Bridgton - Primary Care FNP/PA invited to join excellent FQHC 1 hour from Portland! Just announced! - 22983828
Bridgton, Maine: Just announced! We seek an experienced primary care Family Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to join a Federally Qualified Health Center operating four clinics to serve a multicultural rural population of over 12,000 people in central and western Maine. Founded in the 1970s, the original trio of practices are located between the cities of Lewiston (second largest city in Maine) and Augusta (the state capital). A fourth location is now open in the western Maine town of Bridgton, where the next hire will go.
Join an organization offering integrated behavioral health, care managers, and a patient assistance coordinator in a nationally recognized Patient-Centered Medical Home setting. In this new health center, you will practice alongside two Physicians and a PA providing compassionate outpatient care to people of all ages, pediatrics to geriatrics (“cradle-to-grave”). Those interested in addiction medicine will receive support to certify in this field. Practice in a collegial environment with an excellent clinical support team and enjoy a convenient 4 day/week schedule! 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 competitive salary (based on experience) along with a comprehensive benefits plan that includes relocation assistance, 100% paid family health and dental insurance, a generous amount of paid time off for vacations and sick leave, paid holidays, more paid leave plus a budget for your CME, participation in a retirement plan, and more. NHSC/Federal medical education loan repayment is also available here.
Bridgton is a scenic lakeside town of over 5000 people located 70 minutes northwest of Portland. With a charming downtown district and multiple businesses along the water’s edge, this community is both an enjoyable place to live, and a popular spot for tourists and recreational visitors. Once a center of industry supported by water-powered mills, the town is now a hub for boating and fishing, and it is the gateway to Maine’s popular ski district. Bridgton is home to Shawnee Peak, a popular family-run ski area (with day and night skiing), and it is on the popular route to the huge resort at Sunday River, 45 minutes to the north, with a world-class golf course and a three-mile-wide ski facility striped with hundreds of runs.
Make your home here and enjoy mountain vistas, historic covered bridges, and local shopping and dining too. Bridgton is just 35 minutes from North Conway, New Hampshire – also beautiful site for hiking and mountain biking plus skiing and snowboarding – a city renowned tax-free outlet shopping, historic inns and more.
Portland, one of the most desirable cities in New England, is in easy reach. With an active social scene centered around the popular Old Port district, you will enjoy amazing seafood and other restaurants, the convenient international Jetport, three semi-pro sports teams, museums, performing arts, the state’s largest mall, and much more.
Contact us today to see what this new opportunity can offer you!
We are offering:
- Rewarding role with established FQHC
- Convenient 4 day/week schedule
- Interesting broad scope ALL AGES outpatient practice
- Paid relocation assistance to bring you to beautiful Maine
- Paid liability insurance
- Competitive salary
- Fully paid family health and dental insurance
- Disability and life insurance
- Plenty of paid vacation time/paid holidays
- Additional paid leave plus a budget for your CME
- Participation in a retirement plan
- Federal programs to assist with your student loan debt!
- Friendly, welcoming community!