SURGICAL NP invited to Scenic Coastal MAINE! Hospital employed position in welcoming community! Loan assistance & more! - 23440001
Machias, Maine: We invite an experienced Nurse Practitioner or 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!
We are offering:
- Secure hospital employment
- Paid relocation assistance to bring you to beautiful Maine
- Key role as Surgical First Assist
- Interesting practice, mix of OR and outpatient surgical care
- Competitive salary
- Paid license fees
- Health, dental and vision insurance
- Paid liability insurance
- Paid vacation time PLUS sick leave/paid holidays
- Paid time off plus a budget for your CME
- Retirement plan with employer matching
- Student loan debt assistance available