Lincoln, Maine: We seek an experienced Family Nurse Practitioner or 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 four 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 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 an affordable home in a safe, friendly neighborhood in town or nearby. Be sure to explore the many waterfront options! Homes on multiple acres are also available for those seeking privacy, or space for special interests such as horses. 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!
We are offering:
- Paid relocation assistance to bring you to beautiful Maine
- Scenic environment, welcoming community!
- Secure employment with established nonprofit health center
- Choice of schedule: 4 or 5 days/week
- Interesting and rewarding practice with lots of variety
- Bright, modern, comfortable practice
- Join supportive mental health team
- Competitive base salary
- Cash signing bonus
- Paid license fees
- Fully paid family health plus life and disability insurance
- Plenty of paid time off plus paid holidays
- Participation in a 401k plan
- Paid leave with an expense budget for your CME
- FTCA (federal tort claims act) liability insurance
- Easy proximity to a bigger city/international airport
- Loan repayment may also be available!
This Nurse Practitioner job opening was originally posted on 06/02/2023 and last updated on 06/02/2023. Contact the employer using the Apply Online button or the information on this posting and mention you saw this job posting on NPJobSite.com.