family. Enjoy an impressive quality of life in one of the safest small towns in New England! Housing options are affordable and include everything from ocean-view homes and lakefront properties to historic farms with abundant acreage, and all manner of in-town homes. If you dream of country living, you will find it here! Nearby Bangor is home to an international airport, shopping malls and theaters, museums, a casino/hotel, riverfront music and art festivals, and more. Machias is 65 miles from Acadia National Park (with “Golf Digest” level golf courses, and a hundred miles of trails for hiking and biking) and 200 miles from Portland. Contact us today to explore your future in Downeast Maine!

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Machias: We invite an experienced Physician Assistant to join the respected medical staff of an independent hospital in this charming coastal community in beautiful Downeast Maine. Come to a welcoming town and enjoy a key role in this modern medical center focusing on surgical support. You will be First Assist in the OR, primarily for Orthopedic Surgery, and for other surgical specialties (General, OB/GYN, etc.). You will practice alongside board certified surgeons, aided by an experienced OR team. You can expect to spend mornings in the OR, and in the afternoons, you will see pre- and post-surgical patients primarily in the outpatient Orthopedics practice. Settle in a community that attracts healthcare professionals for the lifestyle and quality of work and patient care you can provide. You will be employed by this 25-bed acute care hospital using state-of-the art technology and serving 30,000 residents. This organization is deeply committed to quality, patient safety and satisfaction, supported by an excellent leadership team. You will be employed by the hospital, and you will earn a competitive salary with benefits including paid relocation assistance, paid license fees, health, dental and vision insurance, paid liability insurance, paid vacation time plus paid sick days and several paid holidays, paid leave plus a budget for your CME, a retirement plan with employer matching, and more. Assistance with your student loans is also available. Machias is on Maine’s scenic coast 90 minutes east of Bangor (Maine’s third largest city), and an hour from Maine’s border with Canada. This quaint, family-oriented New England town presents a real opportunity for those interested in “the traditional Maine way of life!” With excellent private, parochial and public schools, Machias is wonderful for families, or for empty-nesters. Machias is home to a branch of the University of Maine, offering a host of degree programs plus theater, dance, and more. Come to an area known for breathtaking vistas, fascinating wildlife, and recreational options galore in every season. Idyllic local harbors are dotted with working boats and pleasure craft. Local beaches are comprised of powdery sand, with one composed entirely of smooth, colorful stones that clatter musically in the surf! Browse the enchanting antique shops and art galleries, and visit local restaurants serving the freshest seafood and much more. Known as the “Blueberry Capital of the World,” Machias hosts an annual festival each summer when the streets of downtown come alive with delicious foods, art, crafts, and entertainment for the whole family. Enjoy an impressive quality of life in one of the safest small towns in New England! Housing options are affordable and include everything from ocean-view homes and lakefront properties to historic farms with abundant acreage, and all manner of in-town homes. If you dream of country living, you will find it here! Nearby Bangor is home to an international airport, shopping malls and theaters, museums, a casino/hotel, riverfront music and art festivals, and more. Machias is 65 miles from Acadia National Park (with “Golf Digest” level golf courses, and a hundred miles of trails for hiking and biking) and 200 miles from Portland. Contact us today to explore your future in Downeast Maine!




Monmouth: We invite an experienced Physician Assistant to join a Federally Qualified Health Center operating four outpatient clinics. Since the 1970s, this respected organization has served a rural multicultural population of 12,000+ patients in central and western Maine. Practice in a modern medical practice located between the cities of Lewiston (second largest city in Maine) and Augusta (the state capital), 1 hour from Portland. This nonprofit offers integrated behavioral health, care managers and a patient assistance coordinator in a nationally recognized Patient-Centered Medical Home setting. Join this thriving health center and practice alongside physicians, NPs, PAs and LCSWs and provide quality outpatient care to people of all ages, pediatrics to geriatrics / “cradle-to-grave.” If you have an interest in recovery/addiction medicine, you will receive support to certify for Suboxone treatment. Enjoy a convenient weekday schedule practicing in a welcoming, collegial environment with an excellent support team. In this important role you will make a difference in the lives of your patients – and enjoy a family-friendly lifestyle for yourself. You will earn a very competitive salary (based on experience) with benefits including relocation assistance, liability insurance, 100% paid family health and dental insurance, a generous amount of paid time off for vacations and sick leave, more paid leave plus a budget for your CME, participation in a retirement plan, and more. Providers here are eligible to apply for NHSC/federal medical education loan repayment. Monmouth is a town of 4000 people in the Lakes Region 20 minutes west of Augusta, Maine's capital city. Augusta is a busy college town offering superb schools and an abundance of shopping and restaurants. 20 minutes south of Monmouth, Lewiston and it’s “across the river” neighbor Auburn are home to more than 100,000 people. This diverse community features music and theatre, organized sports, and amazing educational offerings. Lewiston is home to Bates College, a top ranked Liberal Arts institution. Lewiston hosts a famous Balloon Festival in a pleasant park that draws thousands of families every summer. The Monmouth area offers scenic hiking trails, peaceful lakes and several rivers – and waterfront homes. Enjoy award-winning golf and winter sports including cross-country skiing, snowmobiling and snowshoeing. You will also have easy proximity to several wonderful downhill ski and snowboarding facilities. Portland - one of the most desirable cities in New England – is just an hour away. With a very active social scene centered around the popular Old Port district, you will find hundreds of amazing seafood and international restaurants, the convenient International Jetport, three semi-pro sports teams, museums, a historic symphony orchestra, live theater, and more. It’s no wonder that Portland is often listed as one of the best places to live in the US. Contact us today to learn more about this new opportunity!




