Houlton, Maine: We invite a confident Physician Assistant to join a busy, established outpatient Internal Medicine practice run by an award-winning 25-bed critical access hospital serving 18,000 residents of Aroostook County, in northeastern Maine.
Enjoy an EXCELLENT SCHEDULE with no nights, no weekends, no holidays, and no after-hours call! You will work Monday through Thursday, plus one Friday per month.
Provider volume is very reasonable, averaging just 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. Join one of America’s Top Rural Hospitals, designated by the Leapfrog Group for exemplary performance across a variety of safety and quality measures. Practice in a community where patients show respect and appreciation!
We are offering:
- Paid relocation to scenic Maine
- Safe, welcoming, family-friendly community
- Excellent salary
- Secure hospital employment
- Terrific weekday schedule with no call!
- Wonderful professional environment
- Established outpatient practice with experienced support staff
- Plenty of paid time off!
- Paid liability insurance
- Budget for your CME
- Excellent health insurance
- Assistance with student loan debt
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 would enjoy some elbow room. You can find a big home on 10+ 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 even dog sledding.
Houlton is the seat of Aroostook County, the largest county east of the Mississippi. This is a picturesque region of farms, forests and rolling hills, plus many lakes and streams. Many organic farms thrive here, growing such things as potatoes and broccoli.
Many Houlton residents enjoy visiting 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 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.
Contact us today to learn more about this attractive new opportunity!