Patten: We seek an experienced Physician Assistant to join a very well established and financially secure rural health center (FQHC), now in its fourth decade of operation. In addition to primary care, this respected organization provides dental care, mental health care, physical therapy, and chiropractic services. We offer a rewarding outpatient-only family practice caring for patients of all ages – many of whom are uninsured or underinsured – along with some walk-in/urgent care. Your panel will be weighted toward geriatrics more than pediatrics. You should have at least three years of advance practice experience in primary care so you will be prepared to practice independently from the start. Certification in CPR and ACLS are required. This full time position comes with a terrific weekday schedule - with no nights, no weekends, no holidays. You will enjoy practicing in a modern facility with state of the art technology and electronic medical records – to become part of an experienced, collaborative team focused on providing the best possible patient care. You will earn a competitive salary plus benefits including federal liability insurance, paid relocation to beautiful Maine, health, dental and vision insurance, disability and life insurance, and participation in a retirement plan with employer contributions. You will have a week of paid leave plus an expense budget for your CME. Enjoy three weeks of paid vacation time (four weeks in year two!) PLUS 10 paid holidays! You will also be eligible for federal loan repayment! Patten is a small town between the cities of Bangor and Houlton in northern Maine. This family-friendly community, and several more rural communities near it, offers affordable housing, with acreage readily available for those who dream of a country lifestyle. Waterfront living is plentiful, with homes on many nearby lakes, rivers and streams. The terrain is marked by rolling hills and lush forests, with agricultural properties thriving across the region. What was once a busy logging district is now popular for scenery and recreation! This picturesque area supports many activities for locals and visitors alike: boating, snowmobiling, golf, camping, hiking and climbing, hunting and fishing – and many more ways to enjoy Maine's acclaimed four-season environment. Near Patten is Baxter State Park – a 200,000 acre playground that is home of Maine’s tallest mountain – Mt. Katahdin – plus scenic lakes and ponds, and the start/finish of the Appalachian Trail. Home to wildlife including moose and bald eagles, Baxter is a wonderful resource for all who enjoy nature. Bangor, 90 miles south of Patten, is home to over 100,000 people and offers an international airport, shopping malls and theatres, dozens of chain and independent restaurants, a wonderful children’s museum, a symphony orchestra, a casino/hotel, summer concerts and music festivals on the riverfront, and much more. Closer to Patten is the city of Orono, with primary campus of the University of Maine, home to over 10,000 full time students and an abundance of cultural and collegiate sporting events, including NCAA Division I football, soccer, basketball, baseball and hockey. Contact us today to learn more about this new position!



Portland: We invite TWO experienced Critical Care/Acute Care Physician Assistants to join the thriving Cardiothoracic Surgery division of Maine’s largest hospital. An ideal candidate will have at least 3 years of critical care experience and an interest in cardiology and/or surgery. Become part of a successful comprehensive Cardiac Surgery program that manages 1400+ cases annually. You will join a respected team of 6 Cardiac Surgeons & 20 NP/PAs and provide inpatient care for post-op cardiac surgery patients in an adult ICU setting, and occasionally in a step-down/ intermediate care unit. APPs work closely with the Surgeons and the Cardiovascular Critical Care Intensivists, getting a high level of autonomy while providing the highest quality of care. The goal will be for you to attain full privileges to perform bedside procedures independently. Your schedule will be 3 nights/week (6pm-7am) and one weekend/month based primarily in the Cardiothoracic ICU. There may be a future possibility of moving to a day schedule, though the current need is on nights. This surgical program is at the forefront of minimally invasive valve platforms (such as TAVR and advanced heart failure treatments, including ECMO and VADs). Enjoy a great scope of practice in an exciting environment within this award-winning 600+ bed academic medical center (affiliated with Tufts School of Medicine in Boston). You will be impressed with the talented, caring staff, comprehensive facilities, and fully integrated EMR system. You will earn a highly competitive salary plus full hospital benefits that include relocation assistance to Maine, health/dental/vision insurance, pet insurance, paid time off for vacations, more paid leave plus a budget for your CME, participation in a retirement plan, and more! The employer is a non-profit hospital so you will qualify for tax cuts for your student loans. Details will be shared with qualified candidates. Portland is the largest city in Maine, with an expansive metro area that half a million people call home. As one of the most desirable destinations in New England, this harbor town has a thriving social scene centered around the popular Old Port – a bustling district of shops, clubs and eateries. With literally hundreds of restaurants, Portland is a renown “foodie” city, winning multiple awards for quality and the diversity. Enjoy scenic harborside dining, numerous galleries and museums, live theater, an acclaimed symphony, and much more. Portland’s International Jetport is rated tops in the region. Portland is home to semipro farm teams (baseball, basketball and hockey), the state’s largest shopping mall, and regular ferry service to several picturesque islands in Casco Bay. Portland lands on many Top 10 lists including “Best Cities for Hipsters,” “Most Educated City in America,” “Top City for Empty Nesters,” and “Coolest Small Cities in America.” Locals are proud to be the #3 “Best City for Families” (Parenting Magazine) and #1 “America’s Most Livable Cities” (Forbes). Maine’s sandy beaches are just minutes from the city and are perfect for everything from playing in the surf to relaxing with a book amid the call of the gulls. Local recreation includes golf, hiking, fishing, biking and horseback riding, along with every variety of boating – from kayaking to sailing. Winter sports include cross-country skiing, ice fishing, snowshoeing and snowmobiling – with excellent downhill skiing and snowboarding a short drive away. Portland offers cultural diversity and an incredible quality of life. It’s a safe place to raise children, with nationally-recognized schools, and attractive housing in city, suburban or rural settings. Portland is two hours from Boston – convenient by freeway, or on the popular “Down-Easter” train. Explore this gem on the coast and see what Portland can offer you and your family! Contact us today to learn more about this exciting new opportunity!



Southwest Harbor: Just announced! We seek an experienced Physician Assistant to join a thriving community health center managed by an exceptional small hospital in this unique island location. Join a friendly, experienced group of medical providers (3 physicians and an FNP) providing outpatient primary care services to area residents, and to the many vacationers who visit this scenic location in all seasons. An ideal candidate will have at least two years of experience as a PA and will enjoy practicing in a rural community. This new position was created to replace an NP who is preparing to retire. You will be employed by the hospital, and you will see patients of all ages, including a substantial number of older adults/geriatrics. Enjoy a convenient weekday schedule – with your choice of four longer days, or five shorter days/week. This practice provides excellent clinical and administrative support. Join the medical staff of this top ranked independent, nonprofit, critical access hospital that is consistently rated #1 in Maine. You will have a real impact with patients and enjoy an amazing lifestyle in this highly desirable community. You will earn a very competitive salary plus benefits including paid relocation assistance, health and dental insurance, plenty of paid time off for sick leave and vacations, paid holidays, more paid leave plus a budget for your CME, participation in a retirement program, and more. Details will be shared with qualified candidates. Come to the coast of Maine! Southwest Harbor is a scenic New England village on bridge-connected Mount Desert Island – at over 100 square miles in size, the second-largest island off the east coast. This idyllic town offers unique cafes and interesting shops and beautiful views at every turn. The local schools are top-rated. A variety of homes are available on and off the island. MDI is the site of spectacular Acadia National Park, voted “America’s Favorite Place.” The second most popular national park in the east, Acadia hosts over 3 million visitors annually. With 50,000 acres of beautiful mountains and lakes, picturesque coastlines and welcoming campgrounds, Acadia offers 30 miles of groomed bicycle paths and a range of unique hiking trails appealing to the novice, or to advanced climbers. Your recreational choices are unbeatable here – and include challenging golf, and all types of boating, from kayaking to sailing to whale-watching cruises. In the wintertime, enjoy cross country skiing, ice fishing, snowshoeing, and snowmobiling too. The hospital is in Bar Harbor – the biggest town on the island. Renowned as a tourist destination, and a popular cruise ship stop, Bar Harbor is home to an impressive selection of seafood restaurants and ice cream shops, a Native American museum, and The Jackson Laboratory – a highly respected genetics research complex. Bar Harbor is 75 minutes from Bangor, Maine's third largest city, offering an international airport, shopping malls, a symphony orchestra, a casino/hotel, a first-rate children’s museum, riverfront festivals and concerts, and many other amenities. Come live the dream! Contact us today to hear more about this exciting new position!